Backed by record demand and with no letup in sight, operators from NetJets to niche brokers are announcing ambitious fleet growth targets
Private jet fleet capacity has become one of the industry’s hottest issues. Demand for private aircraft, owned, via charters, jet cards, and fractional shares, continues to surge to record levels. Charter and jet card flights tracking 30% higher than 2019 pre-pandemic levels combined with owners flying their jets more is putting a strain on the system. Supply chain and labor issues impacting the greater economy are impacting the private aviation industry. It’s creating a new reality for private jet flyers.
Global private jet charter operator VistaJet is providing pet first aid training to its over 200 cabin hostesses
What happens if your pet becomes ill on your private jet flight? VistaJet is taking steps to ensure your best friend gets the best care. The global private jet charter operator is now training its over 200 flight attendants on all segments of pet first aid.
Vista Global outlines growth moves, including plans to increase Red Wing Aviation’s fleet 350% by the end of 2022
Vista Global Holding outlined some previously undisclosed growth figures in a recruiting post to celebrate National Aviation Day. It also reaffirmed it has big plans for Red Wing Aviation, which operates light jets in the U.S., serving XO jet card and on-demand charter clients as well as third-party wholesale customers.
XO will have a dedicated fleet of Citation XLS midsize private jets by the end of August, according to a confirmed report
Vista Global’s XO will launch a Cessna Citation XLS fleet in Europe by the end of the month, according to a report in Aviation International News.