“"I've got a list of corporations that have gotten out of their airplanes [because of criticism from politicians]. It is the stupidest thing I've ever seen. When you look at the time and cost savings; it does not make sense not to fly [privately]. You can't let public perception interfere with your business decision to fly. It either is a good business decision or it isn't."”
New Program Provides Medical Aid to Travelers
A new worldwide medical-assistance program is now available for travelers looking for greater peace of mind. Private JetMD provides members with $1 million of coverage for travel-related accidents or illness. In an emergency, the company will evaluate your condition, alert appropriate local medical staff and evacuate you to the nearest prescreened, approved facility. Private JetMD also provides replacement of lost eyeglasses and passports and other services. Memberships cost $495 per year for individuals and $695 for families.