JOSEPH E. BURNSIDE

Best Of The Best 2006: Boeing Business Jet 3

The Boeing Business Jet 3 is not just bigger than its predecessor; it is better. Announced last November, this mammoth aircraft, based on the highly advanced Boeing 737-900ER airframe, includes an extra helping of everything that made the Boeing Business Jet 2 Robb Report’s Best of the Best selection in 2004. In particular, Boeing has […]

Aircraft: Hailing A Jet

When developing the Eclipse 500, Eclipse Aviation CEO Vern Raburn envisioned his aircraft and other very light jets, with equally low purchase prices and operating costs, serving as the basis for an air taxi system that would utilize the thousands of regional and local airports throughout the United States. “What air taxis are about is […]

Best of the Best 2005: Business Jets

Gulfstream’s G550 is the ideal business jet for those who do not want to compromise when traveling for professional or personal purposes, who prefer to reach their destinations with minimum drama and maximum efficiency, and who require flexibility, capability, and safety from their means of transportation. “With the G550’s extraordinary performance, state-of-the-art technology, unsurpassed comfort, […]

Best of the Best 2005: Charter Brokers

Sentient Jet has designed its Private Jet Membership program so that it offers clients the simplicity and choice of chartering with the service and reliability of fractional or outright ownership. Membership takes the form of a debit account and is available in two basic levels: Silver, for $100,000, and Gold, priced at $250,000. In both […]

Best of the Best 2005: Flight Card Programs

By issuing flight cards, companies offering fractional shares of aircraft are able to entice flyers who hesitate to make the financial commitment associated with purchasing a traditional fractional share. Through a flight card, essentially a debit card from which pre-purchased flight hours are subtracted after each trip, you can buy private-jet travel in increments of […]

Best of the Best 2005: Fractional-Ownership Programs

The burgeoning, competitive fractional ownership market offers many choices, and most of them will deliver you and your guests to the designated destination on time and with minimal drama. However, the levels of experience, service, and selection that are offered can distinguish one fractional company from another. No one has more experience in the fractional […]