There is a lot of confusion around the different appraisal organizations. ASA, NAAA, PAAO, ISTAT - what do all these letters mean to you? We take a close look at the organizations that credential aircraft appraisers and what it takes to become one for each.
Lenders, insurers, asset managers and owners rely on aircraft appraisers each day, but there are a lot of misconceptions regarding the ins-and-outs of both the appraisal process and what it means to be an “appraiser”. This new Flight Level blog series, “Appraisal 101” will highlight some things we wish all our clients knew and give some insider scoop on what to watch out for when you hire your next appraiser.