Flying Pride of Britain’s Ted McCaffery to Disneyland Paris

Date:
October 7th, 2014

Much as we enjoy flying all types of clients, last night’s VIP takes some beating. We were very proud to fly 7-year old Ted McCaffery, from Warrington, to Disneyland Paris as part of his LIDL…

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Flying the Big Jets – Ask the Pilot

Date:
October 2nd, 2014

Long range jets are seen as the supermodels of the private jet world. Flying the fastest and the furthest, long range jets cater for both larger groups and long-haul distances. Long range jets are some…

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The ‘Rolls Royce of the skies’ Global 7000

Date:
October 2nd, 2014

With Ultra Long Range jets the strongest industry growth sector, there was much excitement this summer as manufacturer Bombardier unveiled the first prototype of their new Global 7000. The plans have been on paper for…

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Summer 2014: Who were Europe’s bizav winners & losers?

Date:
September 30th, 2014

The summer months in Europe see business aviation reach its busiest period of demand, with the peak usually seen in July. This is very different to the US market which sees a much more even…

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Airbus join the race for first supersonic private jet

Date:
September 25th, 2014

Great news this week that Airbus has joined forces with the Aerion Corporation – one of the front runners in the race to launch the world’s first supersonic private jet with the Aerion AS2. Their…

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Intrepid Design: The art of aviation parts

Date:
September 22nd, 2014

At PrivateFly, we think an aircraft is a work of art in itself. But design company Intrepid Design takes the idea to a whole new level, by transforming decommissioned aviation and aircraft parts into stunning,…

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PrivateFly To Scotland – Every Vote Counted

Date:
September 19th, 2014

In the United Kingdom and across the world, the news has been dominated today by the Scottish referendum results. As a proud Scot myself, but living in London, I like other ‘expat Scots’ was not…

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Private jet charter during the Air France pilot strike

Date:
September 18th, 2014

The Air France pilot strike is continuing to cause severe disruption to air passengers in France and the rest of Europe. The dispute is over the airline’s plans to move some of its crew and…

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Will Bitcoin take off for private jet flights?

Date:
September 17th, 2014

Recently I’ve been asked to speak about about PrivateFly’s decision to accept payment for flights in Bitcoin. We were featured on a Channel 4 news feature in September, which looked at the increasing popularity of…

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An eventful day at London Luton airport

Date:
September 9th, 2014

Yesterday I spent the morning at London Luton Airport with a TV news crew. They were filming a segment for a forthcoming report, and PrivateFly is being used a business case study. It will be…

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