Houston prepares for Super Bowl private jet influx

Date:
January 25th, 2017

The Super Bowl Final is the busiest global event for private jet demand, with hundreds of additional private jet flights seen each year, to airports close to the venue. This year that’s the NRG Stadium in Houston,…

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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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Who is today’s typical private jet customer?

Date:
January 17th, 2017

There’s a lot of guesswork and stereotypes surrounding who flies by private jet, but PrivateFly’s technology puts us in the position to give real data-driven customer insights about today’s private jet user. We’ve been producing…

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The HondaJet is now available for charter

Date:
January 10th, 2017

It’s been over 30 years in the making, but the HondaJet is finally starting to becoming available for private charter, for the first time. Honda’s first foray into aircraft manufacturing, the clean-sheet HondaJet HA-420 is a Very Light…

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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 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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Airports get ready for Davos influx

Date:
January 5th, 2017

The World Economic Forum takes place later this month, from January 17-20 2017, in Davos, Switzerland. Private jet charter to Davos. Given participants arrive from over 100 different countries, this is always a major demand peak for…

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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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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’s your 2017 travel resolution?

Date:
December 28th, 2016

With the end of another year fast approaching, the PrivateFly team is busy dreaming and planning our travel for 2017 (when we’re not organising flights for clients of course). We’ve talked about what we’re expecting to…

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