Archive for July, 2016

Sukhoi SportJet – World’s First Private Jet Designed For Sports Teams

Friday, July 29th, 2016

Sukhoi a major Russian military and commercial planemaker unveiled world’s first private jet dedicatedly designed for sports teams – SportJet,  at the 2016 Farnborough Airshow. Sukhoi is known for its military planes, also makes commercial planes. SportJet is the first private jet for “sports teams and their athletes,” by Sukhoi Civil Aircraft. The SportJet, the third aircraft in Sukhoi’s  commercial line-up.
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Clip-Air – A Revolution In the Mode of Transport of Freight and Passengers

Wednesday, July 20th, 2016
Clip Air Cargo.

Clip Air Cargo. Credit: Clip-Air

Since the Wright Brother’s first flight in 1903, the aviation industry has seen a sea change in terms of speed, flying technology etc. which has brought the world closer. Every year, air traffic is increasing steadily but the fundamental concept hasn’t changed much. Aircraft, airports and the infrastructure required to operate are becoming more and more complicated instead. Also, it has helped climate change by huge CO2 emissions. (more…)

Private Jet Operator Victor offers Luxury of Flying and Adventure

Monday, July 11th, 2016
Credit: FlyVictor

Credit: FlyVictor

Victor a global private jet charter company, after its grand success in Art of Curated Travel series, has announced its next plan of pleasure and adventure holidays. Victor is the fastest-growing on-demand private jet Charter Company with three-year average sales growth of 142% per annum. Victor has partnerships with global operators with access to 7,000 jets worldwide and 40,000 airports. (more…)

Private Jet Operators Enter Regular Ticketed Flight Operation

Monday, July 4th, 2016
Credit: Bliss Jet

Credit: Bliss Jet

Private jet flying is picking up at jet speed in the twenty-first century. Now one need not own a private jet to fly to London from New York but can have the same luxury and privacy on board. US-based specialist operator Bliss Jet has unveiled its plans to operate ‘ultra-exclusive’ private transatlantic jet flights between Biggin Hill airport London and New York’s Westchester county airport. It will be in operation from September 2016. (more…)

Dreamliner – Boeing 787 the New Entrant in Private Jet World

Friday, July 1st, 2016

China’s HNA Group, the parent company of Hainan Airlines, will take delivery of the glamorous shiny new 787 Boeing Business Jet (787 BBJ), in the third quarter of 2016. This private jet will have a range of 9,800 miles or 17 hours of flying time, with only 40 passengers (VVIP) on board (wherein the commercial 787 carries 300 passengers), luggage, fuel and a whole lot of swanky amenities at service in flight. The price tag of the 787-9 commercial carrier is approximate $250 million whereas this business jet will cost Hainan Airlines $300 million. (more…)