747-200B Air Force One vs 757-200 Trump Force One

Date:
November 11th, 2016

When Donald Trump takes office on January 20, 2017, he will be required to give up his own private jet Trump Force One for Air Force One. We compare the two aircraft.

4 myths about private jet travel

Date:
August 25th, 2015

The private jet is an iconic symbol – evoking glamour and luxury. But this can create a mistaken idea of what chartering a private jet really involves. Especially amongst those new to the industry. This…

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Flying Pride of Britain’s Ted McCaffery to Disneyland Paris

Date:
October 7th, 2014

Much as we enjoy flying all types of clients, last night’s VIP takes some beating. We were very proud to fly 7-year old Ted McCaffery, from Warrington, to Disneyland Paris as part of his LIDL…

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Events driving Europe’s peak weekend for private flights

Date:
May 1st, 2014

Over the next few weeks, Europe will see the start of its summer seasonal uplift in private jet and helicopter flights, and its busiest weekend of the year. While of course there is demand every…

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Private jets join the search for missing malaysian airlines mh370

Date:
April 2nd, 2014

Peter Jackson’s Gulfstream 650 is now being used in the search effort to to find the missing Malaysian Boeing 777 aircraft. The Lord of the Rings film director has donated the use of his aircraft…

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Oscars 2014 – through the private jet lens

Date:
January 30th, 2014

While I wouldn’t describe myself as an avid film fan, at this time of year I try to make time to see some of the hot Oscar contenders. Being more than a little aviation obsessed…

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Private jet travel meets a primetime TV audience

Date:
October 10th, 2013

This weekend UK television viewers can look out for PrivateFly on ITV’s talent show, The X Factor. No I’m not singing (a relief to millions I’m sure). Instead we’ve been busy working with ITV to…

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Hotting up for the Caribbean Season

Date:
September 27th, 2013

Although many of the Caribbean islands have warm year-round weather, the most popular time to visit is from December to April, offering a sunny escape from cold European winters. So we are now starting to…

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The Royal Baby – a natural born aviator?

Date:
July 22nd, 2013

Earlier this week all eyes were on London as the British Royal Family welcomed a new arrival – Prince George Alexander Louis of Cambridge. PrivateFly predicts Prince George is likely to fly over 20 million…

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The Private Pet Set

Date:
June 26th, 2013

Last week, teen pop star Justin Bieber hit the headlines when he kept his private jet waiting in Florida for eight hours, when his pet monkey went missing. It’s also claimed that he chartered a…

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