Live And Let Fly: Our favourite private jet moments from Bond films

Date:
October 28th, 2015

At PrivateFly we love a good Bond movie. Speed, stunts, gadgets, travel…for us it’s a Oscar winning combination. So we couldn’t be more excited about the release of Spectre this week, 007’s 24th outing on…

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Can a private jet cost less than an airline seat?

Date:
October 26th, 2015

It’s a question we’re asked quite often: Can private jets compete on price per head with an airline ticket? The answer is not often, but sometimes. But even when the cost is higher on a…

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It’s Back to the Future Day – but how does the flying future measure up?

Date:
October 21st, 2015

Today, October 21 2015, is the day that Marty McFly and Doc Brown traveled back to the future in 1989. At PrivateFly, it’s still one of our favourite movie franchises (combining tech innovation, time travel…

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Are Geneva’s slot limitations leading to a private jet decline?

Date:
October 20th, 2015

Geneva Airport is one of the busiest private jet airports in Europe, second only to Paris Le Bourget. In 2014 there were over 35,000 private jet take-offs and landings – that’s an average of 96…

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Why can’t a private jet land at Courchevel?

Date:
October 19th, 2015

The next ski season is just around the corner, so we’re getting ready for a busy time, arranging private jet and helicopter flights into airports serving the top ski resorts in both Europe and the…

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“Concorde was my private jet”: Interview with Graham Stephenson

Date:
October 13th, 2015

With 57 years in aviation, half of that in business aviation, Graham Stephenson is passionate about the importance of the ground experience for corporate and private jets. In his role as an IBAC accredited IS-BAH Auditor, he checks…

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When will private space flights be available?

Date:
October 13th, 2015

There are so many exciting space tourism projects underway, but they are growing slowly. By their nature, these projects are innovative, experimental and expensive – all of which means a launch date can be a…

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The highs and lows of private jets

Date:
October 7th, 2015

Private jets are often seen as the height of luxury and privacy, but the lows can be just as exciting. Here are some of the most interesting aviation extremities. HOW HIGH DO PRIVATE JETS FLY?…

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The rise of Aviation Tourism & the AvGeek

Date:
October 7th, 2015

Last week we launched a spectacular itinerary, offering the chance to experience some of the world’s most spectacular landings in the Caribbean, and travelling there on a Gulfstream G650. This would be a dream trip…

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Investing in airports

Date:
October 6th, 2015

Interesting news from France recently, with the government announcing it intends to privatise Lyon and Nice airports. This is a big move, as for a long time most airports in France were state-owned. This was followed…

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