Tracking by JSSI shows an 87% spike in private jet flight hours, bringing activity to within 22% of 2019 levels
Average flight hours of private jets tracked by JSSI rebounded by 87% in the third quarter, although they remain 22% behind 2019 numbers.
Driven by a surge in new customers and a focus on leisure travel, pets with wealthy owners are increasingly finding themselves flying privately
The number of private jets flights with pets has doubled since the outset of the COVID-19 pandemic. That’s according to Adam Twidell, CEO of jet card and on-demand charter broker PrivateFly.
Average private jet flight hours have reached levels not seen since the economic downturn of 2008, according to Jet Support Services, Inc. (JSSI), in its Business Aviation Index for the third quarter of 2017. The report tracks utilization of approximately 2,000 business aircraft worldwide.
The Jet Support Services, Inc. (JSSI) Business Aviation Index for the first quarter of 2017 showed an increase in global business flight activity compared with the fourth quarter of 2016 while utilization of aircraft in the first quarter of 2017 represented the highest level of flight activity for any first quarter since 2008.