Category Archives: Super Jets

Volocopter Will Start Testing Its Electric Air Taxis in Paris Next Year

Volocopter, the German aviation startup specializing in urban air mobility, will be the first company to test its full-scale electrical air taxis near Paris after spending nearly a decade in development. Organized in partnership with Groupe ADP and RATP Groupe, the company hopes to revolutionize transportation with a specific focus on electric vertical take-off and landing […]

British Airways Unveils New First-Class ‘Suites’ With Closing Doors

It’s no secret that the airline industry has been hit particularly hard by the coronavirus pandemic. But that hasn’t stopped British Airways from quietly launching a new first-class suite that could, in fact, help travelers social distance while they fly. The new suite was first spotted onboard one of the airline’s newly delivered Boeing 777-300ER aircrafts that […]

This New Business Jet Is So Big It Has a King-Size Bed and a Full Shower

Airbus took that phrase and gave it a luxurious twist: The European jet manufacturer wants passengers to go big while going home—or at least going somewhere special. Airbus Corporate Jets last week launched its TwoTwenty, a business jet so brawny it contains a king-sized bed and full shower, while still cradling 18 passengers in assorted laps of luxury. […]

Built-In Private Jet Services Are Just One Of The Ways Luxury Hotels Are Prioritising Your Safety Right Now

Things have changed in almost every sector, there’s no way around it. But when it comes to how we take vacation, things have become trickier than ever. Travelers are looking for personalised, private experiences now more than ever and in response to this uptick, many luxury hotels and high-end resorts are providing socially distanced, privatised […]

This brand new $56m Bombardier Global 6500 private jet is now for sale

Wealthy jet setters preparing for the world to re-open are buying planes now to be ready for the moment they can use them. Less than 50 countries are currently open to Americans but a likely COVID-19 vaccine within the next year will likely accelerate the fall of artificial travel barriers and allow US passport holders […]

Airbus just unveiled its new $14 million luxury helicopter that can seat up to 10 people

Airbus is creating a luxury version of its H160 helicopter: the ACH160, which starts at around $14 million for business or private use. The ACH160 is the “premium” iteration of the H160 and the latest aircraft in the ACH line, which includes six other corporate helicopters that can be tailored per customer. Despite these differences in luxury levels, both […]

Saudia Private Aviation named best luxury jet service

Saudia Private Aviation (SPA), a leader in the region’s air transportation sector, has been named this year’s winner of Luxury Lifestyle Awards in the category of “Best Luxury Private Jet Service in Saudi Arabia.” The burgeoning segment of business jet operations in the Middle East has gone through significant positive changes during the past few […]

Virgin & Rolls Royce give first look at Supersonic Jet Project

Virgin Galactic has revealed designs for a supersonic passenger plane capable of flying three times the speed of sound. With a top speed of around 2,300mph (3,700kmh), it could fly from London to Sydney in just five hours or to New York in less than two. Virgin has teamed up with engine-maker Rolls-Royce to work […]

How UHNWI’s are enjoying socially distanced holidays

As lockdown restrictions begin to ease, the prospect of summer holidays still remains uncertain. While many are flocking to the coast or the countryside for a UK-based jaunt, for the super rich, international travel is still very much an option by chartering private jets and superyachts, renting sprawling villas, whole hotels and even private islands […]

Qatar Airways Launches Private Jet Program

Qatar Executive, the private jet division of award-winning Qatar Airways, wants a bigger share of the fast-rebounding market of global private jet travellers. Better known for its worldwide network of scheduled airline flights, spacious lounges at its Doha hub, and lavish Q-Suite business class, the company has been a significant player in the on-demand private […]