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Wheels Up and Russell Wilson Join Forces to Help Feeding America

By Emma Reynolds

Amid the Covid-19 (coronavirus) pandemic, Wheels Up founder and CEO Kenny Dichter recently partnered with longtime friend, Seattle Seahawks quarterback, Russell Wilson, on a new initiative, called Meals Up, in partnership with Feeding America. Wilson and his wife, singer Ciara, donated one million meals through Feeding America food banks in Seattle, which inspired Dichter to use his vast network of […]

Private Jet Operator flyExclusive on the Impacts of Covid-19

By Alex Martin

Private jet operator flyExclusive is expecting a surge in interest once the US wins the fight against the novel coronavirus Covid-19 and returns to normal, says executive vice president Allen Thomas. The private jet industry has experienced a peak in demand due to the near-total shutdown of commercial aviation. While the initial spike in inquiries has passed, Thomas believes there […]

A Quick Guide to Buying Private Jet Cards

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 […]

A Quick Guide to Fractional Private Jet Ownership

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 […]

Air Partner US President David McCown on Flying Private

By Emma Reynolds

Air Partner is a global aviation company that has been in the private jet charter market for more than 55 years. The company, which offers private jet flights (via charter and jet cards), aircraft charter, freight travel and also empty leg options, works with more than 7,000 aircraft types and offers exceptional service, 24-hour service and has rigorous safety standards. […]

A Quick Guide to Private Jet Charter Memberships

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 air travel, private aviation offers the safety, security and reliability that the commercial industry cannot. As a result, private jet companies have reported a huge […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]