Private Jet Industry Breaking News and Analysis

Alliance Aviation joins private jet push to aid the Bahamas

Jet card broker Alliance Aviation is promoting travel to the Bahamas after Hurricane Dorian

Start-up jet card broker Alliance Aviation is joining the push by business aviation to help in the recovery of the Bahamas after Hurricane Dorian.

The National Business Aviation Association reported during the storm, “FBOs across Florida are getting flights coordinated for when they are cleared into the Bahamas, and many are using hangars as staging areas for supplies.”

Flexjet offers private jet getaway at Sonoma County Wine Auction

The event which benefits a range of charities in the California county, brings together wine superstars, celebrity chefs and honored guests.

Over $30 million has been raised since the event’s inception

Fractional share, lease and jet card operator Flexjet will be part of the all-star line-up during The Sonoma County Vintners Foundation

Last week honorary co-chairs Gina Gallo and Christopher Jackson unveiled the full list of one-of-a-kind auction lots available at the 2019 Sonoma County Wine Auction, presented by Visa Signature. The auction lots are an exclusive way to procure sought-after wines, private experiences, dinners with America’s top chefs, and excursions not typically available to the public. The event takes place Sept. 19-21, 2019.

Sentient Jet sets Bahamas relief effort

Jet card broker Sentient Jet is donating $1,000 for every Sentient cardholder trip to the Bahamas through Nov. 1

In an effort to remind its jet card customers the Bahamas is open for business, Directional Aviation’s Sentient Jet announced it is donating $1,000 to hurricane relief for every cardholder trip to the country through Nov. 1, 2019.

Help the Bahamas by taking a vacation to the Bahamas

Over 60% of GDP in the Bahamas is from tourism. More than 90% of its luxury accommodations were not impacted by Hurricane Dorian.

A short-break vacation is a great way to help in the recovery effort

Top travel advisors share their picks for top resorts and best suites

Over 60% of GDP in the Bahamas is from tourism and over 90% of of the luxury resort accommodations in the Bahamas are open for business – now – untouched by Dorian. 

If you have been wondering how to help, taking a vacation in the Bahamas is a good way. After hurricanes, history tells us visitor numbers drop, and that impacts the entire supply chain for resorts, including many local businesses. 

Alliance Aviation adds Phenom 300 jet card

Embraer’s popular Phenom 300 is red hot in the jet card market as Alliance becomes the third provider in five months to add a program dedicated to the light cabin jet

The Phenom 300 jet card is priced at $6,995 per hour, plus 7.5 percent Federal Excise Tax

Aircraft specific jet cards are growing in popularity as an option between full and fractional ownership and on-demand charter. Users like them because they know ahead of time what they are getting, and they also know baggage limitations and range constraints. You can put down start-up Alliance Aviation as hopping on the wagon.