Europe’s Top 20 private jet airports in 2016

Date:
February 14th, 2017

Private aviation users have a huge choice of potential airports. In fact they can pick from 3,000 airports in Europe, versus 300 used by airline routes. Private jets can use large international hub airports if the customer wants to –…

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Electric aircraft update

Date:
February 8th, 2017

Electric aviation may seem light years away. But with hybrid and electric cars becoming more and more visible on our roads, will electric jets be far behind? Many designers and innovators are already on the case,…

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Romantic flights for Valentine’s Day

Date:
February 6th, 2017

When it comes to impressive gestures for Valentine’s Day, being whisked away for a private jet or helicopter flight takes some beating. With February 14th fast approaching, here’s a (misty-eyed) look back at some romantic private flights…

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5 flights & prices this week – booking ahead

Date:
January 31st, 2017

One of the benefits of private aviation is the ability to book at the last minute. And statistically-speaking, lead times for private jet flights are much shorter than for airlines. In 2016, over half (57%) of our…

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Houston prepares for Super Bowl private jet influx

Date:
January 25th, 2017

The Super Bowl Final is the busiest global event for private jet demand, with hundreds of additional private jet flights seen each year, to airports close to the venue. This year that’s the NRG Stadium in Houston,…

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5 airports where private jets can’t land (& how to get there anyway)

Date:
January 18th, 2017

One of the major benefits of private jet travel is being able to land at remote and isolated airports – where scheduled airline flights can’t reach. Private jets of all sizes are more agile than airliners,…

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Who is today’s typical private jet customer?

Date:
January 17th, 2017

There’s a lot of guesswork and stereotypes surrounding who flies by private jet, but PrivateFly’s technology puts us in the position to give real data-driven customer insights about today’s private jet user. We’ve been producing…

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The HondaJet is now available for charter

Date:
January 10th, 2017

It’s been over 30 years in the making, but the HondaJet is finally starting to becoming available for private charter, for the first time. Honda’s first foray into aircraft manufacturing, the clean-sheet HondaJet HA-420 is a Very Light…

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How to save 10 hours on the slopes this ski season

Date:
January 10th, 2017

Minimising travel time and hassle is always a priority, but for ski travellers taking shorter breaks, every minute on the slope counts. If you’re taking a three or four-day break to ski over a long…

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Will Stansted dent Luton’s popularity in 2017?

Date:
January 9th, 2017

London Luton‘s position as the UK’s most popular private jet airport may be under threat in 2017. While FBO giant Signature has recently reopened there, making a considerable investment in a better-looking facility for private jet…

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