Cessna’s Denali set to rival PC-12, as Europe’s single-engine market opens up

Date:
July 28th, 2016

We’ve known it’s coming for a long time, but Cessna finally revealed the full story of their new single engine turboprop (SETP), at EAA AirVenture in Oshkosh in July. A full specification was given in May, at…

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Why our private jet prices were lower in Q2

Date:
July 20th, 2016

We’re in the midst of our busiest time of year here at PrivateFly. We continue to fly business clients all year round, but the late spring and summer season always brings an additional influx of leisure flights, as this is…

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5 private jets you’ve (probably) never heard of

Date:
July 19th, 2016

When you think of a private jet, it’s the big names that spring to mind. Gulfstream’s G650 grabs headlines; the Cessna’s Citation XL is the global bestseller; and the classic Learjet is still synonymous with…

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Meet the SportJet

Date:
July 19th, 2016

Sport today is more of a science than an art. And today’s professional sportsperson has more demands on their body and schedule than ever before. So travel arrangements for individuals, and especially for larger teams, can prove challenging. When flying to…

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Private flights to & from Turkey

Date:
July 18th, 2016

Following the political unrest in Turkey at the weekend, private charter flights between Turkey and the rest of Europe are available. But there are some restrictions for international air travel to and from Turkey that passengers should be aware…

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What is turbulence?

Date:
July 12th, 2016

If you’re not a confident flyer, turbulence can cause a fair amount of stress and fear. Even those who love flying and everything aviation-related (including some team members here at PrivateFly), can get nervous when turbulence hits.…

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How sport drives demand in business aviation

Date:
July 7th, 2016

Business aviation is used as an efficiency tool across a large number of industries, but the sports industry is one that stands out as a key driver for flight demand. This demand comes from sports…

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3 flights & prices in June: Combining airlines & private flights

Date:
July 6th, 2016

While the majority of private jet clients fly on short hops of two hours or under, this isn’t always the whole story of their trip. Savvy travellers sometimes combine private aviation with airline flights. Inserting private…

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The Falcon 8X is certified

Date:
July 4th, 2016

For several years now, we’ve been anticipating the new members of the Dassault Falcon family – the Falcon 5X and Falcon 8X. And while the Falcon 5X has suffered delays (it has been put back until…

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