JetSuite’s Jet Card Membership Programs Don’t Have Peak Days And Its Entire Fleet Offers WiFi
Jet card seller, charter operator and now management company JetSuite, Inc. announced yesterday it has added two Embraer Phenom 300s to its fleet of Phenom 100s, Citation CJ3s and an Embraer Legacy L650 added this summer. A third Phenom 300 is coming soon and the operator expects to have 10 by the end of 2018.
Regional fractional provider Executive AirShare is launching EMBARK, a membership program for flying 10 flight days a year with no long-term commitment. The program enables customers to select a renewable one-year term or 20 total flight days they can take up to two years to use. The company, which was founded in 2000, had previously been using the “per day” model to sell fractional shares. It is an ISB-AO certified operator.
When flying by private jet, one noticeable difference from flying in a commercial airliner is a lack of headroom. The height of the cabin in the aisle of a Boeing 737 is about 7 feet, 2 inches. The average height of a man is 5 feet, 9 inches while a woman is 5 feet, 4 inches. Out of 112 business jets Private Jet Card Comparisons analyzed, 67 had a height where the average man would need to duck with 37 private jets being the same for women.
While Crystal AirCruises is going big launching private jet tours using a Boeing 777-200LR this Fall, Aman Resorts is taking a different approach with an Asian itinerary using two Embraer 650 jets, each limited to eight passengers. The trip is focused on wellness.
EliteJets.com, a new operator based in Naples, Florida, is set to begin taking reservations on May 1, according to a report in Florida Today. The company is founded is business entrepreneur Dan Randolph.
Embraer, the world’s leading executive jet makers, said in its latest forecast demand from Asia-Pacific excluding China between 2017 and 2026 will reach 460 aircraft worth an estimated US $3 billion.
In an economy that may not be struggling for jobs, but certainly is struggling for decently paying jobs, employees on the line at its facility make between $50,000 and $80,000, according to executives.