Malta is strategically located halfway between Europe, North Africa and the Middle East and it has become a popular location to register aircraft.

Benefits of registering aircraft in Malta

  • Various ownership and operational structures available for setting up an aviation operation
  • Can be registered in the name of an owner that applies for and obtains an Air Operator Certificate
  • Attractive tax benefits and refunds available
  • May have a right to register for VAT in Malta and flexible structures possible for VAT purposes
  • When importing aircraft to the EU, aircraft can be customs cleared and imported via Malta
  • Favourable credit opportunities available
  • Registration of mortgages on Maltese aircraft which give a high level of security to the lender

We can assist with the sale and purchase of aircraft, their registration, finance, leasing and provide advice on all tax matters and mortgages.