In pursuit ofprofits that have proved elusive, fractional-jet providers have altered the industry’s basic business model.
While flying privately is unquestionably a more pleasant experience than braving commercial air travel, choosing a fractional, f
Traveling abroad, even flying privately, can be a turbulent experience.
Making private flight arrangements when traveling abroad certainly helps maximize comfort and minimize stress for the traveler,
Great emphasis is placed on an aircraft’s capabilities—its range, cruise speed, climb rate, and fuel efficiency.
The people in charge of the best FBOs—fixed-based operators—understand that their businesses are not just portals through which
The private aviation industry shows signs of recovery, but conditions remain ideal for buying a pre-owned private jet.
While retaining its title as the world’s fastest fixed-gear single-engine piston aircraft, the Corvalis TT—formerly the Cessna 4
Flight Options clients who travel in one of the company’s Nextant 400XTs might find the light jet familiar if they have ever flo
Comlux, a charter company based in Zurich, unveiled its latest custom-fitted ultra-luxury jet, an Airbus A320 Prestige.
Dassault Falcon, based in Geneva, unveiled the Falcon 2000S with the goal of creating a full-size Falcon with a mid
The most remarkable feature of the Cessna Citation Sovereign (316.517.6056,
The $31.7 million Dassault Falcon 2000LX (201.440.6700,
Robb Report Private Aviation Advisory Board member Kevin O’Leary recently employed 22 criteria to rate each of the cur
The Dassault Falcon 900LX (201.440.?6700, www.dassa
The cabin of the Gulfstream G450 (912.965.3000, www.gul
The Dassault Falcon 7X (201.440.6700, www.dassaultf
t 8.3 feet wide and 48.4 feet long, the cabin of the Bombardier Global Express XRS (514.861.9481,
The Gulfstream G550 (912.965.3000, www.gulfstream.com
The Bombardier Challenger 300 (514.861.9481, www.bombar
Equipped with bigger, more powerful engines, the Hawker 900XP (316.676.0800,
A normal cruise speed of 528 mph makes the Gulfstream G150 (912.965.3000,
Like the smaller Phenom 100, the Embraer Phenom 300 (
Bombardier Learjet 45XR (514.861.9481, www.bombardier.c
Though categorized as a light jet because its maximum takeoff weight exceeds 10,000 pounds—just barely—the Embraer Pheno
Last year, Cessna began deliveries of its newest jet, the Citation CJ4.
With a 463 mph cruise speed, a range beyond 1,700 miles, and a maximum altitude of 41,000 feet, the Piaggio Aero P.180 A
Other very light jets (VLJs) might promise more utility, value, and efficiency than the TE500 from New Mexico’s Eclipse Aerospac
When Cirrus Aircraft debuted the single-piston, parachute-equipped SR22 10 years ago, the Duluth, Minn.–based manufacturer estab
Beechcraft’s King Air line has outsold all other twin-engine turbo-prop business planes combined.