Airlines & Aviation
The airline and aviation industry is one of the most regulated and scrutinized industries in the world. FTI Consulting helps airlines and aviation-related companies around the world successfully navigate the changing environment in which they operate. With economic, public health and safety, labor relations, and competitor implications, a single decision or action can destroy an airlines' reputation. Our airline and aviation experts have extensive experience working as valued partners to industry; we understand today’s challenges and the expectations of tomorrow. Using our deep sector knowledge and actionable expertise, we help clients make more informed decisions about the strategic, operational and financial aspects of their business.
Our Industry Sectors
Corporate Finance & Restructuring
We leverage our global airline and aviation experience to provide our clients solutions to issues that arise across the entire transaction lifecycle. Our deep sector expertise enables our team to quickly understand and successfully respond to the issues facing our clients.
Whether representing buyers, sellers, or lenders, our transaction experts deliver comprehensive due diligence advice and hands-on support in evaluating opportunities across the risk/return spectrum and across the supply chain.
Our business transformation experts help management reshape strategy, optimize operations, and stabilize the balance sheet. For clients in crisis, our restructuring professionals team improves cash flow and cash flow management, secures additional financing, negotiates loan covenant waivers, and guides complex debt restructurings. We also provide analytical and advisory services to primary lenders, lessors, and unsecured creditors of distressed borrowers.
Crisis & Issues Management
We approach crises as multidimensional, complex events that require a quick response and consistency to stabilize the situation with all impacted stakeholders. Our team has deep experience navigating the variety of crises and issues faced by the airline and aviation industry – from airline accidents to financial distress to workforce issues to regulatory scrutiny.
Strategic Advisory and Stakeholder Communications
Our seasoned team of experts help clients navigate the spectrum of issues and events they confront in an increasingly complex, fluid and interconnected landscape. We address these challenges with airline and aviation sector expertise and best-in-class financial communications, corporate reputation, and public affairs capabilities across our global footprint. We focus on providing clear, consistent messages that resonate with both internal and external stakeholders from Wall Street to K Street to Main Street.