Florida, California, U.K. private jet flights surge week-over-week as global and U.S. flight activity continues upward trend
As private jet operators and sellers of jet cards and memberships struggle with record demand, upward trends in the U.S. and globally continue. That’s according to the latest data from WingX.
Europe slows as U.S., Florida soar in private jet flights week-over-week and compared to pre-pandemic levels
Private jet demand continues wrecklessly to surge ahead week-over-week in the U.S. for the week ended Oct. 10, 2021. Global trends continue upwards as Europe backs off.
August private aviation activity in second-home and resort markets was more than 75% above 2019 levels with large increases across the board
In August, Bandon Dunes in Oregon saw an average of 42 private jet flights a day. That’s a 75% increase compared to 2019. To the south, Napa private flights spiked 77%. Neither were close to Aspen, where private flights were up 111% last month over pre-pandemic totals. On the East Coast, Westhampton Francis S. Gabreski Airport saw a whopping 125% more flights last month than two years ago.
Even as the Covid pandemic winds down, a new survey of private jet users suggests no end to the record surge in private aviation demand
– Average jet card deposit increased 12% to $237,267 from January’s survey
– 53% of new private aviation users will continue to fly privately on a regular basis post-Covid, up 29% since January
A just released survey of subscribers to Private Jet Card Comparisons shows the demand surge trend for private aviation is likely to continue for the foreseeable future.