Articles tagged “jets”

The Growth and Democratization of Flying Private

The Growth and Democratization of Flying Private

Samantha Shankman, Skift

Any luxury industry experiencing an uptick in new, affluent young customers has a right to be bullish about growth, but it is a combination of logistics, customer service and branding that will eventually set the winners apart from the other players.

1 year ago

Airlines search for answers to rising fuel costs at Paris Air Show

Airlines search for answers to rising fuel costs at Paris Air Show

Lori Hinnant, Associated Press

The most pressing concern for anyone involved in aviation is how the industry will move beyond rising fuel costs to find a more sustainable source of energy, something few jets on display will be able to offer.

6 years ago

Philippine Airlines doubles passenger capacity with 54 new Airbus jets

Philippine Airlines doubles passenger capacity with 54 new Airbus jets

Associated Press

The airline is still recovering from losses earlier this year, but with the help of a new stakeholder was able to purchase the jets that the airline believes is needed to foster a growing demand for overseas flights.

7 years ago

Jet sharing is making a rebound in the U.S.

The post-2008 landscape put a damper on jet-share enthusiasm, but the flip side of the cautious rebound means that companies that may have sprung for planes are looking to share instead.

7 years ago