Can a private jet land at a big airport?

Date:
January 2nd, 2017

Private jets have a much wider choice of airports to use than airline flights – ten times more airports worldwide in fact. But while some of the well known big airports are often the best…

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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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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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10 rules of private jet-iquette

Date:
August 30th, 2016

Private jet travel is a lot more relaxed than many people think. It’s all geared around the client, so it’s hard to go far wrong. But there are some unspoken rules that most frequent fliers…

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Which private jets have flat beds?

Date:
August 16th, 2016

It’s a question we’re often asked when helping clients to weigh up the difference between aircraft options for their flight: Does my private jet have a flat bed onboard? While time-saving and flexibility top the…

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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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A Who’s Who of private jet manufacturers

Date:
August 12th, 2016

In the early days of business aviation, the manufacturer’s names were synonymous with the aircraft itself. People would (and sometimes still do) talk about ‘a Learjet’ or ‘a Cessna’ and this would conjure up a…

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Private jet bathrooms

Date:
August 2nd, 2016

In a similar way to viewing a house, the bathroom on a private jet is a source of great interest. And it can sometimes be the deal-maker when it comes to which aircraft to choose – both for aircraft…

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What is turbulence?

Date:
July 12th, 2016

If you’re not a confident flyer, turbulence can cause a fair amount of stress and fear. Even those who love flying and everything aviation-related (including some team members here at PrivateFly), can get nervous when turbulence hits.…

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