Surf Air Europe Sets New Pricing For Swiss Ski Flights

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Surf Air in Europe is offering a new Escapes membership with a minimum of three months plus an initiation fee


Surf Air wants to get you to the Alps faster without having to commit to a full year of membership. 

SBE’s South Beach Hotels Offer 3-Months Free With JetSmarter When You Book A Suite

SLS South Beach and Delano Hotel guests get JetSmarter private jet memberships when they book a qualifying suite


Lifestyle hotel and nightlife provider SBE is giving you three months of access to JetSmarter shuttles and empty legs when you book specified suites at two of its hotels. The Suite Life by sbe is available at the SLS South Beach and Delano Hotel.  There are two separate offerings for The Suite Life that vary by suite type. Tier 1 is applicable to all Signature Suites, One-Bedroom Suites and Bungalows. Tier 2 is the higher tier package inclusive of JetSmarter and is applicable to the highest suite categories at each hotel, specifically the Penthouses and Apartments. Guests of the Tier 2 package will receive access to JetSmarter through a 3-month membership program inclusive of a complimentary seat on select shuttle flights and empty legs. There is no end date for the program.  

Jettly Launches Pay As You Go Jet Card Membership Program

The Canadian private jet charter broker is bringing a fixed markup model to its Jet Card

Canada-based upstart Jettly is bringing its fixed pricing markup model of private jet charter to the Jet Card segment. It follows Wholesale Jet Club last year as well as Paramount Business Jets, which both sell Jet Cards using a fixed markup over operator pricing. U.K.-based Victor has said it will launch a deposit product in the U.S. early this year. In the case of Jettly and Wholesale Jet Club, the programs also include a monthly or annual fee in addition to the fixed markup. 

Private Jet Flying Increases 4 Percent In January

TRAQPak analysts estimate there will be a 3.8% increase in overall flight activity year over year in February 2018


After having its best year since 2008 with over three million private aviation flights in North America during 2017, 2018 is off to a flying start.


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How Private Jets Support Small Communities Lacking Good Airline Service

Good air service is a key to economic development, but more U.S. cities lose commercial airline service each year. However, private aviation bridges the gap.


Business aviation provides a critical transportation lifeline to thousands of communities all across the U.S. that have little or no airline service. Some 41% of business aircraft are flown to towns with little or no air service. Research by No Plane No Gain, an advocacy group, points out when a company needs to reach clients, manage far-flung facilities, or seek out new opportunities, business aviation is often the only viable option. 

PlaneSense Takes Delivery Of The First Pilatus PC-24

The fractional share provider is known for its Pilatus PC-12 fleet of turboprops

Fractional share provider PlaneSense, Inc., received of the world’s first Pilatus PC-24 jet at its headquarters in Portsmouth, New Hampshire today. It marks the company’s move into expanded jet products having built its business on the back of the PC-12 turboprop. It also offers the Nextant 400 XTi. PlaneSense is expecting a total of six PC-24 jets by end of 2019, the largest order received by Pilatus in its current order book. 

VistaJet Rolls Out Three Global Art Experiences

VistaJet has created three “highly personalized” programs for art lovers to experience the exhibitions and global tour of The Collection of Peggy and David Rockefeller, the most valuable auction of a private collection entirely dedicated to raising funds for philanthropic causes.


Following the unveiling of early highlights in Hong Kong last November, the global public tour will move to London (February 21 – March 8), Paris (March 16 – 21), Beijing (April 6 – 7), Los Angeles (April 6 – 12) and Shanghai (April 10 – 11), ahead of the final exhibition in New York at Christie’s Rockefeller Center from April 28 until the sale on May 7 – 11. With each stop on the pre-sale tour, additional works of art and objects will be revealed.