Paying for empty private jet flights was apparently a breaking point to oust Credit Suisse chairman António Horta-Osório
“Empty private jet flights hastened Credit Suisse Chairman António Horta-Osório’s downfall,” crowed a headline in The Wall Street Journal.
Empty legs are private jet flights that do not carry revenue passengers. They are repositioning the private aircraft between flights with charter customers. Flexible flyers can often save more than 50% over the typical cost of chartering a private jet.
The best websites and apps to find discounted and cheap private jet flights
Empty legs have the reward of saving money, but risks you don’t have with standard on-demand charter and jet card flights.
Map-based business aviation search platform FlyEasy.co allows users the ability to search and request trip pricing from aircraft operators worldwide
Directional Aviation’s Tuvoli has added FlyEasy.co in an acquisition expected to be announced later today. It is a sister company to Flexjet, Sentient Jet, FXAIR, PrivateFly, and Associated Aircraft Group, a helicopter operator acquired last week.