26 02, 2020

What You Should Know Before Buying a Used Aircraft

By |2020-02-26T22:33:04+00:00February 26th, 2020|Educational|

Are you buying a used aircraft? There are some things you need to know. Buying a used plane is a big deal. There's a considerable amount of money involved, so if you're not confident in what you're doing, a lot can go wrong. Today is your lucky day. In this post, we're going to give you a few tips on buying your first aircraft. Deciding to buy an aircraft, especially your first, is stressful, but once you close, [...]

26 02, 2020

What to Expect When You Charter A Jet

By |2020-02-26T22:06:25+00:00February 26th, 2020|Educational|

If you are trying to upgrade your lifestyle and the way that you travel, you can't go wrong with booking a private jet. Not only is private jet travel convenient, but it is also a greener form of travel than commercial aircraft. A huge benefit from flying private is that not only do you get to avoid the TSA line, but you also get to prevent contact with potentially millions of travelers. As the Coronavirus continues to spark fear, [...]

26 02, 2020

YouTube Aviation Channels You Must Subscribe to as a Plane Enthusiast

By |2020-02-26T21:33:08+00:00February 26th, 2020|Educational|

YouTube has more than two billion monthly users. Together, they watch a collective 250 million hours of content every day. You might live and breathe aviation, but are you a true aircraft enthusiast if you don't leverage this massive video-sharing platform to learn more about your favorite topic? Thankfully, YouTube is more than just cute kittens and pandas on slides. You can also use it as an incredible learning tool. Multiple YouTube aviation channels cater to viewers, just like [...]

21 02, 2020

How Much Does It Really Cost: Calculating the Operating Costs of a Jet

By |2020-02-21T22:12:28+00:00February 21st, 2020|Educational|

Commercial air travel is exhausting, but there's a new alternative: flying a privately-owned jet. Flying private used to be a privilege for the ultra-rich, but jets have become more accessible. While your private flight may now be within reach, the operating costs remain a challenge. Determining Jet Operating Costs Calculating operating costs takes more than adding up your fuel and pilot salaries. Each model has its pros and cons, and the costs of a jet begin when you [...]

3 02, 2020

Why the Piston Aircraft Makes Good Business Sense

By |2020-02-03T16:17:11+00:00February 3rd, 2020|Educational|

When most people think of an airplane, they think of the ultra-luxury, sexy, business jets owned by the rich and often famous. They imagine one of the giant people-movers—the Boeing 787 or Airbus A380, or an aircraft commonly seen departing your local airport. What most people overlook, because of its ever-present nature, is the piston-engine airplane. It's been around for over a century, since the dawn of flight actually, and although it may be unglamorous, it remains an aerospace mainstay. [...]