The share of flight hours by fractional and charter operators continued its decade long climb, accounting for 54.3% of 2021 North American private jet flight hours, up from 43.7% in 2012
Part 135 and 91k operators in North America – shared jets – clocked a record 2,699,184 flight hours in 2021, a 64% increase from 2020 and 24% above 2019, according to Argus TraqPak.
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JSX is joining Vista Global’s XO and Blade in the New York to South Florida by-the-seat private jet sharing market
Dallas-based JSX is adding scheduled by-the-seat private jet flights from its home base to Miami International Airport. It’s also adding its “hop-on, hop-off” flights between Westchester County Airport north of New York City and Miami.
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Aero is expanding its Los Angeles network with by-the-seat private jet flights to Las Vegas in addition to Aspen, Jackson Hole, and Sun Valley
By-the-seat by private jet operator Aero is adding three weekly flights to Las Vegas.
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Embraer-backed Eve will provide flight-sharing Blade Air Mobility with up to 60,000 flight hours per year as it transitions from helicopters to eVTOLs
Blade Air Mobility, Inc. (NASDAQ: BLDE) and Eve Urban Air Mobility Solutions, Inc., a subsidiary of Embraer S.A. (“Embraer,” NYSE: ERJ), announced an arrangement for Eve to provide Blade up to 60,000 hours of flight time per year on its eVTOLs beginning in 2026 for use in Southern Florida and West Coast markets.
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