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Private Jet from New York to Dallas

Private Jet from New York to Dallas

Deep in the heart of Texas, and a three and a half hour flight from New York, Dallas is the third largest city in America and home to a wide array of businesses, cultural attractions such as art and science museums, wonderful parks, gardens…
Pet Friendly Charter Flights

Pet Friendly Charter Flights

Let’s face it, our pets are family members. When travelling with a pet, wouldn’t it be so much more comforting to have him or her travel in the seat next to you, instead of being crated, alone and scared, in the cold dark baggage compartment…
Lear 60 Private Jet

Lear 60 Charter - New York

With seating for up to 8 passengers in a stand up cabin with enclosed lavatory, and a range of 2700 miles, the Bombardier Lear 60 Mid-Size Jet is the perfect aircraft for trips from the New York area to almost anywhere in the continental US,…
In-flight entertainment

In-flight entertainment

In-flight entertainment has reached a whole new level. In 2006, an 'elevated' in-flight entertainment option began to include concerts in the sky. During a private air charter flight from New York to London, nu-metal rock group, Korn, performed…
Floating Airports

Floating Airports

The aviation industry's plan to establish a worldwide system of floating airports many well provide benefits to the private air charter market. The greatest appeal applies to private jet operators and their private air charter clients. More…
Air Charter in China

Air Charter in China

Being the world's second-largest economy, China is starting to become more involved in private air charter and has joined the ranks of the US and Europe in competing in the private jet industry. While the Chinese government continues to hold…
Air Safety in Private Aviation

Air Safety in Private Aviation

With terrorism on the rise, the constant question on air travelers' minds is safety. Due to the terror threat, flying has become more cumbersome than ever.  A bottle of soda or some hand cream is out of the question where air travel is considered.…
To Purchase or to Charter

To Purchase or to Charter?

Air charter has become a popular alternative to the expense of purchasing and owning a private jet without compromising on luxury or convenience. Executive private jets can be customized to fit the particular private air charter flight needs…
Convenience Air Charter

Convenience Air Charter

Commercial air travel has become such a burden that many people will not fly unless absolutely necessary. Many travelers find themselves questioning if air travel is worth the hassle, and really have to think twice before planning a trip these…