Business Jet Traveler

October 12, 2015
Jet held up in maintenance (Photo: Fotolia)
A new insurance policy offers owners and operators of charter aircraft protection from loss of income should mechanical issues cancel or terminate flights. Typically the charter customer gets all the sympathy when these events occur, as the broker and/or operator scramble to find a replacement aircraft. But if you’re the owner or operator of the grounded airplane, the cancelled flight could cost you thousands of dollars.
October 11, 2015
Global 7000 in flight
Bombardier announced its Global 7000 and 8000 long-range business jets in 2010, an apparent response to Gulfstream’s G650.
October 11, 2015
Angel investing—buying stakes in newborn companies—can produce substantial returns, but you’ll have to take on considerable risk to have a shot at those profits.
October 11, 2015
It really doesn’t take much to keep a crew happy...the bottom line is that your crew wants to know that you take their jobs seriously. (Photo: Fotolia)
Keep them happy and they’ll keep you happy. Here are seven tips.
October 11, 2015
Florida’s Sailfish Point Golf Club
Florida’s Sailfish Point Golf Club combines the remoteness of a barrier island with the proximity of a comfortable neighborhood hangout.
October 2, 2015
Illustration of jet with passengers.
Turns out the group were just six miles up when three of their members wrote their 1966 hit “Eight Miles High.” Here’s why the song title lifted them higher.
September 30, 2015
Deep within Canada’s glorious Banff National Park sits the inimitable Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise. And tucked away in a corner of the grand hotel, lucky visitors will discover the restaurant Walliser Stube.
September 30, 2015
Dassault Falcon 900B in flight
Big cabin, great short-runway performance and long legs. This has been the winning formula for Dassault’s Falcon 900 series for nearly 30 years through multiple upgraded iterations, the latest of which is the $43.3 million 900LX.
September 27, 2015
This October, 1,169 square miles of some of the world’s most spectacular rock formations, waterfalls and ancient trees will be celebrated as California’s Yosemite National Park turns 125. Geologically, Yosemite is much older than that—by about 10 million years. Vertical uplift along the Sierra-Nevada created the mountains. Beginning a couple of million years ago, glaciers as deep as 4,000 feet began sculpting the canyons, and grinding and polishing the granite. Over these rocks spill thundering curtains of tall, narrow waterfalls, including 2,425-foot Yosemite Falls, the highest in North America.
September 27, 2015
5th Annual Readers’ Choice Survey
More than a thousand subscribers responded to BJT’s  5th Annual Readers’ Choice Survey. Our thanks to all of you for taking the time to participate and helping us report on how well the industry is serving your needs.




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