New Delhi, March 3 -- Private jet and helicopter operator Jetsetgo Aviation Services Pvt. Ltd, which is set to become one of the first companies to set up an aircraft financing and leasing arm at Gujarat's Gift city, is in the process of acquiring pre-owned aircraft. The venture will be a fully-owned unit and is likely to start operations in six to eight weeks, said Kanika Tekriwal, chief executive and founder, Jetsetgo. Edited excerpts from an interview.

Why are you getting into aircraft leasing?

The increasing complexity and disruptions in flying commercial, for which there is no clarity on when or what the new normal will be, is resulting in a significant spike in demand for private aviation. This coupled with attractive acquisition ...