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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Private Jets head for Monaco Yacht Show 2014

Date:
September 5th, 2014

Cannes and Nice are always popular private jet airports, especially during Europe’s summer months. But they continue to attract private jet travellers during September, with many heading for the Monaco Yacht Show which takes place…

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Embraer’s ‘game changer’ Legacy 500 is ready for take off

Date:
September 4th, 2014

Embraer’s much-anticipated Legacy 500 is now ready to enter service, having received its type certification from the Brazilian Civil Aviation Agency last month. This is expected to be closely followed by FAA and European certification…

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10 rules of private jet-iquette

Date:
September 3rd, 2014

With knee defenders causing tempers to boil over on airline flights, onboard etiquette is a matter of much debate at the moment. The seat pitch onboard a private jet definitely means your knees escape unscathed,…

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