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Private Aviation Insiders’ Guide Aircraft Comparison: Hawker 800XP vs. Citation Excel

Charlie Bravo Aviation CEO René Banglesdorf and her son, Jake, break down the differences between the Hawker 800XP and Cessna's Citation Excel. They talk operating costs, fixed costs, maintenance, fuel burn, cruise speed, cabin size, and more.   Hawker 800XP vs. Citation Excel 100,000 miles Speed Hawker 800XP: 419 knots / 482 mph Citation Excel: [...]

By |2019-08-08T14:20:41-05:00August 8th, 2019|0 Comments

René Featured in Marketplace on NPR

Charlie Bravo CEO René Banglesdorf was interviewed for Marketplace on NPR, where she spoke about the pre-owned aircraft industry in relation to Boeing's needs after the 737 Max grounding. Check it out at the link below!   https://www.marketplace.org/2019/08/05/after-boeing-737-max-grounding-demand-for-used-planes-takes-off/

By |2019-08-07T12:11:01-05:00August 7th, 2019|0 Comments

The Insiders’ Guide Ep 12: HondaJet with Dave Moore

René Banglesdorf speaks to pilot Dave Moore about the Honda HondaJet in part 13 of the Insiders' Guide. In this engaging interview, we learn about its performance, range, ideal missions and much more! About Dave: Dave Moore is a Navy and Air Force decorated aviator and officer. In civilian aviation Dave has worked as a [...]

By |2019-08-06T10:43:29-05:00August 1st, 2019|0 Comments

The Insiders’ Guide Episode 12: Bombardier Global Express XRS with Dominic Rivers

In this episode, René Banglesdorf speaks to pilot Dominic Rivers from Journey Aviation about the Bombardier Global Express XRS in part twelve of the Insiders' Guides. In this interview, they delve into the XRS' performance, range, luggage capacity and much more! About Dominic: Dominic Rivers hails from Yorkshire, UK. Being an aviation enthusiast from a [...]

By |2019-07-29T10:21:04-05:00July 25th, 2019|0 Comments

Podcast: Global XRS with Dominic Rivers

Popular around the world for its range, comfort and capabilities, Bombardier's Global family of aircraft is well regarded among corporate flight departments--especially those well-versed in other Challenger and Global products. Don't miss Dominic's tales of his plane's unique cargo "tails."  

By |2019-07-23T09:25:15-05:00July 16th, 2019|0 Comments

The Insiders’ Guide Episode 11: Gulfstream G550 with Mike Sands

In this episode, René Banglesdorf speaks to captain and pilot Mike Sands from Journey Aviation about the Gulfstream G550 in part 11 of the Insiders' Guides. In this informative interview, we delve into its performance, passenger experience, reliability and much more! About Mike: Mike holds the title Director of Safety at Journey Aviation, in which [...]

By |2019-07-23T09:40:30-05:00July 2nd, 2019|0 Comments

Podcast: Gulfstream G550 with Mike Sands

Gulfstream aircraft are known for their stately ramp presence, comfort, range and reliability. The G550 reigns the skies as an ultra-long range option for charter and corporate use alike. On this episode, pilot and director of safety Mike Sands talks about the differences in the 550 and its predecessors.  

By |2019-07-23T09:27:10-05:00July 2nd, 2019|0 Comments
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