U.S. Private Aviation Flights Up 6.5% In May

Private aviation flights jumped 6.5% in May 2017 compared to last year, according to TRAQPak data. Part 135 flight activity was up 13.3%, Fractional flying was up 6.9% and Part 91 activity increased 2.1%. Large and Mid-size jets posting the largest gains, up 9.3% and 9.2% respectively. Light jets and turboprops saw increases of 3.8% and 5.3% respectively.

Cannes Film Festival, Monaco Grand Prix Power 17% Gain In Europe’s Private Aviation Flights In May

May saw 77,068 business aviation departures in Europe, the best month this year and a 17% jump over April. Year-to-date private aviation flights are up 3.2% over the same period last year, according to WINGX. 

These 15 Facts About Private Aviation Will Surprise You

While the image of business aviation is often private jets going to Coachella or the South of France, Kylie Jenner or Kim Kardashian, the truth is private aviation is the backbone of the economy, making big and small companies more efficient and successful. 

Private Jet Card Comparisons Publishes Quick Links To Everything Private Aviation

To create a quick-and-easy place you can find links to key industry media, associations and research, Private Jet Card Comparisons has published a page of links to other websites where you will find useful information.