Embraer signs USD 1.4 billion business jet deal with Flexjet

Las Vegas, Nevada, October 21, 2019 – Embraer announced today a purchase agreement with Flexjet, a global leader in private jet travel. The deal comprises a fleet of Embraer business jets, which includes the recently certified Praetor jets and the Phenom 300. The announcement was made during a press conference at the 2019 National Business Aviation Association’s Business Aviation Convention and...

GULFSTREAM ANNOUNCES FIRST NORTH AMERICAN G700 FLEET CUSTOMER

Flexjet G700
SAVANNAH, Georgia, October 21, 2019 — Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. today announced Flexjet as its first North American fleet customer for the new industry flagship, the all-new Gulfstream G700TM. The announcement was made during the unveiling of the G700, the most spacious aircraft in the industry with the longest range at the fastest speed. “Flexjet’s customers have become accustomed...

Executive AirShare bumps pilot pay to curb attrition

Mitchel said attracting new and retaining current pilots is important for the company in the background of a broader pilot shortage. Although Executive AirShare doesn’t compete with major airlines for pilots, it does with other corporate aircraft operators as well as regional airlines. Full Article

PlaneSense Celebrates Arrival of the First Pilatus PC-24

“We are very, very proud that PlaneSense is the first client (for the PC-24),” Bucher said. “We now hand her over into your capable hands.” – Pilatus CEO Markus Bucher Full Article

Private Jet Card Comparisons Releases 2018 Analysis

Private Jet Card Comparisons, the only independent buyer’s guide to private jet membership card programs, announces the release of its 2018 analysis, which has been expanded to include more than 250 programs for private fliers to choose from. Recently referred to as “a modern-day online Kelley Blue Book for private jet cards,” by Barron’s, Private Jet Card Comparisons’...