Which aircraft were hot news this week at EBACE?

Date:
May 21st, 2015

EBACE is Europe’s key industry event for business aviation; bringing to Geneva a major influx of business leaders, government officials, manufacturers, corporate aviation departments – and a whole host of others involved in business aviation.…

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Are industry mergers good news for customers?

Date:
May 19th, 2015

There is much talk of the current ‘merger wave’ here at EBACE – and the shifting landscape of aircraft operators has been an industry talking point for many months. The latest news comes from Blink,…

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Why I’m proud to be named one of Europe’s industry leaders 2015

Date:
May 19th, 2015

Here at EBACE (European Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition), there is an annual announcement of the Top 10 Leaders of European Business Aviation. The list is decided by the global media Aviation Week, and I…

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Why I’m looking forward to EBACE 2015

Date:
May 14th, 2015

Like many in our industry, next week I’ll be heading to Geneva for EBACE (European Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition). It’s always a major highlight of the industry calendar for me. A chance to meet…

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The role of a private jet flight attendant

Date:
May 14th, 2015

The role of the flight attendant is very important in private aviation, particularly on larger aircraft and longer flights. They are highly-trained to provide this essential customer service role, making sure every detail is taken…

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Which 10 airports offer the world’s best runway views?

Date:
May 12th, 2015

Every year PrivateFly runs a poll to find the world’s most stunning airport landings. This is something we have been asking travel fans for five years now, and it never fails to excite us and…

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How animals inspire aircraft design

Date:
May 8th, 2015

Last week NASA unveiled its new ACT (Adaptive Compliant Trailing Edge) wing design. This is an innovative and highly-flexible aircraft wing, inspired by the movement of the wings of birds. But it’s not just futuristic…

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Private jet traffic jams at major sporting events

Date:
May 7th, 2015

While Floyd Mayweather Jr and Manny Pacquiao geared up for the much-anticipated ‘Fight of the Century’ last Saturday, another type of game day preparation was taking place at Las Vegas McCarran Airport. The boxing match,…

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Five flights we flew this week

Date:
May 7th, 2015

No flight is ever the same – even if the route might be. Private aviation is the ultimate in bespoke travel, so we design the details to fit around the customer. That’s one of the…

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10 facts & 5 years: All about the PrivateFly app

Date:
May 1st, 2015

When we launched the PrivateFly first generation mobile app in 2010, it was the first of its kind: The only app to give instant private jet prices and global aircraft charter. I remember having several…

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