The supercar of the skies (which anyone can fly)

Date:
September 30th, 2015

The Icon A5 is the new ‘flying car’ concept that everyone is talking about. With its first flight completed on 7 July 2014, it’s had quite a year. Recently, the company invited a group of…

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5 flights we flew this week (& their prices)

Date:
September 30th, 2015

During the summer months lots of our European flights are to popular summer leisure hotspots. But with Autumn now upon us, the mix of airports we’re using is changing and getting wider again. Here are…

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More bizav consolidation as Signature and Landmark to merge

Date:
September 25th, 2015

Another major business aviation consolidation is on the cards, following recent news that BBA Aviation plc – owners of Signature Flight Support – are proposing to buy rival Landmark Aviation, in a $2.065 billion deal.…

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Our 10 Favourite Aviation Firsts (and a first flight to St Helena)

Date:
September 23rd, 2015

St Helena might be a tiny island (just 10 x 5 miles) but last week it made big news in aviation.The very first landing took place on its new runway on 15th September 2015, by…

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Aircraft & Air Race Winners Of BGAD 2015

Date:
September 16th, 2015

A roundup of highlights from BGAD 2015, including aircraft and PrivateFly air race winners.

The world’s first ‘Jeticopter’?

Date:
September 16th, 2015

Is it a bird, is it a plane? No, it’s a TriFan 600, an intriguing new flying invention that has caught our eye. The TriFan 600 can’t really be described as either a private jet…

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PrivateFly brings the Red Bull Air Race to BGAD

Date:
September 10th, 2015

At PrivateFly we like to do things a bit differently. And that includes trade events. On Tuesday 15th September we’ll be taking part in the The UK Business & General Aviation Day (BGAD), the annual gathering…

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The first Citation Latitude hits the charter market

Date:
September 9th, 2015

It’s been a much-talked-about aircraft since Cessna announced the development of the Citation Latitude at NBAA in October 2011. And we’ve been looking forward to seeing how this ‘gap-filler’ in the Citation line-up performs in…

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10 cost saving tips for private jet travel

Date:
September 9th, 2015

Private jet clients are smart decision makers – and that means saving money and adding maximum value to their private travel budgets. At PrivateFly we know the industry inside-out, so here are some top tips…

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Interview with pilot & risk specialist Matt Lindley

Date:
September 8th, 2015

As a pilot myself, it’s always interesting to to find out about other’s aviation careers. Especially when they move from full-time flying into business, as I did. Recently I caught up with an old Royal…

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