Best Of The Best 2006: Fount Of Information

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CharterAuction has changed its name to Jets International, but its business model essentially remains the same. The broker combines the fixed-pricing approach that is common in the charter industry with a variable-pricing scheme tied to its auction service. As soon as Jets International establishes a maximum price for your flight, based on the point of departure, destination, and size of aircraft requested, operators bid on your business over the Internet, a process that you can watch if you wish.

Once you choose an aircraft, Jets International will send you detailed information about the operator, plane, and pilots. The pilots in Jets International’s network have an average of 9,900 hours of experience, an exceptional number for the charter business. Round-trip pricing ranges from $2,250 per hour for light jets to $5,200 per hour for large ones. Clients place a minimum of $100,000 in a Merrill Lynch account and deduct from it to cover the cost of flights; all cash in the account, with interest, may be withdrawn at any time.

Jets International
800.370.7719
www.jets.com

The 19-passenger copter will have an extended range and features to ensure maximum comfort…
The jet’s large floor plan allows for the addition of an office and a bedroom…
The six-seat, twin-engine jet has a reworked interior and upgraded technology…
The two-seat jet is being developed for both private and military flying…
The design concept incorporates technology found on Mercedes-Benz automobiles…
The new improvement to the BBJ private aircraft reduces drag and adds range…
The company’s design could reduce the flight time between Washington, D.C., and Paris by 3 hours…
The ergonomic chair promises to make long-range flight much more comfortable…
The fractional provider recently took delivery of a custom G450LXi, with more on the way…
The simulated fireplace replicates the heat, sound, and intensity of a real fire…