Will new drone rules be stricter than many hope?

Date:
November 24th, 2014

Drones are flying higher than ever in the news at the moment. Firstly the FAA is expected to announce its proposals for rules on the use of commercial drones  - also known as UAVs (unmanned…

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Top 5 private jet charter aircraft 2014 – USA vs Europe

Date:
November 21st, 2014

PrivateFly is a global network of over 7,000 aircraft that you can charter, around the world. Part of the attraction of private jet charter is that you can choose from a large variety of aircraft…

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How to save 10 hours on the slopes this ski season

Date:
November 18th, 2014

Many skiers no longer have the time to take a whole week off to head to the slopes. More and more people are looking to take three or four-day breaks, over a long weekend. That’s…

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6 reasons dogs are good for business

Date:
November 18th, 2014

One of our team members here at PrivateFly is hairier than most. Tex the Labradoodle is my own dog, who comes into the office most days. As my wife Carol is also involved in the…

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PrivateFly Provides Ebola Evacuation Flights

Date:
November 14th, 2014

While private jets are typically viewed as a mode of transportation for those seeking luxury or privacy, private jets are also important transportation vehicles for medical emergencies, especially during the Ebola crisis. Earlier this year,…

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Celebrate New Year Twice In One Night? Sydney to LA in the world’s fastest private jet

Date:
November 13th, 2014

If you can’t get enough of New Year’s Eve, how about celebrating it twice – in one night? If you fly in the world’s fastest private jet, you can do just that. If you start…

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One jet, two helicopters & eight Ferraris

Date:
November 13th, 2014

One of our flights last week involved an eyecatching combination of stunning vehicles – both in the air and on the ground. The flight was for an exciting media project with Chivas 18 and PininFarina,…

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10 facts about the world’s most popular turboprop

Date:
November 12th, 2014

As the Beechcraft King Air celebrates its 50th birthday this year, here’s everything you need to know about the world’s favourite Turboprop. IT’S IN THE TOP 10 MOST POPULAR PRIVATE AIRCRAFT It’s not only the…

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Our 10 favourite animal hold-ups at airports

Date:
November 11th, 2014

London’s Heathrow airport experienced delays this week, while an errant swan was escorted from the runway. Luckily all ended well for both the swan and passengers. We frequently welcome pets on our private jet flights at…

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‘Sticking plaster’ London airport plans will cost billions more than proposed

Date:
November 11th, 2014

The Airports Commission has released a report today, showing that all 3 plans left on the table for the London airport expansion project will cost significantly more than their bids suggest. The proposal for a…

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