EBACE 2014: Long range jets race to fly further

Date:
May 20th, 2014

EBACE 2014 (the European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition) took place 21-23 May in Geneva. This is the biggest gathering of our industry in Europe and some our team spent a great couple of days…

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A photographer’s view ahead of EBACE 2014

Date:
May 19th, 2014

This week sees Europe’s annual meeting of the business aviation industry. EBACE (European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition) is held as a three-day event in Geneva, with over 500 exhibitors from all over the world…

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A winning view at Nice Cote D’Azur

Date:
May 19th, 2014

Last week we announced the winner of our 2014 poll to find the world’s most stunning airport approach. This is something we run as an annual travel survey, and this year saw almost 5,000 voters…

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Memories of Manston

Date:
May 15th, 2014

One of the many options suggested for a new London Airport was Manston. Being only 100km from the centre of London, with a high speed train and good road links, Manston was considered by some…

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Industry consolidation in Europe: LEA bought by Luxaviation

Date:
May 12th, 2014

News this weekend that the Luxembourg-based operator Luxaviation has bought a majority shareholding in London Executive Aviation (LEA) – the UK’s biggest charter operator. The combined business will now become of Europe’s biggest private jet…

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Should I land at Nice or Cannes?

Date:
May 6th, 2014

In the summer months, the Cote D’Azur is the most popular private jet destination in Europe. A combination of high profile VIP events, such as the Cannes Film Festival and Monaco Grand Prix, and the…

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Events driving Europe’s peak weekend for private flights

Date:
May 1st, 2014

Over the next few weeks, Europe will see the start of its summer seasonal uplift in private jet and helicopter flights, and its busiest weekend of the year. While of course there is demand every…

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Brazil’s airports hot up for FIFA World Cup

Date:
May 1st, 2014

With the FIFA World Cup 2014 almost upon us, demand is noticeably increasing for private jet travel to Brazil – both internationally and for internal transfers between the 12 venues, which are situated all over…

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Gulfstream G650 now available to charter in Europe

Date:
April 22nd, 2014

Gulfstream’s G650 is still the aircraft that’s attracting the spotlight in our industry. Since it was launched last year, the G6 (as it’s known for short) has generated a huge amount of attention. It’s not…

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Choosing a private jet – speed versus price

Date:
April 16th, 2014

Every private jet flight is bespoke. Whether it’s about accessing a hard-to-reach location, travelling with family and/or pets, or arranging several meetings in one multi-leg itinerary – at PrivateFly, our job is to make every…

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