Aviation Overview

John Pye Business Assets Aviation Department has managed a range of aviation instructions to secondary market including both auction and private treaty sales over the years.

Ranging from gliders to twin engine aircraft, the Business Asset division have approved support service suppliers across the aviation industry, providing logistics, storage and temporary aviation insurance to ensure effective asset management from start of instruction to final sale.

We work with brokers, manufacturers, air fields, private owners and aviation transportation companies to ensure effective asset management across the U.K


Department Contacts

Charles Loake FNAVA
Associate Director and Joint Head of Business & Property
0115 970 60 60
07870 657 082
[email protected]
Trevor Palethorpe FNAVA
Associate Director and Joint Head of Business & Property
0115 970 60 60
07841 456 456
[email protected]

Aviation Departments

Construction Plant

John Pye Auctions Business Assets department has appraised, valued, marketed and sold rolling agriculture and construction plant for over 30 years, amounting to tens of millions of pound of industrial rollin...

Industrial Machinery

For over 30 years John Pye Business Assets department has managed fixed industrial surplus assets for clients, from initial appraisals and valuations through to site clearances, on-site auction sales and onl...


John Pye Auctions Vehicles department has grown substantially since 2011 to now sell over 16,000 vehicles per annum across more than 20 UK sites. These vehicles range from seized vehicles – cars, motorb...


John Pye Business Assets Marine Department has managed a range of marine vessels to secondary market auction and private treaty sale over the last few decades. These vessels range from small ribs and plea...

Aviation In The Media

John Pye Appointed to Sell Intellectual Pr...

On Instruction of the Joint Administrators, John Pye are instructed to sell the Intellectual Property of FABB Projects Limited T/as FABB Sofas consisting of; A) Website domains, B) Trademarks/Logos & C) Web...

Business Assets Case Studies

HM Revenue & Customs

After undertaking a six month tender process, Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs appointed John Pye & Sons as contractual Valuation and Auction Agents for HMRC VAT arrears asset sales. We now manage ...

Boeing 737 Flight Simulator

John Pye Auctions were instructed to sell a 2012 Boeing 737 NG Flight Simulator by BDO accountants, managing a corporate administration. The flight simulator was housed in an entertainments centre in Nott...

Phones4U Administration

John Pye Auctions Business Assets department were appointed agents for the Phones4U Administration after initially supplying the Administrators, PWC, with a solid barometer of appraisal data from our unique ...

Gibbs Technology Automotive

Developers of amphibious vehicle technology, Gibbs Technologies appointed John Pye & Sons to manage a disposal of surplus Land Rover engines & automotive parts at their West Midlands factory. Gibb...

T. Casquero

John Pye & Sons were approached by a consortium of City of London Metal Traders & Financiers to conduct a site assessment of a Spanish plant breakers yard for an asset acquisition. The plant, haul...

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