Large-Cabin Aircraft To Dominate Business Jet Sales, Cheaper Fuel and Private Jet Charter Rates, Civil Aviation Technologies to Watch, Active Sidestick Controls Make Commercial Debut

Today’s business aviation news we believe you’ll find interesting is from Aviation Week and CNBC. Three interesting articles from Aviation Week: The first one is about how the high end segment of business aircraft, the large cabin type, is dominating the marketplace ever since the collapse of late 2008. Next article shows us what new…

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Private Jet Charter Demand Remains Stable But Rates Still Fluctuate

Need for private jet charter looks set to stay steady on both sides of the Atlantic, according to the current information from online charter portal Avinode. On July 2nd, the business’s forward-looking index for the following 30 days revealed demand virtually the same compared with a month previously in the business’s light, medium and heavy jet…

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Introducing a first in class program, the JetOptions Travel Experience Series: A yoga retreat set in beautiful Tulum, Mexico

Introducing a first in class program, the JetOptions Travel Experience Series. The first event in our highlighted series is a yoga retreat set in beautiful Tulum, Mexico. Taking place February 10th through February 15th. Los Angeles-based celebrity yoga instructors Ali Owens and Janice Chiou will lead a special program of yoga for the mind and…

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Private Jet Charter Rate Chart for Heavy Jets July 3rd, 2012

  Heavy Aircraft Type Average Price 3 months 6 months ago Falcon 900 $5,767 $5,620 $5,757 Gulfstream IV $5,632 $5,673 $5,382 Challenger 604 $4,851 $4,978 $4,974   The above chart shows average price per hour (taxi rate + fuel surcharges) for 3 popular jets in the Avinode marketplace. The reference group consists of 26 Falcon…

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Private Jet Charter Price Comparison Chart – Heavy Jets May 22, 2012

AC Type               Average Price    3 months ago     6 months ago Falcon 900           $5,910                   $5,704                   $6,165 Gulfstream IV       $5,722                   $5,540                   $5,579 Challenger 604    $4,998                   $4,978                   $5,056 The above chart shows average price per hour (taxi rate + fuel surcharges) for 3 popular jets in the Avinode marketplace. The reference group…

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Private Jet Charter Price Comparison Chart for Midsize Jets August 16, 2011

AC Type               Average Price    3 months             6 months ago Hawker 800 XP    $3,592                   $3,568                   $3,527 Learjet 60            $3,260                   $3,220                   $3,111 Citation X             $4,411                   $4,384                   $4,384 The above chart shows average private jet charter rate per hour (taxi rate…

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Private Jet Charter Price Comparison Chart for Heavy Jets – August 10, 2011

AC Type               Average Price    3 months             6 months ago Citation II             $2,152                   $2,091                   $2,041 Hawker 400 XP   $2,952                   $2,950                   $2,982 Learjet 35           $2,138                   $2,028                   $1,927 The above chart shows average price per hour (taxi rate + fuel surcharges) for 3 popular…

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