canyonblue17
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What happens to Jeffrey Epstein's aircraft following his death

Sat Aug 10, 2019 1:58 pm

The billionaire hedge fund manager and friend to the rich and famous in Palm Beach, Florida and elsewhere, who was accused of sex trafficking numerous young girls, was found dead in his jail cell. I know he still had the G-V and at least one helicopter. Don't know if he still owned a G-IV he used to fly and of course the 727 he purchased from Les Wexner of L Brands (Victoria Secret and Bath & Body Works). So what happens to his aircraft now?
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Polot
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Re: What happens to Jeffrey Epstein's aircraft following his death

Sat Aug 10, 2019 2:05 pm

They will likely be sold by his estate. It’s no different than any other asset that someone owns when they die.
 
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Re: What happens to Jeffrey Epstein's aircraft following his death

Sat Aug 10, 2019 2:09 pm

Polot wrote:
They will likely be sold by his estate. It’s no different than any other asset that someone owns when they die.


Right. Standard process upon death. Who really cares? Nothing to see here. Move along.
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canyonblue17
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Re: What happens to Jeffrey Epstein's aircraft following his death

Sun Aug 11, 2019 4:53 pm

There is a chance they won't be sold by his estate, because the aircraft are an integral part of ongoing criminal and civil cases. Is it possible they could be seized by the government and then sold at auction to help compensate potential victims? If so, does anyone know what the process is? How long would the government hold on to them (end of the cases?) and how do they sell them after that? Also, I understand some seized items are kept and then used by the government for future law enforcement/civil purposes. Is that also a possibility with these aircraft?
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Re: What happens to Jeffrey Epstein's aircraft following his death

Sun Aug 11, 2019 4:57 pm

cathay747 wrote:
Polot wrote:
They will likely be sold by his estate. It’s no different than any other asset that someone owns when they die.


Right. Standard process upon death. Who really cares? Nothing to see here. Move along.


And what if it is impounded due to investigation?

This is a legit topic of discussion. You are free to not contribute.
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Re: What happens to Jeffrey Epstein's aircraft following his death

Sun Aug 11, 2019 5:08 pm

Surely if the aircraft is interesting for a criminal investigation, then this would have already been well searched for evidence/seized to avoid evidence being erased by members of his estate?

It’s all speculation, but I’m with the people who think these aircraft will be dealt with by his estate along with everything else.
 
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Re: What happens to Jeffrey Epstein's aircraft following his death

Sun Aug 11, 2019 5:17 pm

It is also possible the aircraft were seized as property connected to his criminal enterprises and after non longer needed as evidence, sold to the public at auction with the monies going to the Government.
 
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Re: What happens to Jeffrey Epstein's aircraft following his death

Sun Aug 11, 2019 5:28 pm

Thunderbolt500 wrote:
Dead man don't talk so I wouldn't be shock if this was staged

Oh yah it’s shady at the very least
 
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Re: What happens to Jeffrey Epstein's aircraft following his death

Sun Aug 11, 2019 5:29 pm

It will go on permanent display at the Pedophile Museum which is still under development. Site location to be announced early next year.

Or, less likely, it will be sold for well below market value as no one would want to be associated with activities that once (allegedly) went on inside.
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Re: What happens to Jeffrey Epstein's aircraft following his death

Sun Aug 11, 2019 5:54 pm

Epstein sold the 727-200 just weeks before his arrest.

https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2019-07- ... t-document
 
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Re: What happens to Jeffrey Epstein's aircraft following his death

Sun Aug 11, 2019 6:02 pm

Why would anyone want to buy it? 727's are getting harder to maintain as fewer are being used by charter and freight airlines. This particular aircraft also has stigma associated with it. Even if it were reregistered, anyone with an internet connection could track down its ownership history. I think the only value it would have is to part it out.
 
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Re: What happens to Jeffrey Epstein's aircraft following his death

Sun Aug 11, 2019 6:14 pm

WeatherPilot wrote:
Epstein sold the 727-200 just weeks before his arrest.

https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2019-07- ... t-document



That is a -100, not -200. Never let that facts get in the way of a good story. There are a few other planes with sorid pasts that have managed to on with good lives.
 
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Re: What happens to Jeffrey Epstein's aircraft following his death

Sun Aug 11, 2019 6:21 pm

His aircraft will be sold by his executor and the proceeds will go to his estate.

The executor May be prevented from distributing some or all of the estate’s assets to the heirs until all the civil lawsuits against Epstein are adjudicated so that any awarded parties can be compensated.
 
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Re: What happens to Jeffrey Epstein's aircraft following his death

Sun Aug 11, 2019 6:28 pm

BravoOne wrote:
WeatherPilot wrote:
Epstein sold the 727-200 just weeks before his arrest.

https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2019-07- ... t-document



That is a -100, not -200. Never let that facts get in the way of a good story. There are a few other planes with sorid pasts that have managed to on with good lives.


There wasn't social media when most of those planes got sold to new operators. What corporation wants to be associated with this plane? I also doubt anyone wants to refurbish the interior of this plane considering there are newer planes available with ETOPS and only require a crew of 2 rather than 3.
 
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Re: What happens to Jeffrey Epstein's aircraft following his death

Sun Aug 11, 2019 6:39 pm

WeatherPilot wrote:
Epstein sold the 727-200 just weeks before his arrest.

https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2019-07- ... t-document


I hope they steam cleaned the carpets well on the Lolita Express. Being a 727 it probably had minimal value.

Statements made by Epstein's legal team to the courts indicated he only owns 1 plane currently, plus some copters.

One of his helicopter's is now for sale
asking about $3 million for his sleek 2008 Sikorsky S-76


https://pagesix.com/2019/08/02/jeffrey- ... -cuddling/
 
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Re: What happens to Jeffrey Epstein's aircraft following his death

Sun Aug 11, 2019 6:39 pm

There are a couple of BBJ's running around whose past life includes rendition flights for the CIA and others. Only Avgeeks would sit around and match registration numbers with past ownership history , and even then in most cases you could track their previous owners.
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Re: What happens to Jeffrey Epstein's aircraft following his death

Sun Aug 11, 2019 6:52 pm

Everything should be seized, sold and anonymously given to good causes.
 
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Re: What happens to Jeffrey Epstein's aircraft following his death

Sun Aug 11, 2019 8:25 pm

Found an interesting article on www.insider.com.

Apparently he had three jets;

B727 N908JE registered to JEGE Inc

Gulfsteam N212JE registered to JEGE Inc


Gulfstream N120JE registered to Plan D LLC.

Will be interesting to see where they end up.
 
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Re: What happens to Jeffrey Epstein's aircraft following his death

Sun Aug 11, 2019 8:55 pm

The 727 and the G4 are long since gone.
 
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Re: What happens to Jeffrey Epstein's aircraft following his death

Sun Aug 11, 2019 9:08 pm

FAA website shows N908JE expired 30/06/2019.
 
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Re: What happens to Jeffrey Epstein's aircraft following his death

Sun Aug 11, 2019 9:25 pm

KlimaBXsst wrote:
Ride sharing...


well, kinda ...

but now he is death, they will never be able to proof it
 
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Re: What happens to Jeffrey Epstein's aircraft following his death

Sun Aug 11, 2019 10:18 pm

flyingclrs727 wrote:
BravoOne wrote:
WeatherPilot wrote:
Epstein sold the 727-200 just weeks before his arrest.

https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2019-07- ... t-document



That is a -100, not -200. Never let that facts get in the way of a good story. There are a few other planes with sorid pasts that have managed to on with good lives.


There wasn't social media when most of those planes got sold to new operators. What corporation wants to be associated with this plane? I also doubt anyone wants to refurbish the interior of this plane considering there are newer planes available with ETOPS and only require a crew of 2 rather than 3.


If the aircraft does not land a new owner (if eligible), it will be for economic reasons only. Some tabloid or twitter feed may mention it but that's about it.

The aircraft is an inanimate object.
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