Romantic flights for Valentine’s Day

Date:
February 6th, 2017

When it comes to impressive gestures for Valentine’s Day, being whisked away for a private jet or helicopter flight takes some beating. With February 14th fast approaching, here’s a (misty-eyed) look back at some romantic private flights…

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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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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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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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Rescue puppies join the Private Pet Set

Date:
November 29th, 2016

At PrivateFly, a growing number of our customers are choosing to fly with us to travel comfortably with their pets – around 4% of our flights have a pet on board. And as animal lovers ourselves, we…

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Love New Year’s Eve? How to see in 2017 twice over

Date:
November 16th, 2016

New Year’s Eve parties can go all too fast. Before you know it, it’s all over and you’re waking up to the start of another year. But what if you could delay the post-party blues,…

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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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The private jet that puts the ‘air’ in Airbnb

Date:
November 1st, 2016

Many private jets have beds onboard and even small jets designed for shorter journeys have reclining seats, with space to lie back and relax. But for AvGeeks who live and breathe aircraft, the occasional opportunity to sleep during…

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Open All Hours? Not these unusual airports

Date:
September 14th, 2016

Whether asphalt, concrete, grass or sand, each of the world’s 44,000 airports is unique. And that includes their availability and opening hours. The length, slope and type of an airport’s runway, plus its location and…

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Does wine taste different on a private jet?

Date:
September 7th, 2016

Private aviation is all about the finer details. That can mean a specific aircraft; the right newspaper; the right cabin temperature; bringing your pets onboard; or ordering your favourite wine to enjoy during the flight. So it can…

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