More ladders than snakes: PrivateFly customer reviews

Date:
February 28th, 2014

Launching a company as an entrepreneur is a roller coaster of emotions over time. Growing PrivateFly from an early stage business venture into a global private jet brand has felt like a game of Snakes…

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Happy to be called a troublemaker

Date:
February 27th, 2014

We were thrilled to find out earlier this week that PrivateFly is included in the Everline Future 50 for 2014. This is a rundown of Britain’s most innovative companies, who are using disruptive approaches to…

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Location, Location, Location: PrivateFly’s global footprint

Date:
February 25th, 2014

Since PrivateFly launched in 2008, we’ve been organising private jet charter for clients based globally. Our head office is based in the UK, in the city of St Albans, Hertfordshire. This works well for us,…

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The Citation Latitude takes flight

Date:
February 25th, 2014

As I’m a pilot on its smaller sister, the Citation XLS+, I was eagerly awaiting the first test flight of Cessna’s new midsize jet – the Citation Latitude. This took place on February 18 in…

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Flying without windows: The Supersonic Spike S-512

Date:
February 20th, 2014

Lots of media interest this week for the Spike Aerospace S-512 supersonic private jet project. Specifically its new window concept. That’s to say, it doesn’t have any. If the idea of a windowless aircraft makes…

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How sport drives demand in business aviation

Date:
February 13th, 2014

Business aviation is used as an efficiency tool across a large number of industries, but some sectors are particularly closely aligned. As I’ve mentioned before, property is one of them (see Property and Private Jets).…

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Airports which cross boundaries

Date:
February 7th, 2014

I was pleased to hear recently that talks on the possibility of a joint Israeli – Jordanian airport could be on again. This shared Middle Eastern airport concept has been talked about for some time.…

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Oscars 2014 – through the private jet lens

Date:
January 30th, 2014

While I wouldn’t describe myself as an avid film fan, at this time of year I try to make time to see some of the hot Oscar contenders. Being more than a little aviation obsessed…

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Air Traffic Strikes – Is It Time For Military Control?

Date:
January 29th, 2014

Air traffic control strikes are causing more travel disruption across Europe for thousands of passengers this week. This is due to proposed cost cuts and reforms. Portuguese controllers were on strike today from 0700 hrs…

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Property & Private Jets – Europe’s Top 10 Investment Hotspots

Date:
January 27th, 2014

On 11th – 14th March 2014, the global property market will meet in Cannes for MIPIM, the world’s biggest conference for the real estate industry. Related private jet activity will be busy – into both…

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