Gulfstream to stop production of the G450

Date:
October 31st, 2016

After three decades of service, the Gulfstream G4 family is about to take its final (production) breath, with the announcement last week that no more G450s will be produced after 2018. Manufacturer Gulfstream has decided to…

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Meet the PrivateFly team at NBAA

Date:
October 25th, 2016

NBAA’s Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition is always the global private jet industry’s most high profile annual event. And with PrivateFly growing so rapidly in the US, it’s a particularly important one for us this year. This year’s event is taking…

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Two new Learjet 75s at Biggin Hill

Date:
October 24th, 2016

Last week some of our team were pleased to be invited to London Biggin Hill Airport, for the unveiling of operator Zenith Aviation’s two new Learjet 75s. It was great to see this impressive pair of brand…

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The Falcon 8X reaches its first customer

Date:
October 18th, 2016

We’ve been eagerly watching its progress through design, first flight, certification and a world tour, and now the Dassault Falcon 8X is finally becoming a reality, having made its initial delivery to a buyer. The birth…

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FAA safety advice – Samsung Galaxy Note 7

Date:
October 17th, 2016

Following a number of incidents of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 catching fire, the Federal Aviation Authority (FAA) has warned aircraft passengers not to turn these devices on when flying, and some private charter operators are…

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Why Friday was Fly-day for our clients in Q3

Date:
October 11th, 2016

Every quarter PrivateFly produces a snapshot of booking and flying behaviour for our private jet customers, Private Jet Charter Trends. And this quarter sees us looking back at July – September, the peak period for private jet…

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What documentation do I need to fly by private jet?

Date:
October 5th, 2016

A flight in a private jet is a different experience to a flight on an airline. Everything is designed to make your trip as efficient, fast and comfortable as possible. This includes the administrative process and the…

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How does weather affect my private jet flight?

Date:
October 5th, 2016

As a British-founded company, it might seem natural that we are obsessed with the weather here at PrivateFly. But this obsession is actually less about our roots (and in fact over half of our team are international now, including…

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