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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Which private jet airports are most popular in the USA?

Date:
March 20th, 2017

In the United States there are over 4,000 potential airports accessible to private aviation users. Ten times more than those used by commercial airline schedules. But some are more popular than others of course. With the busiest of…

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Europe’s Top 20 private jet airports in 2016

Date:
March 8th, 2017

Private aviation users have a huge choice of potential airports. In fact they can pick from 3,000 airports in Europe, versus 300 used by airline routes. Private jets can use large international hub airports if the customer wants to –…

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Will Stansted dent Luton’s popularity in 2017?

Date:
January 9th, 2017

London Luton‘s position as the UK’s most popular private jet airport may be under threat in 2017. While FBO giant Signature has recently reopened there, making a considerable investment in a better-looking facility for private jet…

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We visit the world’s first drive-through FBO

Date:
January 5th, 2017

Last year I took a trip to Providenciales in the Turks & Caicos Islands, which is one of the most popular private jet hotspots in the Caribbean. There I met Debby Aharon, CEO of the Provo Air…

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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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FBOs uncovered

Date:
September 20th, 2016

You might have heard the term ‘FBO’ used to describe the private jet terminal or lounge at the airport. But what does FBO mean? And what should you expect from the FBO experience? We step inside. What…

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10 Top private jet airports in the USA

Date:
August 23rd, 2016

There are over 4,000 private jet airports in the USA, and they vary from large international airports with multiple runways, to tiny runways in remote areas – allowing you to get closer to a hard-to-reach…

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PrivateFly is UK’s first certified private jet broker

Date:
May 24th, 2016

Many links in the supply chain for a private jet flight now have an accreditation system in place, to promote best practice in safety and operational standards. For aircraft operators, there are the Argus and…

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London City Airport reduces charges for private jets

Date:
May 9th, 2016

There’s a wide choice of private jet airports in London – 14 in total. But there’s no doubt that London City Airport has the best location – 9 miles from Central London and the City of London, and…

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