Private Jet, The Rich Men's Toy

Author: Namsing Then

So what if your business trip is to the city of Ostrava which is not connected by Chicago or New York by direct flights? Now with private charter jet services operating to virtually to any destination in the world, you don't need to take a stop over at London or Prague; but can arrive straight away in Ostrava well ahead of time and in shape too. Nothing to worry if you have to fly even from Memphis, private jet operators fly you from your place straight to your destination; and no questions asked.

Large corporations, men and women of wealth, have for long depended on chartering private jets which will rise to the service even at shortest notice. But why private jet service? When all that matters to you are time and the luxury of privacy but not money, you have the option of chartering fractional jet services. You are not herded at the airports, there are no inordinate delays or worse still, and you don't have to hear the flight you were supposed to fly by is unfortunately cancelled. And when you arrive there, you are all but battered and tired because you were asked to stuff-in into a cramped seat and had to put up with unknown co passengers.

So, What Do You Do?
Obviously, you will rent or lease a private airline from one of the private jet operators. USA has the largest network of Charter and Fractional Jet operators. With that kind of huge number of operators, there is not the slightest difficulty in locating and making your trip, if you need on the same day too.

There are three options you can choose from.

  1. Charter operators who can your flight on the same day. Top names here are Jet Aviation, Executive Jet Management, and PrivatAir. Atlantic Aviation Flight Services, Automotive Air Charter, Avjet Corporation, Business Jet Services etc.
  2. Next in your options' list are 'fractional jet operators' with whom you can book the unused airtimes as these are private jet owners. Top names in this category include Netjets, Flight Options, and Flexjet.
  3. You next option is Air Brokers who, despite not owning aircrafts, can arrange private charters precisely when and where you need them. Since they take the trouble of locating and completing the formalities, they are in much demand, too.

What You Pay and Get in Return
A welcome factor, each of them operates large cabin aircraft like Boeing Business Jet, Gulfstream 450 and 550 etc. Private Jets charge you about $7,000 per hour. There will be two FAA trained pilots to fly you securely.

Some operators let you purchase jets in a similar fashion as timeshare. But you know, you can start from Teterboro Airport in NJ and arrive at Van Nuys Airport near LA bypassing airports like Kennedy, LaGuardia, and Newark. Isn;t this what you sought?

About the Author:
NamSing Then is a regular article contributor on many topics. Visit his other websites at Private Jet Resources, Private Jets Charter and Private Jets Sale