Velocity Jets, first to stop jet card sales, restarts

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The first jet card seller to halt taking new customers is now selling jet cards again, but on a limited basis

Florida-based Velocity Jets is a boutique broker. It was also ahead of the industry in halting jet card sales to new customers. It did so in early July, more than a month before NetJets, the first prominent player to put jet cards on ice. Velocity is now restarting – on a limited basis.

The future of Jet Cards: You can’t always get what you want

Barbarians at the Gate

Jet cards 2.0: As Mick Jagger advises, “You can’t always get what you want, but if you try sometimes, you get what you need”

Barring some calamity that sends demand for private jet travel into a downward spiral, jet cards and memberships will look very different. You already see the ghost of jet cards’ future via recent changes.

Sentient Jet joins NetJets in pausing jet card sales

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Sentient Jet will become the third major player to temporarily halt jet card sales, Private Jet Card Comparisons has learned

As jet card sellers cope with sourcing flights at guaranteed rates on short notice and system hiccups against record demand, Sentient Jet plans to temporarily halt sales at midnight tonight.

A-to-Z recent jet card and jet membership changes cheat sheet

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In case you don’t read emails from your jet card company, here is our recap changes programs have been making in recent months

As private jet flying has reached record levels, capacity is being stretched. Providers are trying to line up more capacity. However, jet card rates, which in the past hadn’t changed for years at a time, have been on the rise. The midyear timing speaks to what’s happening in the market.

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