Ed Miliband’s view on Private Equity

Date:
September 29th, 2011

After his flagship ‘new bargain’ conference speech earlier this week, the labour leader Ed Miliband is attracting accusations of being anti-business, given the speech included an attack on corporate ethics. He described Private Equity companies…

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How much does it cost to hire a private jet?

Date:
September 21st, 2011

This is one of the questions I am frequently asked. Many people who have not flown by private jet have no idea how much it costs to charter an aircraft. Even those who have used…

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What is a FBO?

Date:
September 15th, 2011

You’ll often hear the terms “FBO” being talked about within the private jet industry, but where does the name come from and what exactly does it mean? PrivateFly.com investigates. What is a FBO? FBO stands…

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What’s the difference between a Captain and a Pilot?

Date:
September 5th, 2011

We’ve all heard “This is your Captain speaking” bellowing out over tannoy systems on scheduled flights (normally followed by a delay announcement), but what is the difference between a pilot and a Captain? A pilot…

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