Archive for 2017

The adventures of Nigel, PrivateFly’s travelling bear

December 19, 2017

All of PrivateFly’s team love to travel and we don’t miss the opportunity to hop on a plane. But our biggest globetrotter of all is Nigel, the pilot bear. PrivateFly’s mascot likes nothing more than to jump into suitcases and…

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Step inside the (now certified) Pilatus PC-24

December 18, 2017

We were delighted to hear the news that the Pilatus PC-24 was certified by both EASA and the FAA earlier this month – right on schedule (not that we’d expect anything less than punctuality from the Swiss…

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Can a private jet charter land at Courchevel?

December 14, 2017

At this time of year our Flight Team are busy arranging private jet flights to Courchevel and flights to other top ski resorts in both Europe and the USA. Search for flights Landing at Courchevel is something that…

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PrivateFly opens Santa’s Gulfstream Grotto

December 12, 2017

Santa may usually be found in a sleigh. But last weekend, a Gulfstream G450 was his flying transport of choice, when we invited some special guests to Harrods Aviation Luton for a unique Christmas event.…

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Latest news in VTOL

December 7, 2017

Many of our customers choose to fly by private aviation to save time. Flexible itineraries and the ability to use so many more airports mean you can get from A to B much faster than with an airline flight. But…

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Demand is growing for bitcoin payment

November 30, 2017

PrivateFly was the first global private jet company to accept payment in bitcoin, when we started doing so nearly four years ago. (Read more in this article in The Telegraph from January 2014). We’d been closely…

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PrivateFly accelerates US growth with takeover of Bird Dog Jet

November 28, 2017

Our US expansion has been an important focus for PrivateFly over the past two years. And we’re delighted to now announce our takeover of the US charter broker Bird Dog Jet – bringing additional growth potential to this…

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Is a newer private jet better than an older one?

November 23, 2017

If you’re the type of person who likes to change car every year or so, you might think newer is also better when it comes to aircraft. But actually it’s not as clear cut as that. Commercial…

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The A – Z of private jets

November 13, 2017

There’s a lot of number talk when it comes to private jets. From a G650 to a Global 6000, we use numbers to talk about prices; nautical miles; cabin dimensions; speeds…and much more. But words are just as…

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