How does the jet stream affect my flight time?

Date:
January 16th, 2015

Jet streams have been making headlines this week, with a commercial flight by British Airways said to ‘approach supersonic speed’, due to the advantage of a massive tail wind. The Boeing 777 was propelled at…

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How do falling fuel prices affect private jet charter pricing?

Date:
January 13th, 2015

The cost of fuel is one of the key components of the overall charter price paid by the private jet customer – making up around a quarter of the total price. And with oil prices…

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Private jet surge at Arizona airports for Super Bowl XLIX

Date:
January 8th, 2015

The 1st February 2015 will see the final of Super Bowl XLIX take place – always the busiest weekend in the global private jet calendar. This year’s venue is University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona…

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Ready to fly – the world’s first ‘personal’ jet

Date:
January 7th, 2015

The tiny Cirrus Vision SF50 has been quietly under development, and is now set for market entry in 2015 as the pioneer of the ‘personal’ jet category. It’s an intriguing concept, and promises several ‘firsts’…

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2015 set to be a bumper year for bizav mergers

Date:
January 6th, 2015

The private jet sector is on the edge of a M&A frenzy and the past few months have seen several mergers in our industry. A still-challenging trading environment and government regulations are forcing scale to…

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New private jet FBOs: It’s all about location

Date:
January 5th, 2015

Melbourne International Airport is to have its own private jet terminal, it has been announced, with work due to begin later this year. Businessman Paul Little, whose company bought the site at the city’s international…

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Our favourite flights this year

Date:
December 22nd, 2014

The PrivateFly flight advisors are a dedicated team, with a passion for aviation and customer service. Each customer and every single flight is looked after 24/7, making sure no detail is missed. And in private…

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My predictions for 2015

Date:
December 19th, 2014

As 2014 draws to close, it’s time to reflect on an eventful year in business aviation – and here at PrivateFly. And to think ahead to what 2015 may bring. We’ve certainly had a busy…

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Best luxury ski weekends this season

Date:
December 18th, 2014

Each season, we see the latest trends emerging in the luxury ski market, with private jet flights especially popular for groups, families and time-starved skiers looking to maximise a weekend away. Working with our partners…

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The PrivateFly team go flying – at Bodyflight Bedford

Date:
December 16th, 2014

While private aviation is our specialism, at PrivateFly we love flying of all kinds. Several of us in the team are qualified pilots, others have aerospace degrees – and the rest are all more than…

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