5 ways to put the wow in wedding, by private jet & helicopter

Date:
July 13th, 2015

It’s wedding season and here at PrivateFly, we’re feeling a little misty-eyed at all the romantic flights we’re arranging at this time of year. As romantic gestures go, whisking your beloved off in a private…

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Top of the Props

Date:
July 8th, 2015

It’s one of the most versatile and cost-efficient classes of aircraft, but the turboprop is also commonly misunderstood. With propellers on the outside of the aircraft, sometimes a prop aircraft can be labelled as the…

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The best VLJ in the market? Ask the pilot

Date:
July 8th, 2015

The entry level VLJ (Very Light Jet) market has continued to perform well during the economic downturn, seeing its market share increase – for both business and leisure flights. And with the Citation M2 recently…

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E-Fan attempts historic channel crossing

Date:
July 7th, 2015

The all-electric aircraft from Airbus, the E-Fan, will attempt to cross the English Channel from Lydd to Calais this Friday (July 10th), reversing Louis Blériot’s historic feat from over 100 years ago. It will be…

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Why we’re not (just) Uber for private jets

Date:
July 6th, 2015

When I launched PrivateFly back in 2008, it was seen as a game-changer for private jets. And since then we’ve regularly been compared to big technology brands doing things differently (and disruptively) in other sectors.…

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5 flights this week: It’s all about the customer

Date:
June 30th, 2015

A big part of the appeal of private aviation is in its bespoke nature – the customer can have their flights tailored to fit their exact needs. And our Flight Team like nothing better than…

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Interview with a private jet pilot: Matt Cockram

Date:
June 30th, 2015

One of my old RAF colleagues and friends Matt Cockram now flies the Global Express – one of the biggest and most luxurious long range private jets. I caught up with Matt recently to ask…

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Bring Your Dog To Work Day? That’s every day at PrivateFly!

Date:
June 25th, 2015

Friday 26th June is Bring Your Work Day. But here at PrivateFly, that’s something we do every day. Bring Your Dog To Work Day is a national charity campaign, raising money for rescue charity All Dogs Matter…

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Taking the temperature at The Paris Air Show

Date:
June 24th, 2015

Last week’s Paris Air Show hosted 350,000 trade visitors and general public, who enjoyed the static display of aircraft, demonstration flights and viewing the latest developments from over 2,000 aviation and aerospace exhibitors. The biennial…

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The PrivateFly team fly around the track

Date:
June 23rd, 2015

Our team’s aviation obsession extends to all moving things. Whether it has two wings; two wheels or four; rails or a rotor…just try keeping us away. And it’s true to say that there is more…

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