Posts Tagged ‘plane travel’

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 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…)

Strange Requests of Celebrity Jet Setters

Monday, June 27th, 2016

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One of the best parts of being rich is that you can essentially have whatever you want; from designer clothes to luxurious vacations. Rich and famous celebrities love to take advantage of the luxuries that come with being so fabulous. One such luxury is flying privately via jet. Whether it be on their own jet or one that they rent, celebrities often have some interesting, strange, or even comical requests while flying privately. (more…)

Private Jets – How Fast and How much Effective are they in Time saving of Elite Individuals

Friday, May 13th, 2016
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Credit: Textron Aviation

It will be very interesting to know that much does a minute of richest people in the world costs. As per the official figures released, in the year 2013 Warren Buffett made $25,694 per minute whereas Bill Gates earned $23,148 per minute. For such people obviously, time utilization is the most important thing because it is the only thing under the sky once lost cannot be recovered. (more…)

How to Charter a Private Jet to Europe for Just £500

Tuesday, November 24th, 2015
FlyVictor

Credit: FlyVictor

When it comes to the aviation industry, many people know just how expensive it can be to charter a private jet. Taking a private jet can be a wonderful experience, but it is often just too expensive for the average person. (more…)

The Sweet Sensation Of A Private Flight

Tuesday, May 26th, 2015

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Did you dream of traveling to great destinations in a private jet with your loved one by your side? With the sole purpose of providing a memorial trip to some lucky winner Cadbury has decided to make it interesting to chocolate lovers. With several choice destinations on tap and a vacation that they will not forget anytime soon, winners will be treated like kings and queens. There will be no rubbing shoulders with other travelers in the terminal or in coach class when they board the aircraft. The entire trip from beginning to end will be prepared for a VIP.

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Risks Involved in Hiring Charter and Private Aircraft

Wednesday, April 29th, 2015
WN / Arturo Ubaub

WN / Arturo Ubaub

Although it may seem like it would be safer to utilize a charter plane for private jet charter, there are inherently more risks associated with flying in this manner over commercial airlines. The fact of the matter is that charter planes do not require employees in the aviation industry to go through nearly as much training and hours of flight time to become certified. (more…)

World’s most expensive private planes

Friday, February 27th, 2015

In the aviation industry, most planes are known for their utility. However, when it comes to celebrities and business industry, private charter planes and private jet charter are more common. Charter planes exude luxury, style and class and when the rich charter a plane, here is what it looks like:

1. Airbus A340-300

Airbus A340-300

Airbus A340-300

Alisher Usmanov’s plane might have cost $238 million when it was bought but thanks to the Russian billionaire’s expensive furnishings inside the plane, its estimated value is around $600 million. (more…)

Surf Air founders take off with all-you-can-fly private flight service Beacon

Thursday, February 19th, 2015

Service polls indicate that travelling via a plane has one of the worst ratings regarding customer feedback. Most business travellers cringe having to report to an airport a couple of hours in advance in order to get through the always unpredictable security screenings. (more…)