JetSmarter launches a family private jet membership plan for up to six people

Following its new individual membership program, private jet membership seller JetSmarter is adding a family program

 

After quietly changing its membership model last month by limiting its $15,000 per year Smart program to renewals for existing customers and rolling out a new lower-priced offering for individuals, JetSmarter is now going after families. 

As Surf Air Struggles In Europe, What’s The Future For Private Jet Seat Sharing?

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Surf Air’s growth in Europe has been tepid so far, however, it and others continue to pursue a by the seat private aviation model against a backdrop of mixed results

 

Seat sharing, where travelers buy single seats on private aircraft, either via memberships or on individual flights, is considered a growth area for business aviation getting plenty of play in consumer media. The major benefit is saving time at airports by using private aviation facilities while paying prices at or near what the commercial airlines charge. For short hops, it can cut total travel time significantly. However, the model may be in trouble once again. Two sources tell Private Jet Card Comparisons that upstart Surf Air Europe has recently pared back its marketing and sales team there. 

JetSmarter Launches Private Jet By The Seat Flights to Minneapolis for Super Bowl LII

The members-only private jet company is selling members and non-members seats on private jet shuttles to the Super Bowl for $4,095 round trip

 

JetSmarter has announced today that they are offering private jet flights to Minneapolis for Super Bowl LII, from New York, Los Angeles and South Florida.  JetSmarter is a members-only service, however, for the Big Game they are offering both non-members and members the opportunity to book seats on their scheduled private jet flights for $4,095 roundtrip, according to a press release received by Private Jet Card Comparisons. 

JetSmarter Says We Got It Wrong About Their New Shuttles

What is the real impact of the private jet membership seller’s play to increase shuttle flights?

While JetSmarter didn’t respond to our original request to speak to them before we published our article earlier today about their plans to expand shuttles, we sent it to them after it was posted on Private Jet Card Comparisons and invited them to respond if there was anything incorrect. Below is from Ronn Torossian, Chief Business Officer at JetSmarter Inc.

JetSmarter Is Launching VIP Shuttles. What Does It Mean?

Private jet membership seller JetSmarter is launching more changes

 

JetSmarter continues to be in the news. On August 10, it put out a news release that it had obtained more funding. It still has not disclosed how much new money it raised, however, in what appears to be a communication to members published on the website Flyertalk, the jet membership seller laid out some significant changes.