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11% of Europe’s private jets could be grounded in 2020 because of a failure to upgrade their communication systems

11% of Europe’s private jets could be grounded in 2020 because of a failure to upgrade their communication systems

New research from London based Colibri Aircraft, which specialises in the marketing, resale and purchase of pre-owned private aircraft, reveals it may be uneconomical to upgrade around 11.3% of Europe’s fleet of private jets (219) with a new monitoring system

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Top brokers discuss global business jet market prospects

Top brokers discuss global business jet market prospects

Despite the emergence of strong growth rates in private business aviation in Asia and elsewhere, Europe and North America still represent over 90% of all private flight activity. Of this, however, Europe only accounts for 20%. Asia and the rest

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Aircraft Comparison: Praetor 600 vs Gulfstream G280 vs Challenger 350 vs Dassault Falcon 2000 vs Cessna Citation Longitude

Aircraft Comparison: Praetor 600 vs Gulfstream G280 vs Challenger 350 vs Dassault Falcon 2000 vs Cessna Citation Longitude

First, the disclaimer: “A paper aircraft can always beat a real aircraft when you compare them,” says the head of one aircraft manufacturer. “Until an aircraft is flying, it is unfair to compare it with an aircraft that is still

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Growing pilot shortage complicates sale of private jets

Growing pilot shortage complicates sale of private jets

London based Colibri Aircraft, which specialises in the marketing, resale and purchase of pre-owned private aircraft, says a huge shortage of pilots in the European private jet sector is resulting in owners not always being able to use their aircraft

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Research reveals significant drop in supply of pre-owned private jets for sale

Research reveals significant drop in supply of pre-owned private jets for sale

New research from Colibri Aircraft, which specialises in the marketing, resale and purchase of pre-owned private aircraft, reveals the number of private jets for sale in May is around 14.5% lower than the same time last year, the lowest it

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Colibri Aircraft appoints new sales director to “huge growth market”

Colibri Aircraft appoints new sales director to “huge growth market”

London-based Colibri Aircraft, which specialises in the marketing, resale and purchase of pre-owned private aircraft, has appointed Markus Schmitzer as sales director for Germany. A fully qualified pilot, Schmitzer (pictured) has held a number of key positions in aviation sales

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Colibri Aircraft sees a big increase in private jet first time buyers

Colibri Aircraft sees a big increase in private jet first time buyers

Colibri Aircraft, which specialises in the marketing, resale and purchase of pre-owned private aircraft, says it has seen a dramatic increase in the number of clients buying a private jet for the first-time. Some 21% of the pre-owned aircraft it

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Colibri Aircraft research reveals falling prices for pre-owned jets

Colibri Aircraft research reveals falling prices for pre-owned jets

New research from Colibri Aircraft shows that values across six different types of private jets fell by around 35% between April 2014 and April 2017. Colibri also says they are also taking longer to sell, with the average number of

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Colibri reviews 2015 business aircraft market

Colibri reviews 2015 business aircraft market

Colibri Aircraft has published a report on business aircraft sales activity during 2015. The company says transaction levels were similar to to 2014, driven by price decreases. ALSO READ: Colibri expands in Europe with new sales director appointment Europe saw

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Mixed messages from aircraft transactions

Mixed messages from aircraft transactions

The market for private jets has been a jumble of signs and indicators recently says Oliver Stone, CEO of Colibri Aircraft. Both good news and bad is common, and it all depends upon where you are looking. There are reasons

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