“[New billionaires in fast-growing countries] have to buy longer-range airplanes. If you’re flying from Mongolia to Nigeria, it’s either a three-day journey flying commercial or a nine-hour flight on your jet.”
Cannes Air Show on Track for 2009
Organizers are making final preparations for the 3rd Cannes International General Aviation Exhibition, scheduled for April 30 through May 2. The show is one in a string of star-studded events on the French Côte d'Azur that includes the Cannes International Film Festival. The exhibition will represent a broad spectrum of European business aviation, from aircraft manufacturers to vendors and aviation support service providers. For additional information, call Samantha Chastang at +33-4-9308-0177.