In case you don’t read emails from your jet card company, here is our recap changes programs have been making in recent months
As private jet flying has reached record levels, capacity is being stretched. Providers are trying to line up more capacity. However, jet card rates, which in the past hadn’t changed for years at a time, have been on the rise. The midyear timing speaks to what’s happening in the market.
Backed by record demand and with no letup in sight, operators from NetJets to niche brokers are announcing ambitious fleet growth targets
Private jet fleet capacity has become one of the industry’s hottest issues. Demand for private aircraft, owned, via charters, jet cards, and fractional shares, continues to surge to record levels. Charter and jet card flights tracking 30% higher than 2019 pre-pandemic levels combined with owners flying their jets more is putting a strain on the system. Supply chain and labor issues impacting the greater economy are impacting the private aviation industry. It’s creating a new reality for private jet flyers.
OneSky Flight’s PrivateFly is adding the Aviator membership to its European product line-up, including on-demand charter and jet cards
OneSky’s PrivateFly has launched a dynamic pricing membership program, adding to its line-up of on-demand charter, jet cards, and City Pair fixed-route pricing.
On-demand private jet broker FXAIR says mountains and beaches are the most popular private jet getaways for Independence Day weekend
With private jet charter flights surging to record levels, it’s likely more flyers than ever will be on the move for the July 4th weekend. Directional Aviation’s FXAIR says bookings point to mountain and beach destinations as being the most popular.