October 2009 — NBAA, Orlando, FL — Conklin & de Decker will host its 10th Aircraft Acquisition Planning Seminar in Scottsdale, Arizona on December 2-3, 2009.

Conklin & de Decker continues to deliver the most comprehensive seminar for aircraft buyers and owners available in the industry.  For nine years, it has delivered this informative program that brings experts together from all areas of the acquisition process including aircraft selection, purchasing, financing, safety, insurance, taxes and many other related aspects of business aircraft acquisition and ownership.   

Designed for the professional that is faced with developing the plan for acquiring their first aircraft or changing the aircraft fleet, this two-day seminar is a must for anyone who needs to:

·    Determine the best aircraft for the mission.
·    Identify the various financing alternatives and ownership structures.
·    Learn more about the often confusing Federal and State taxes, depreciation, and like-kind exchanges.
·    Understand the role of insurance, aircraft valuation and appraisals.

“There has not been a better time to acquire an aircraft in many years” stated Bill de Decker. “This seminar gives you the information and tools to make the aircraft acquisition decision.”
 “The acquisition of a business aircraft never gets any easier, especially with the rules and opinions changing all the time,” remarked Nel Stubbs, Conklin & de Decker co-owner and seminar chairwoman.  “This seminar will save anyone involved in the selection and purchasing process countless hours of research plus allow them to ask questions of industry experts that are presenting the information,” added Stubbs.

This informative two-day seminar is $995 per person; however, if you register before November 1, 2009, the cost is only $795 per person, a savings of $200 per person. Registration fees include seminar materials, continental breakfast, breaks and lunch both days with a networking reception on Wednesday evening.

For more information or to register for the Aircraft Acquisition Planning Seminar contact Conklin & de Decker at +1-602-404-1854 or go to  Seminar registration may also be done at NBAA booth 1329 where visitors can also enter to win a $250 gift card.