Second year success in Sunday Times Export Track 100

Date:
February 27th, 2017

Yesterday The Sunday Times newspaper published its annual league table of the UK’s fastest-growing SMEs in terms of their overseas sales. And thanks to our growing popularity with clients in the US and across Europe, PrivateFly…

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Electric aircraft update

Date:
February 8th, 2017

Electric aviation may seem light years away. But with hybrid and electric cars becoming more and more visible on our roads, will electric jets be far behind? Many designers and innovators are already on the case,…

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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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Predictions for business aviation in 2017

Date:
December 7th, 2016

2016 was a year when PrivateFly flew more customers, to more places, than ever before. It’s been an action-packed twelve months, from opening our first office in the USA in January; to being named the UK’s 4th fastest-growing…

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Will the supersonic Boom take flight in 2017?

Date:
December 6th, 2016

2017 may be the year that a new era of high speed passenger flight takes a supersonic leap forward. As earlier this month Boom Supersonic announced its prototype will take to the skies at some point late…

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The Global 7000 takes flight

Date:
November 14th, 2016

We were excited to see the latest addition to the impressive Bombardier Global family take its maiden flight last week, in Toronto. The Global 7000 follows in the footsteps of the Canadian manufacturer’s pioneering long range Global Express,…

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King Air Reborn: We step inside the new Nextant G90XT

Date:
November 7th, 2016

Last week at industry conference NBAA-BACE in Orlando, the leading remanufacturer Nextant Aerospace flew in their new G90XT for the static display. Our team was there to enjoy a close-up look at this exciting ‘new’…

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NBAA 2016: The Cessna Longitude just got longer

Date:
November 1st, 2016

I and some of our US team are in Orlando this week for NBAA’s 2016 Business Aviation Exhibition & Convention (NBAA-BACE). And one of the items on our to do list is a good look…

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Gulfstream to stop production of the G450

Date:
October 31st, 2016

After three decades of service, the Gulfstream G4 family is about to take its final (production) breath, with the announcement last week that no more G450s will be produced after 2018. Manufacturer Gulfstream has decided to…

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The Falcon 8X reaches its first customer

Date:
October 18th, 2016

We’ve been eagerly watching its progress through design, first flight, certification and a world tour, and now the Dassault Falcon 8X is finally becoming a reality, having made its initial delivery to a buyer. The birth…

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