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XOJET pivots to subscription with new products

XOJET pivots to subscription with new products

This month XOJET, the US operator and charter company, announced that it is adding mid-size and light jets to its Elite Access membership. It also added a new product – Select Access, for passengers flying less than 25 hours a

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Hahn Air Lines partners Returnjet

Hahn Air Lines partners Returnjet

Hahn Air Lines and Returnjet have announced a partnership allowing brokers to book places on its empty legs using the Returnjet booking platform. Returnjet’s platform was integrated with Hahn Air Lines’ flight operations management system, FL3XX, in July. And more

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Stephen Friedrich joins Embraer Executive Jets as CCO

Stephen Friedrich joins Embraer Executive Jets as CCO

Stephen Friedrich (pictured) has been appointed chief commercial officer at Embraer Executive Jets, effective immediately. Friedrich will report to Michael Amalfitano, president & CEO of Embraer Executive Jets, he will be responsible for the direct management of the global sales

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Cutter Aviation opens new FBO at Colorado Springs

Cutter Aviation opens new FBO at Colorado Springs

Cutter Aviation has celebrated the opening of its new FBO at Colorado Springs Municipal Airport. The FBO opening was marked with a formal ribbon cutting ceremony; a static aircraft display showcasing a Gulfstream 280, as well as TBM and HondaJet

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NBAA welcomes “compelling” appointment of new NTSB chairman

NBAA welcomes “compelling” appointment of new NTSB chairman

The National Business Aviation Association has welcomed the appointment of Robert L. Sumwalt III as the 14th chair of the National Transportation Safety Board. It says that Sumwalt’s extensive career in aviation makes him a “compelling choice” to head an

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Market Analysis: Cessna aircraft and deliveries

Market Analysis: Cessna aircraft and deliveries

Although the Lockheed Jetstar takes the title of the first ever business jet, the Cessna Citation name has become synonymous with business aircraft. The original Citation flew for the first time in 1969 and entered service in 1972. Since then,

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Market Analysis: Falcon orders, deliveries and backlog

Market Analysis: Falcon orders, deliveries and backlog

Despite all of the technology available now, the first flight of any aircraft is still a significant event. On July 5, Dassault’s Falcon 5X successfully flew for two hours. There were celebrations afterwards but there was also a lot of

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jetAVIVA buys Jet Quest

jetAVIVA buys Jet Quest

Brokers working on deals with jetAVIVA may end up selling more than just an aircraft. The US private equity-backed brokerage is keen to expand by acquiring other aircraft brokers. Yesterday it bought Jet Quest, a leading Citation Jet brokerage. Jet

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Return to lender: Airplane Repo’s Ken Cage on season four

Return to lender: Airplane Repo’s Ken Cage on season four

Ken Cage is the president and co-owner of International Recovery Group (IRG). But he is better known as the star of Discovery Channel’s hit TV show Airplane Repo, which follows Cage and his team as they repossess luxury yachts, cars and business

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Everything you need to know about JetSmarter membership

Everything you need to know about JetSmarter membership

JetSmarter claims to offer 4,000 free miles of flying every month. It is a fantastic deal for customers but, as with all innovators, there are significant risks involved. How does it work? JetSmarter has four different products: charter broking, where you can

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