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 private jet facts about the Cannes Film Festival

Date:
April 27th, 2017

The Cannes Film Festival is the largest film industry event in Europe, and one of the most prestigious in the world. At the end of May each year, actors and directors head there to promote their films, journalists to cover…

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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.

3 travel schedule sappers (& how private aviation speeds things up)

Date:
April 3rd, 2017

Air travel is often associated with queuing and wasted time. You arrive at the airport hours in advance, stand in lines and then wait around until you’re called to the gate. But with private aviation, it’s not…

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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:
March 22nd, 2017

In the summer months, the Cote d’Azur is the 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.

SpaceX announces 2018 private moon flight

Date:
March 7th, 2017

Space tourism took another step forward last week, when SpaceX announced that they will fly two private citizens around the moon, in late 2018. The California-based aerospace manufacturer has already operated cargo flights to the International…

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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.

When will private space flights be available?

Date:
February 28th, 2017

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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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.

Boeing unveils the new 787-10 Dreamliner

Date:
February 28th, 2017

Aviation giant Boeing unveiled its third generation 787-10 Dreamliner model last week, to much excitement. The rollout took place at the Boeing factory in Charleston, South Carolina. The newest member of the 787 family, the 787-10…

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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.

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.