January 21, 2024

Flying in Style: The Most Luxurious Private Jets in the World

Private jets have long been a symbol of luxury and status. These flying palaces offer the utmost comfort and opulence, allowing their owners to travel the world in style. From lavish interiors to state-of-the-art technology, here are some of the most luxurious private jets in the world. 1. Airbus A380 Custom: This private jet is owned by Saudi Prince Al-Waleed bin Talal, one of the richest men in the world. The interior of this aircraft is a sight to behold, featuring a concert hall, a Turkish bath, a garage for luxury cars, and even a dedicated prayer room. 2. Boeing […]
September 3, 2023

Athens Flying Week 2023: A spectacular show in Tanagra

Athens Flying Week (AFW) is an annual international aviation event held in Athens, Greece. Here’s what the event has traditionally been known for: Air Shows: AFW is primarily known for its airshows, which often feature a range of aircraft from historic planes to modern fighter jets. Aerobatic teams from various countries, solo pilots, and parachutists often participate, providing thrilling displays for spectators. Tanagra Air Force Base: In recent years, the main event of the AFW has taken place at the Tanagra Air Force Base. This location allows for a wide variety of aircraft to participate and provides an expansive viewing […]
August 19, 2023

Rally Acropolis 2023 70th anniversary

Fantastic news for motorsport enthusiasts! The Rally Acropolis is one of the most famous and challenging events in the rallying calendar, and the 70th anniversary promises to be a special celebration. This year’s edition will be particularly exciting, with the super special race at the Water Plaza in Palio Faliro as a major highlight. The fact that renowned drivers will be performing there makes it a must-see event for fans. Here’s a quick overview for those who want to catch the action: Date for Super Special Race: September 7th, at the Water Plaza in Palio Faliro. Ceremonial Start: Beneath the […]
July 29, 2023

10 tips for first time private jet customers

Here’s some information that can further enhance your trip: Flying private can provide several benefits for first-time customers, and here are five key tips to enhance the experience: Choose the Right Aircraft: Consider your group size, budget, and travel needs to select the most suitable aircraft type. Light and midsize jets are great for shorter trips with smaller groups, while super-midsize and large cabin jets are ideal for longer distances and larger parties. Seek Expert Advice: Working with a reputable charter broker can help navigate the complex private jet market and find the best aircraft options. Brokers have access to […]
July 16, 2023

Everything you need to know about the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023

Here’s a comprehensive guide to the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023 : Dates and Venues The FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023 is hosted by Australia and New Zealand from July 20 to August 20. Matches will be played in ten stadiums across nine host cities including Melbourne’s AAMI Park, Sydney’s Stadium Australia and Sydney Football Stadium. The opening games will feature New Zealand vs. Norway at Eden Park, Auckland, and Australia vs. the Republic of Ireland at Stadium Australia. Each host country will stage a semi-final, with the final taking place on August 20 at Stadium Australia. Favourites 32 teams […]
July 16, 2023

The complete guide for flying with pets on a private jet

Flying with pets on a private jet is significantly easier and less stressful than traveling on commercial flights, as your pets are allowed in the cabin with you, instead of being stored in the cargo hold. However, there are still some important considerations to keep in mind to ensure a smooth flight for both you and your pet. Here’s a complete guide to help you prepare: 1. Check the Air Charter Service’s Pet Policy Not all private jet charter services have the same policies regarding pets. It’s important to check with the charter company about their specific rules and restrictions […]
April 18, 2021

Flying To Switzerland

Switzerland borders with members of the European Union (EU) and it isn’t a member itself. Though it is a member of the Schengen states which makes it possible for travelers to cross its borders without passport checks. If travelling between Schengen states only security checks are needed before takeoff. Though, identity documents and a Schengen Visa might be required. The capital city of Switzerland, Bern is in the heart of the country. This allows quick access to business locations in Vavey, Fribourg, Neuchatel. Also, the ski resorts in Grindelwald and Gstaad are less than 80 mins from the center. Below […]
February 28, 2020

Can aviation ever be truly green?

Can aviation ever be truly green is the question Tom Parsons, low carbon, commercial development manager, at Air BP, looks in to. There’s no denying that air travel has changed the way the world works, but our ability to fly pretty much wherever and whenever we like comes at an environmental cost, with aviation accounting
December 11, 2019

John Travolta shows off private customised Boeing Business Jet

John Travolta took to the skies on Jay Leno’s Garage to show off his Boeing Business Jet. Boeing’s premiere private jet retails for $57 million (£45.5 million) when new, plus an additional $20 million to $25 million (£16 million to £20 million) for the interior design and installation. Travolta has had his pilot license for 45 years and a jet license for 20. He is such an avid flier that his house is attached to a runway, so he can literally park his jets in the driveway. Jay Leno was so impressed that he called Travolta a “hero.” Read more here 
November 11, 2019

Private Jet Tipping Etiquette

Tipping a taxi, town car or Uber driver is pretty standard in most parts of the world, although how much varies widely. If you charter a yacht, you are expected to tip the crew, something that can run over $10,000 depending on the price of your rental. You likely tip the valet at a restaurant as you do the waiters and waitresses. In some places, if you leave a negligible tip, they might follow you to find out what you were unhappy about. Read more https://www.forbes.com/sites/douggollan/2019/09/30/private-jet-tipping-etiquette/#41b5d9b0cb4d
November 7, 2019

Fly to World Economic Forum Davos, Switzerland 21-24 January 2020

  The 50th World Economic Forum (WEF) Annual Meeting will be held on 21-24 January 2020, in Davos-Klosters, Switzerland. WEF annual meetings aim to engage world leaders in collaborative activities to shape the global, regional, and industry agendas at the beginning of each year. The development of the meetings’ program is driven by WEF’s mission –- improving the state of the world. Four global issues clearly stand out as urgent and important, and will feature prominently on the agenda at the Annual Meeting 2020 in Davos: How to address the urgent climate and environmental challenges that are harming our ecology […]
October 14, 2019

Fly to Ancient Olympia for the Olympic flame lighting ceremony

The 2020 Summer Olympics are coming and with them, the Olympic flame lighting ceremony on March 12 2020 in Ancient Olympia, Greece. Eleven women, representing the Vestal Virgins, perform a celebration at the Temple of Hera in which the first torch of the Olympic Torch Relay is kindled by the light of the Sun, its rays concentrated by a parabolic mirror. The flame then will start its route to Japan, where it will start its course March 26 from Naraha to Minamisoma and finally make its way into the Olympic Stadium of Tokyo for the 2020 Summer Olympics opening ceremony […]
September 16, 2019

What it was like to fly the first commercial flight in 1914

The Wall Street Journal reports the 23-minute commute was an instant sensation, immediately inspiring copycat airlines focused on delivering service between two specific destinations throughout the country. Los Angeles was suddenly connected to Catalina Island by way of air travel. The same for New York and Atlantic City, and Florida with several Caribbean ports. The age of the airline was born. read more https://eu.usatoday.com/story/travel/roadwarriorvoices/2016/01/04/what-it-was-like-to-fly-the-first-commercial-flight-in-1914/83201288/