28 01, 2020

A Step-By-Step Guide to Walk You Through the Process of Obtaining an Airplane Loan

By |2020-01-28T17:43:05-06:00January 28th, 2020|Educational|

The highest cost of owning an aircraft is the cost of the plane itself. For those who are looking for financing options, keep reading, and I'll tell you to want you to need to know about aircraft loans. Airplane Loan Options There are two common types of loans that you can use to buy an aircraft. Let's take a closer look at each one so you can decide which is right for you. Asset-Based Loans This type of loan was [...]

21 01, 2020

Always Listening: 4 Facts You Never Knew About the Black Box

By |2020-01-21T22:22:40-06:00January 21st, 2020|Educational|

Boeing has been at the forefront of the media for most of the past year, and with 207 airplane crashes in 2019 and the numerous issues with the 737 Max, we often get asked what a black box is? Aircraft are by far the safest way to travel, but accidents happen, and when they do, it is the FAA's job to determine what happened so that it can be prevented from occurring again. In the event of an accident, [...]

21 01, 2020

Who Needs A Captain: 5 Celebrities Who are Also Pilots

By |2020-01-21T22:08:08-06:00January 21st, 2020|Educational|

If you think piloting attracts a specific personality type, think again. The love of flight draws a diverse demographic from old to young, rich to poor, and even many celebrities. It may surprise you to learn which of your favorite on-screen actors are also real-life pilots.  1. Morgan Freeman This 82-year-old actor is famous for his deep, likable voice and his endless silver-screen appearances. But before he became Lucius Fox or the "voice" of God, Morgan Freeman worked as an [...]

21 01, 2020

What is Fractional Jet Ownership? A Definitive Guide To Everything You Need to Know

By |2020-01-21T21:43:32-06:00January 21st, 2020|Educational|

It's no secret that private jet ownership is one of the most significant transportation expenses you'll incur. Thankfully, you don't have to be a billionaire to have your jet at your disposal when you need to head off on an unplanned business trip. If you're not sure whether a private jet is an expense you're ready to take on, then fractional jet ownership is a popular option. Not familiar with fractional jet ownership or how it works? Read [...]

10 01, 2020

Out With The Old, In With The New: 5 Big Tips For Selling Your Jet Before Buying A New One

By |2020-01-10T22:29:36-06:00January 10th, 2020|Educational|

The United States has more General Aviation aircraft than any other country at just over 230,000, and this does not include commercial, military, or private jets. The convenience, opulence, and privacy of personal aircraft make them a popular choice for busy professionals. Yet jets are changing all the time. They are getting faster, more efficient, and more technologically advanced all the time. If you are looking to upgrade, you may consider selling your jet to a qualified buyer. Are [...]

2 01, 2020

5 Tips For Buying Antique Airplanes

By |2020-01-02T18:27:00-06:00January 2nd, 2020|Educational|

We'd all love to have a vintage aircraft collection. If you're a fan of aviation, then you're a fan of the history of human engineering as well. The farther back you go with airplanes, the more you'll learn about the ingenuity that was required to build them. There is something that attracts passionate aviators to historical aircraft, and if you have recently caught the bug, then keep reading. Learning about antique airplanes is one thing, but owning an [...]

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