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Aircraft ownership is not the only way to access time-saving travel aboard business jets. Alternative Lift describes the wide variety of options available for bizav travel, from fractional shares to charter and jet cards, to other new and innovative programs that provide flexibility as well as desired access.

Innovation’s in the Air

Just ten years ago, only three BizAv travel options existed: aircraft ownership (whole or fractional), purchase of a block of hours via...

Ten Qualities You Want In An Aircraft Charter Broker

Almost 2,000 direct air carriers (charter operators), licensed by the FAA, operate more than 11,000 business aircraft, on which more than 1.5...

DOT Matrix

On February 14th, as relationships are celebrated in many parts of the world, the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) will place its...

Traffic Stop

For all the ease offered by business aircraft travel, one frustrating and pedestrian problem remains. You still have to get to the...

Fifteen Shades of Grey Aircraft Charter

Perhaps you’d like to offset some of the cost of your own flying by making your aircraft available for charter when you’re not using...

Access Without Excess

Do you remember the last time you took a taxi? If you’re younger than 30, that answer may well be “never.” That’s the impact...

Costly Assumptions

A s a fractional share owner, you don’t want to hear that your aircraft share value has diminished, especially as you exit the program. If you’ve...

You Should Care How the Next Generations Share

Share with others.” “Use only what you need.” Most of us learn these valuable lessons in kindergarten. It has taken the impending ascendency of...

Accessing the e-VTOL Network

The “Disruptors” – those companies attempting to reshape the way consumers interact with services or goods – made a splash at the recent Uber...

When Charter is Smarter

On-demand charter – that is, flights departing at a time you specify, according to your travel requirements – can be a cost-efficient means of...