[Planes] August 14, 2023, 7:00 am ET. By AirlineGeeks.com Staff.
Private jet flights have seen a massive increase in popularity over the past few years. It has left the realm of being reserved only for the rich and famous, with “regular” people now choosing to fly private when they need to travel. Here are a few reasons why.
Fast & Efficient
The entire process of flying private is fast and far more efficient than flying commercially. Not only are you in an aircraft that can get you anywhere, but traveling by private jet has multiple benefits before you even get on the plane.
You can park at the private terminal or right next to the aircraft, passport control takes seconds, you don’t have to wait in the baggage lines when you land, and the experience — in general — is substantially faster.
A private jet charter has also become the best way to travel for business people because some jets are designed for work and productivity. All private jets are quiet, but some have a few extras that create an office in the sky.
Some are fitted with phones, monitors, and the internet, with the bigger aircraft having mini board rooms. This creates a space that is ideal for work or hosting clients.
There is no question that a private jet is far more comfortable and luxurious when compared to a commercial aircraft. For example, those luxurious “apartments” on Qatar Airways flights will look quite basic and underwhelming compared to what some private jets can offer.
Some private jets will also have incredible extras like bedrooms, fully fitted kitchens, and bathrooms that look like they were plucked out of a 5-star hotel.
Private jet cabin (Photo: https://unsplash.com/photos/xG-pV6Eu-bE)
Flexibility & Convenience
One of the most significant advantages of flying private is the amount of flexibility it offers you. You can get a flight almost whenever you want and fly almost anywhere, as private jets don’t require the same level of…