Developed for Bombardier’s Global 7500 long-range business jet, the Soleil lighting system is aviation’s first circadian-rhythm-based cabin lighting technology.
XTI’s TriFan 600 VTOL aircraft, with business-class seating for four, should be ready for deliveries by 2023.
London-based boutique firm Design Q can count an interior design concept for Comlux America, set for next-gen Airbus and Boeing business jets, and a Safari Plane – a concept craft with a marble-floored entryway, large lounge, private bedrooms, barbecue station and office space – amongst its recent, pioneering creative feats. Much of the company’s work, […]
“You’re the chef; you’re the server. You do it all—even catering.”
A private plane may be the most time-efficient means of travel, but even on a business jet like the Airbus ACJ319, passengers can spend up to 13 hours aloft, with long legs that can cover up to 11,000 km—about the distance from New York to Beijing. Given that fact, many owners dream of a “flying home in the sky,” […]
Bigger isn’t always better when it comes to business jets – not if you don’t need the cabin space or range of a larger aircraft and you want to save money on the purchase price and operating costs. Indeed, the future may well belong to the diminutive of wingspan and fuselage. Compact Cruiser The Flaris LAR […]
The concept behind Aura isn’t completely novel. It’s a Florida-based aviation company that will operate as a semiprivate boutique airline. It will offer flights priced at about business-class rates on a limited number of set routes aboard aircraft that depart and arrive at private terminals or private hangars, enabling passengers to avoid check-in and security lines. It […]
While visiting the museums and mansion at Graceland—Elvis Presley’s former-home-turned-tourist-attraction in Memphis, Tenn.—fans of the King of Rock ’n’ Roll can see two of Elvis’s former private jets: a Convair 880 called Hound Dog II and a Lockheed Jetstar called Lisa Marie, named for his daughter. Despite the estate selling the pair to a private buyer in 2015, […]