Flying like a G6 (aka the Gulfstream G650)

Date:
November 24th, 2010

The new Gulfstream G650, Gulfstream’s latest long range business jet, has been immortalised in song. The platinum-selling track is ‘Like a G6′, by Far East Movement, from their album Free Wired, currently at number 6…

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Phenom 300 strikes killer blow to Hawker 400

Date:
November 18th, 2010

The battle of the light jets has produced another casualty – the Hawker 400 is bowing out of the fight and ceasing its production. This month’s surprise announcement from NetJets – that it had placed…

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Hangar8 Lists on AIM

Date:
November 13th, 2010

Congratulations this week went to one of PrivateFly’s suppliers, Hangar8 who listed on AIM; London’s Stock Exchange for small but rapidly growing companies. Placing 1.3 million shares at £1.50, Dustin Dryden (Hangar8’s md) pulled in…

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Private equity firm invests in private jet FBO network

Date:
November 10th, 2010

The private aviation sector after previous recessions has been an excellent recovery stock, so this month’s sale of Swissport International to PAI Partners is a very interesting signal. Swissport International is the world’s leading provider…

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London Helicopters – your options

Date:
November 3rd, 2010

If you’re looking to charter a helicopter in London for a city sightseeing tour or for business, you should look carefully at your options. There are several London helipads for take-off or landing and, in…

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