Archive for the ‘plane travelling’ Category

Flight Secrets Revealed: Boarding Pass Letters What They Mean

Tuesday, September 18th, 2018

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Flight tickets have plenty of codes, letters, and numbers. As you glance through the singular letters, you may be baffled. However, to the cabin crew staff, your boarding pass would be a key to revealing more about a passenger. Wondering how? Keep reading as we explore what the letters found on the boarding pass signify. (more…)

Hand Luggage Rules on Scissors, Lighters That Will Startle You

Wednesday, August 29th, 2018

Trip Passport Luggage Travel Vacation Trolley
Flight restrictions vary worldwide, but the UK flight rules on items like scissors or lighters are quite startling. If you are curious about whether you can carry scissors or lighters on the plane, then keep reading. (more…)

Emirates Unveils Ground-Breaking Windowless Planes

Saturday, July 28th, 2018
Emirates

Credit: Emirates

Are you a window-seat person? And, have you felt stuck in the middle or the aisle seat? Then, you’d love the windowless planes unveiled by the Emirates Airline. In future, you could fly the Emirates’ first-class private suites featuring virtual windows. The windows are featured with see-through glass and have images projected from outside with the help of fibre-optic cameras that are attached to the plane’s exterior. (more…)

Used Private Jets More In Demand, Implies Stronger Economy

Wednesday, July 18th, 2018

Credit: Airly

Private Jets spell luxury and comfort whilst travelling. And, now they are catching the eye of affluent travellers and corporations who are taking the advantage of soft pricing and reduced depreciation of second-hand (used) planes. (more…)

Explore The Ultra-Long-Range Bombardier Global 7500

Wednesday, June 27th, 2018
Global 7500 Aircraft

Global 7500 Aircraft. Credit:Bombardier

Bombardier’s Global 7000 has changed the name to Global 7500 in the backdrop of its performance improvements that are reaching new heights and constantly surpassing expectations. The $72 million ultra-long-range jet has reportedly increased from 7,400 nm to 7,700 nm and has a top speed of 0.925 Mach assuring dependable reliability and improved fuel efficiency. What’s more? The plane would be able to fly halfway around the world in style without a stop. (more…)

Zunum Aero Set to Launch Hybrid-to-Electric Planes

Thursday, May 31st, 2018
Zunum Aero

Credit: Zunum Aero

A JetBlue-backed private jet company is all set to venture into using hybrid-to-electric planes. Zunum Aero, based in Kirkland, Washington, share an investor in JetBlue together with JetSuite and are rethinking short-distance flights through its investments. The startup recently signed a deal to sell up to 100 of its hybrid-electric-powered planes to private-jet-charter provider JetSuite slated for delivery in 2022. (more…)

All About Renting a Private Jet

Monday, April 30th, 2018
Gulfstream G200 s/n 163

Credit: Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation

Flying in a rented private jet can be a hassle-free experience that has unrivaled comfort and myriad benefits. Whether to fly commercially or fly in a rented private jet has many factors which can help make the decision. (more…)

Travel on Private Jet with Your Pets with This Company

Friday, April 20th, 2018
Life Travel, Hong Kong

Credit: Life Travel, Hong Kong

Imagine your terriers tucked into a flight with them enjoying grilled salmon or tender chicken. As a pet-parent, not only will you be relaxed watching your favourite four-legged family member being pampered, but your pets will also have a comfortable journey. Hong Kong travel company, Life Travel has commenced chartering private jets to Japan for pet-parents and their pooches. The trip starts at HK$70,000 for a week in Okinawa, Japan, where the pup could fly in both comfort and style. Apart from which, the pup could also rack up their own pet miles for trips in future. (more…)

Flying First Class More Beneficial than Flying Private Jet

Friday, April 13th, 2018
First class cabin plane

Credit: Flickr/Matt Blaze

When it comes to air travel, one would naturally want a value for their money. So, what is the best option – flying first-class or taking the private air travel option? The two factors which are paramount for weighing the decision between first-class travel and private jets is value to money and time. Here’s how flying first-or-business class could be better than a private jet. (more…)

Futuristic Air-Travel With An Airplane Taking-Off As a Helicopter

Friday, March 9th, 2018
Starling Jet

Starling Jet. Credit: Samad Aerospace

Imagine hassle-free international air travel, where one can eliminate busy security lines or passport control. A new aeroplane developed by U.K. start-up Samad Aerospace and unveiled at a recent Singapore Airshow has made this dream a business reality. The aeroplane named Starling Jet takes off and lands like a helicopter and can be used for humanitarian use in disaster recovery and also function as an ambulance. (more…)