Matt Barber - PrivateFlyFlight Team Manager
Matt Barber is PrivateFly's Sales Manager 24-hour Flight Team. He leads the team, making sure every flight runs smoothly.

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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About Matt Barber

Matt Barber - PrivateFlyFlight Team Manager
Matt Barber is PrivateFly's Sales Manager 24-hour Flight Team. He leads the team, making sure every flight runs smoothly.

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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About Matt Barber

Matt Barber - PrivateFlyFlight Team Manager
Matt Barber is PrivateFly's Sales Manager 24-hour Flight Team. He leads the team, making sure every flight runs smoothly.

Airports get ready for Davos influx

Date:
January 5th, 2017

The World Economic Forum takes place later this month, from January 17-20 2017, in Davos, Switzerland. Private jet charter to Davos. Given participants arrive from over 100 different countries, this is always a major demand peak for…

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About Matt Barber

Matt Barber - PrivateFlyFlight Team Manager
Matt Barber is PrivateFly's Sales Manager 24-hour Flight Team. He leads the team, making sure every flight runs smoothly.

The new Gulfstream G600 takes flight

Date:
December 20th, 2016

The next generation of Gulfstream jets took a major step forward earlier this week, as the first G600 made its maiden flight. This is one of the manufacturer’s pair of eagerly-awaited ‘optimised’ long range jets, its first new…

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About Matt Barber

Matt Barber - PrivateFlyFlight Team Manager
Matt Barber is PrivateFly's Sales Manager 24-hour Flight Team. He leads the team, making sure every flight runs smoothly.

How do slots work for private jet flights?

Date:
December 13th, 2016

While one of the major benefits of private jet travel is being able to fly at short notice and at your preferred times, some airports do operate a slot system for private jet take-offs and landings.…

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About Matt Barber

Matt Barber - PrivateFlyFlight Team Manager
Matt Barber is PrivateFly's Sales Manager 24-hour Flight Team. He leads the team, making sure every flight runs smoothly.

Courchevel now accessible for private charter flights

Date:
December 4th, 2016

Private aviation can save a great deal of time for ski travel – allowing skiers to reach resort areas faster than airlines. You can save up to 10 hours of skiing time on a return…

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About Matt Barber

Matt Barber - PrivateFlyFlight Team Manager
Matt Barber is PrivateFly's Sales Manager 24-hour Flight Team. He leads the team, making sure every flight runs smoothly.

The private jet that puts the ‘air’ in Airbnb

Date:
November 1st, 2016

Many private jets have beds onboard and even small jets designed for shorter journeys have reclining seats, with space to lie back and relax. But for AvGeeks who live and breathe aircraft, the occasional opportunity to sleep during…

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About Matt Barber

Matt Barber - PrivateFlyFlight Team Manager
Matt Barber is PrivateFly's Sales Manager 24-hour Flight Team. He leads the team, making sure every flight runs smoothly.

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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About Matt Barber

Matt Barber - PrivateFlyFlight Team Manager
Matt Barber is PrivateFly's Sales Manager 24-hour Flight Team. He leads the team, making sure every flight runs smoothly.

How to book a last minute ‘go now’ private jet

Date:
September 13th, 2016

Private aviation is set up to meet the needs of the last minute traveller, and over half of our flights are booked with just a week’s lead time or less (see more lead time stats in our quarterly…

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About Matt Barber

Matt Barber - PrivateFlyFlight Team Manager
Matt Barber is PrivateFly's Sales Manager 24-hour Flight Team. He leads the team, making sure every flight runs smoothly.

Should I land at Nice or Cannes?

Date:
August 15th, 2016

In the summer months, the Cote d’Azur is a major hotspot in Europe for private jets. A combination of high profile VIP events, such as the Cannes Film Festival and Monaco Grand Prix, and the enduring…

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About Matt Barber

Matt Barber - PrivateFlyFlight Team Manager
Matt Barber is PrivateFly's Sales Manager 24-hour Flight Team. He leads the team, making sure every flight runs smoothly.