A Certified Appraisal involves a physical examination of the subject aircraft and its records. The appraiser certifies through his own due diligence that the appraised value is accurate based on information obtained first hand...
This type of appraisal relies on information provided by the client or another outside source. A Desktop Appraisal is still able to comply with the standards set forth by USPAP...
Future Value Projections
We use historical value data and trends, along with current and projected economic indicators, in order to estimate future values.
There are two publications that report “book values” for aircraft. One is Aircraft Bluebook Price Digest, and the other is Vref Publishing...