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VistaJet Launches Community Support Initiatives Amid Covid-19

By Emma Reynolds

First and only global aviation company, VistaJet, is using its global infrastructure to support governments and medical organizations amid the Covid-19 pandemic, whether that is delivering supplies or offering complimentary empty legs to officials or medical workers. The company, founded by Thomas Flohr, also announced a new flexible dynamic leasing program. VistaJet, founded by Thomas Flohr, has a vast global […]

The Best Grand Tourers of 2020: Bentley Continental GT V8

By Kristen Shirley

Designed to handle high speeds and great distances in chorus, Grand Tourers function as both a bragging right and cornerstone for any car manufacturer. Possessing power, grace and beauty, GTs typically include enough seats for four passengers plus luggage, as well as the ability to pass anything that may interfere with its continent-crossing intentions. Few places on Earth are as […]

A Quick Guide on How to Charter a Private Jet

By Elite Traveler

The uncontrolled global spread of the coronavirus Covid-19 has sent the commercial aviation industry into lockdown. Outright bans and travel restrictions have put a hold on movement across the world. For those who absolutely need to travel by air, private aviation offers levels of safety, security and reliability that the commercial industry cannot. As a result, private jet companies have […]

Tritium Supercar to Launch at Top Marques Monaco

By Alex Martin

The Tritium supercar will be officially unveiled at Top Marques Monaco as organizers insisted the June event will still go ahead despite the ongoing Covid-19 crisis. Billed as the most customizable supercar in the world, the Tritium will herald a new era for electric vehicles when it is revealed at Monaco’s Grimaldi Forum this summer. The car will be 100% […]

Bentley Motors Suspends Production Amid Covid-19 Crisis

By Alex Martin

Bentley Motors has announced it will suspend production from today at its factory headquarters in Crewe, United Kingdom, as a result of the ongoing Covid-19 crisis. The increasing rate of infection across the UK has put a strain on the company’s workforce and supply chain. There is also an expectation that the economic slowdown caused by the pandemic will hit […]

Dynamiq Reveals Stunning New GTT 160 Superyacht

By Alex Martin

Dynamiq Yachts is aiming to redefine the 160ft superyacht category with the unveiling of its all-new Dynamiq GTT 160. The Monaco-based shipyard is offering the full-aluminum, 54.5-meter (162ft) superyacht for approximately $21.5m with a build time of 24 months, granting a new level of accessibility to ownership. The Dynamiq GTT 160 has been designed with a focus on creating the […]

Dynamiq GTT 160

Top Executives on Coronavirus and its Impact on Private Aviation

By Alex Martin

The spread of the coronavirus throughout the world is having a devastating impact on the commercial aviation industry. The US government has not only closed off routes to many major countries, but demand from consumers has plummeted. The trend is reversed for the private aviation industry, which is experiencing a notable boom as those with the resources seek the extra […]

Travel the World on the Stunning Aman Private Jet

By Emma Reynolds

A tea ceremony in the sky, sake from Tokyo and all-natural Aman Skincare amenities are just a few things you can expect when you fly on Aman Resorts’ first-ever, custom-branded private jet. The plane, available exclusively for private charter for up to 12 guests, is a Bombardier Global 5000 — one of the most spacious and longest-range jets in its […]

Jet Linx Tackles Coronavirus Fears with ‘Groundbreaking Safeguard’

By Alex Martin

The private aviation industry has experienced a sharp increase in demand in recent weeks. The world’s wealthiest are seeking the added safety and security that a private terminal offers, but concerns remain over the potential to spread infection on chartered jets. Jet Linx has acted quickly to allay those fears. The private jet management and Jet Card group has committed […]

Yacht Chartering Still Safe Despite Coronavirus Outbreak, Say IYC

By Alex Martin

One of the world’s leading yacht charter companies, IYC, has attempted to quell fears over the risk of infection as the novel coronavirus Covid-19 wreaks havoc on the travel industry. The cruise ship industry has experienced a rapid decline in bookings due to several notable virus outbreaks. With the US and Europe banning all but essential travel, the aviation industry […]