Private Jet Industry Breaking News and Analysis

NetJets Wins Corporate Angel Award

Netjets

NetJets provides flights for cancer patients accessing treatment

Corporate Angel Network (CAN) has recognized NetJets with its Corporate Angel Award for going above and beyond to fulfill CAN’s mission of helping cancer patients access the best treatment centers in the country by arranging free travel on corporate aircraft.

NetJets has supported CAN since 1997 helping transport hundreds of patients to treatment. Last year it expanded its relationship by giving CAN access to its ferry flights.

PrivateFly expands City Pairs fixed pricing through the winter

PrivateFly

Private jet charter prices are 30% lower than average on-demand prices, the company says

Private aviation charter platform PrivateFly, a Directional Aviation company (think Sentient Jet, Flexjet, and Nextant Aerospace), has announced a new and extended list of discounted, fixed-price charter routes for the autumn and winter season.

Last Fall, it launched the fixed price concept between London and Geneva before expanding it for the summer season. City Pair flights accounted for over 20% of its European flights during the period. It also launched $29,000 one-way pricing between New York and San Francisco or Los Angeles, which also continues.

According to PrivateFly, its City Pairs exclusives are 30% lower than average on-demand prices on the same or an equivalent aircraft.

Air Partner announces first-half results

Air Partner

Gross profit of £17.2 million was “stronger than levels anticipated at the time of AGM”

U.K.-based charter and jet card broker Air Partner said its gross profit was £17.2  million for the first half of its financial year, which ended in July. It said the results are “in line with prior period and stronger than levels anticipated at the time of AGM.”

Air Partner sells jet cards with fixed hourly rates that cover Europe, and North America, including the Caribbean and Mexico. During the summer, it introduced one-way transatlantic fixed rates starting with just a 10-hour commitment.

VistaJet launches VistaJet World luxury travel experiences

VistaJet

The private jet operator has launched 15 trips to “the most remote and thrilling adventures around the world”

Luxury private jet charter operator VistaJet said it has launched VistaJet World, “a comprehensive portfolio of one-of-a-kind, multi-stop travel adventures tailored around its members’ passions.”

According to a press release, “To celebrate the company’s 15th anniversary, the program highlights 15 exclusive journeys to experience the most remote and thrilling adventures around the world.”

Jettly relaunches its apps

Jettly private jet charter

Jet card charter broker Jettly offers dynamic pricing membership programs ranging from $370 to $997 per month

Online private jet charter broker Jettly said has completed a total overhaul of its app across both Android and iOS. In a press release, it called the move “a brand new step forward for the company. The company offers four options for users:  Free, Personal, Business, and Jet Card.