Luxury Transport

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SuperYachtsMonaco Release $18 Million Superyacht

By Alice Manly SuperYachtsMonaco have just released their most expensive and most glamorous super yacht onto the market – the epitome of unrivalled glamour. Sibelle is a truly glorious superyacht; at 44 meters long, her exterior is modern, subtle and elegant.  Her performance is spectacular with a maximum speed of 22 knots powered by twin MU 16V4000M90 engines, which allows flexibility […]


ExecuJet Strengthens Position as Leading Global FBO Network

ExecuJet Aviation Group acquired its first FBO in the Caribbean region at Princess Juliana International Airport on the island of St. Maarten. ExecuJet’s St. Maarten FBO, acquired from TLC Aviation, takes the ExecuJet FBO network to 24 locations globally as part of the Luxaviation Group. Opening in early June, the St. Maarten FBO offers many services including ground handling, fuelling, […]

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Ferretti Group Open Days 2016 – Never Mind The Rain

Three days 10-12 June of less than sparkling weather failed to dampen enthusiasm for the 2nd edition of the Ferretti Group Open Days 2016, held at Ferretti Group Asia Pacific’s service facility in Aberdeen, Hong Kong. “Yes, we have had a lot of rain,” said Alessandro Tirelli, Sales Director, Ferretti Group Asia Pacific. “But the weather didn’t put off the […]


Ferretti Group Open Days 2016: Three Unique Yachts

Following on from the first edition in March, Ferretti Group Asia Pacific is ready to welcome guests to another ‘Ferretti Group Open Days’ weekend at its Hong Kong Service Centre, in Aberdeen, Hong Kong. On display will be three amazing Ferretti Yachts maxi flybridge yachts, all in the ‘Tai He Ban’ special edition: the brand’s flagship Ferretti Yachts 960, the […]

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Superyacht Marina Developer, Mehmet Bayraktar, unveils The Deck at Island Gardens

By Codelia Mantsebo Island Gardens Deep Harbour, North America’s first superyacht marina on Miami’s Watson Island in the US, has announced the opening of The Deck, an outdoor lounge for superyacht owners. The Deck at Island Gardens is the latest addition to the still-developing superyacht marina, which intends to offer a solitary hotspot to complement yachting. Offering panoramic waterfront views […]


UHNW Luxury Yachting Sector Trends Revealed by Camper & Nicholsons and Wealth X

By Codelia Mantsebo Wealth-X, the global authority on wealth intelligence, and Camper & Nicholsons, the global leader in luxury yachting activities, have released a first-of-its-kind report on the world’s ultra wealthy and the luxury yachting sector. “This report identifies the convergence of this segment’s desire for privacy as well as their seeking of new and unique experiences in their travel,” says […]


Romora Bay: Bahamian Luxury in the Heart of Harbour Island

Situated among the pink sand beaches and lush landscaping The Bahamas have become so well known for, the luxurious Romora Bay Resort and Marina is in a class of its own. Blending Bahamian ambience with world class services, the island also offers a wealth of activities with something to suit everyone, from swimming to kite surfing, while the quiet beaches […]


Signature Flight Support Increases European Network with SEA Prime

Signature Flight Support has continued its expansion into Italy through the acquisition of a share of Prime Aviation Services S.p.A. from SEA Prime S.p.A. This joint venture adds four locations to Signature’s European network, including the newly-renovated FBO in Milan-Linate (LIML/LIN) and satellite stations in Milan-Malpensa (LIMC/MXP), Rome-Ciampino (LIRA/CIA) and Venice Marco-Polo (LIPZ/VCE). Signature Flight Support’s locations now total 31 […]


Venice Simplon-Orient-Express Unveils New Bar Car

By Codelia Mantsebo The Venice Simplon-Orient-Express has unveiled a new bar car christened ‘3674’, featuring vibrant blues and golds and reflecting the iconic insignia of the historic carriages and patterns inspired by the train’s marquetry. For a truly unique rail travel experience, the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express transports guests to a by-gone era of elegance with its luxurious vintage carriages. The ‘3674’bar […]

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Sergey Petrossov: Founder, Chairman & CEO of JetSmarter

Through with the brick-and-mortar approach to booking private aircrafts, Moscow native Sergey Petrossov decided to take matters into his own tech-savvy hands. Utilizing his previous experience co-founding two IT companies and serving as a board advisor to a private jet operator based in South Florida, Petrossov created a user-friendly app allowing travelers to order flights with top-rated private jet operators. […]