Their clients want to feel at home even when they are 40,000 feet in the air, so private-jet interior designers create cabins that reflect the owners’ tastes and address their desires in terms of
ARRIVALS | PLANES IN THE PIPELINE
If not good times, these are at least better times in Wichita, Kan., home of Bombardier Learjet, Cessna Aircraft, and other business-jet and personal-aircraft makers.
To remain competitive in the flight-services industry, companies have been updating and upgrading their fleets and expanding their offerings beyond fractional aircraft shares.
In a quiet village outside Paris, a small group of craftsmen slices strips of wood by hand, while other workers meticulously hammer tiny brass nails one by one.
1916 Hispano-Suiza Type 32 Collapsible Brougham
It was a spectacle of otherworldly beauty, a celestial dance of shooting comets and blazing meteorites.
To the contemporary eye, a pocket-watch case may seem an overly discreet form of housing for a mechanism as magnificent as a grand complication.
No other metropolis enjoys Paris’s particular reputation as a center of style and culture.
When he was young, John Hendricks was fascinated, as boys often are, with wildlife, dinosaurs, space, automobiles, and adventure.
After more than a decade of distractions following its bizarre transformation into a BMW Group subsidiary in 1998, Rolls-Royce Motor Cars is standing tall and breathing evenly.
The newest hotel in London’s Knightsbridge neighborhood is no grande dame in traditional garb.
The Park Hyatt Sydney has never lacked for location.
Packing more horsepower than any previous Viper—or any other SRT production model—the 2013 SRT Viper (www.drivesrt.com
Instead of adorning its timepieces with precious stones, Swiss watch brand Louis Moinet uses dials made of polished stone for its Treasures of the World Collection (
Cirrus Aircraft, manufacturer of the SR22 personal piston plane, a repeat Robb Report Best of the Best selection, is adding a personal jet to its lineup.
The Cigarette Racing Team has launched two new powerboats: the 42' Huntress and 38' Top Gun 90+ MPH (
To create each of the earrings and rings in the Cora Tahitian Pearls collection (www.corainternational.com), jeweler
In recent years, Ferrari has lent its brand to surfboards, bicycles, and even a theme park.
British shoemaker John Lobb has collaborated with compatriot Aston Martin to create Winner Sport (www.johnlobb.com)
Centuries-old glassmakers Riedel and Baccarat continue to reshape our notion of glassware.
The iPhone’s limited audio capabilities inspired the V-Moda Vamp (www.v-moda.com), a $650 device that transforms Appl
Though California’s Napa Valley has a reputation for producing some the world’s finest red wines, Robert Mondavi, the region’s most celebrated vintner, achieved his first success with a
The Barnes Foundation is not the only Philadelphia institution reveling in a glorious second life.
Purebred Arabian horses graze among groves of palm trees at the new Selman Marrakech, a sprawling Moorish-style palace that opened in May at the foot of the Atlas Mountains.
If golf architect Pete Dye ever decides to retire, Teeth of the Dog will lead his legacy.
The story line could have been lifted from a fable, or perhaps a Mel Brooks film: During the renovation of a venerable Moscow mansion in 1990, workers opened up a wall and discovered a c
During John Herzog’s first year with his father’s Manhattan brokerage firm, Herzog & Co., the most significant trade he made involved a defunct stake in a 19th-century railroad.
In 1985, the firm of Marchesi Antinori introduced to the marketplace what certainly ranks among viticulture’s oddest offerings: a nonvintage red wine known as Secentenario.
Philippe Bourguignon, CEO of the Denver-based destination club Exclusive Resorts, has nothing against hotels. Nor does he deny the allure of renting a vacation home.