Jet membership average hourly rates for light jets increased 8.3% to $6,978 while turboprops spiked 24.6% to $5,982 per hour
Guaranteed availability jet cards and memberships with fixed or capped rates increased prices by 5.6% during the past three months.
Hourly rates for guaranteed availability jet cards with fixed pricing increased just 0.1% since May
With record demand and tight supply, jet cards with fixed rates and guaranteed availability could prove more attractive to those of you who charter on a flight-by-flight basis.
The time to talk to your broker, operator or jet card provider about COVID-19 related cancellations is before you sign the contract
One problem in life is most consumers don’t read the fine print in contracts they sign until there’s a problem. That was a key point from panelists, including a private jet charter operator, a major charter broker, and executives of the National Air Transportation Association (NATA), during a webinar yesterday.
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Ad hoc charters can be a pain. Every trip calling a couple of brokers to get quotes, and then comparing the terms, including cancelation policies. And of course, it’s always, plus, plus, plus. And then what happens if there is the operator cancels because of a mechanical or sick pilot? Last-minute re-quotes can be expensive.