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Do The New Regulations For Disabled Airline Passengers Affect Private Charters?

Do The New Regulations For Disabled Airline Passengers Affect Private Charters?

In December 2014, the Civil Aviation Authority in Europe has implemented new regulations aiming to improve and enhance the flying experience for the disabled passengers in airports and airlines. While such rules already existed in North America, the new policies will mostly affect the private jets industry. Take note that when it comes to travelling, flying via a private charter already presents several big advantages compared to commercial airlines. In fact, private charter companies have been working with many clients with disabilities or reduced mobility for years. Nevertheless, we believe that the new regulations constitute a great start towards ensuring that disabled passengers who choose commercial airlines can now enjoy an enhanced experience on the ground and in the air.

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How Do You Calculate Private Jet Prices?

How Do You Calculate Private Jet Prices?

If you are looking into luxury air travel or tend to use it frequently for your holidays and your business travels, it is important for you to understand the basics of how your private air travel fares are charged to you. When you understand these factors then you can anticipate changes in the private air fares better. There are a couple of factors which affect the price that is used in the market for travelling in luxury private jets.Client’s requirementsWhen you contact someone for private air travel services, they would definitely need to get some basic information from you to set you up with a preferred and comfortable air travel plan. The information that they usually ask for is about the type of jet you would prefer to travel in, how many people would you be travelling with during the private air travel, the start and end point of your air travel, how long you would need the private jet to be with you for, the duration of the trip and if you would want a return trip back with the private jet or not. This information, once supplied, helps your private air jet chartering services to give you their best price for the package you would take. In essence, a shorter trip would cost you less for private jet travel. For instance, a quick trip from Los Angeles to Las Vegas on a decent jet would definitely cost you less than a return trip from Los Angeles to Europe. The length of stay of the private jet is also a huge determinant because these jets need at least two hours of travel time in a day to meet their profit goals. So if they are going to send you to a nearby location which is an hour away for a few days, it only makes sense for the companies to fly their jets back in between.Hourly rates

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6 Most Expensive Airports In The World To Land Private Jets At

6 Most Expensive Airports In The World To Land Private Jets At

You may not know it but airports usually change airlines to have their planes land on their tarmac. It is pretty much the same thing that happens with local authorities and car owners. You have to pay for your parking fees. Airports too charge ‘parking’ fees. The prices are as you would expect, high.  Fortunately, this is not a problem you would have to deal with if you are an ordinary traveler. The story changes for private jet owners. Airports charge them. The fees usually range from standard to somewhat expensive. It therefore does not come as a surprise that when it comes to the following airports, private jet owners often have to part away with thousands of dollars for every hour their jets stay on the airport.

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Reducing The Risks Associated With The Usage Of Private Jet Charter Brokerage Companies

Reducing The Risks Associated With The Usage Of Private Jet Charter Brokerage Companies

New brokers are continuously appearing in the industry, all promising to arrange the best private air charters on behalf of their clients while at the same time acting as their agent. How comes, you may ask. Well, in private jet charter arena, there are no real barriers as to who enters the arena, meaning that anyone can promote and call himself an air charter broker. To manage the risks associated with the usage of services provided by these companies, it is recommended to let a reputable and quality organization handle your private air charter requirements.Although the FAA and DOT government departments are continuously reviewing and enforcing the best business practices, there are no set entry requirements, government-set rating, or broker approval rating for these air charter service providers. Not only this, the fliers assume the risk of choosing and using charter services on offer by these brokers.Categories of air charter service providers

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