Piaggio Aero Industries’ P180 Avanti was first certified in 1990, but as the company struggled financially during the ensuing decade, the
In 2001, when Cessna began considering a new midsize aircraft to replace its Citation Excel, which it had introduced in 1998, the objective
You are aloft at 39,000 feet in your own fully enclosed first-class suite, with a leather seat that converts to a flat bed and doors that ca
For a stretch of time in the mid-1990s, the U.S.
The philosophy at Lufthansa Technik, the German company that customizes interiors of wide-body jets, is that the airplane is an extension of
Rob McGrath loathes commercial airports.
Since Robb Report devoted its November 1989 cover story to collecting World War II aircraft, the popularity of the vintage planes has soared
Vern Raburn’s expectations are nothing if not dramatic.
Three years ago, travelers who did not want to purchase their own aircraft had only charter or fractional ownership as choices for private fl
From his home in Newport Beach, California, it takes Drew Warmington 10 hours to drive to Lake Tahoe.
In April 1986, following an attack on American soldiers in a Berlin disco, President Reagan ordered the bombing of Muammar Qaddafi’s terro
For the first time, a member of the commercial airline fraternity—the companies that prompted the emergence of the private flight industry by
For intercontinental travel, the Boeing Business Jet remains the gold standard for private fliers seeking size, speed, and luxury.