5 reasons why Gulfstream is flying high

Date:
July 29th, 2015

One of the biggest recent success stories of business jet manufacturing, Gulfstream have created a highly-desirable and high-performing family of jets with global appeal. Here are the five key ingredients to Gulfstream’s recipe for success:…

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When will supersonic private jets be a commercial reality?

Date:
July 28th, 2015

There has been much talk of a new era for supersonic aviation, ever since the demise of Concorde. And as with many other aspects of aviation, private aviation leads the way in the commercial sector.…

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Peak season for empty legs

Date:
July 21st, 2015

In the summer period, discounted empty leg flights reach their peak within Europe. This is simply because empty leg availability is a reflection of overall market demand – the more ‘standard’ private jet charters there are, the…

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The Legacy 500 now available for charter

Date:
July 21st, 2015

Since deliveries began late last year, we’ve been eagerly anticipating the new midsize Legacy 500 to become available to charter on the PrivateFly network. And we’re pleased to say it is now ready and waiting.…

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New-from-old jets: What’s next for Nextant?

Date:
July 15th, 2015

It was recently announced that Nextant Aerospace, the US-based company specialising in re-engineered aircraft, have entered a new phase by opening its re-sale division. This is a confident step for Nextant, showing the ongoing appeal…

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Focus on France – our favourite french airports

Date:
July 14th, 2015

With it being 14th July and Bastille Day, the PrivateFly office took on a decidedly French feel today, with our French team celebrating their French National Day. As the most popular market for private jet…

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Bucharest or Budapest? 5 embarrassing destination mix-ups

Date:
July 14th, 2015

An eye for detail is something our Flight Team have in spades – an essential skill when you’re arranging flights all over the world. This was made clear by another story last week about a…

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5 ways to put the wow in wedding, by private jet & helicopter

Date:
July 13th, 2015

It’s wedding season and here at PrivateFly, we’re feeling a little misty-eyed at all the romantic flights we’re arranging at this time of year. As romantic gestures go, whisking your beloved off in a private…

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Top of the Props

Date:
July 8th, 2015

It’s one of the most versatile and cost-efficient classes of aircraft, but the turboprop is also commonly misunderstood. With propellers on the outside of the aircraft, sometimes a prop aircraft can be labelled as the…

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The best VLJ in the market? Ask the pilot

Date:
July 8th, 2015

The entry level VLJ (Very Light Jet) market has continued to perform well during the economic downturn, seeing its market share increase – for both business and leisure flights. And with the Citation M2 recently…

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