René Banglesdorf, CEO at Charlie Bravo Aviation, interviews Shelley Svoren, Senior Business Banking Analyst and Industry Specialist at First Republic Bank, on aircraft finance - what you need to know when acquiring a private aircraft. Download the comprehensive eBook for additional insights:
Many private aviation users choose a turboprop over a jet based on the fact that they’re typically more affordable from an operational standpoint. While they may not be able to fly as far or as fast as most private jets, the right turboprop can be a great fit for missions with shorter legs. The efficiency [...]
René Banglesdorf, CEO at Charlie Bravo Aviation, interviews Beatrice Ashe, Director Aircraft Management and MRO at Jet Aviation, on aircraft maintenance and management - what you need to know when acquiring a private aircraft. Download the comprehensive eBook for additional insights:
René Banglesdorf compares the Citation M2 and the Phenom 100EV in this episode of Insiders' Guide Aircraft Comparison. Find out how the two compare in terms of performance, operating cost, passenger comfort and much more.
Charlie Bravo Aviation is celebrating its 13th anniversary, so I thought I’d take the time to reflect on some leadership traits I’ve seen serve people well in this industry. 1. Loyalty Aviation is filled with larger-than-life characters, and I’ve been blessed to meet some of them. One who made an eternal impression on me is [...]
Click here to head directly to our one-of-a-kind aircraft finder. Know Your Mission When acquiring an aircraft for the first (or second or third) time, it’s critical to consider what your mission for private aviation is. Sheila Johnson, CEO of Salamander Hotels and Resorts identifies her mission, saying, “Business aviation takes my business to new [...]
Since the beginnings of the COVID-19 pandemic in March, we've shared our thoughts on the impacts on aircraft acquisition, private aviation and commercial air travel. As this historic event continues to unfold, we are seeing impacts that go far beyond our industry. McKinsey and Company recently published their 2020 edition of "Women in the Workplace" [...]
René Banglesdorf compares two jets in this Insiders' Guide Aircraft Comparison: the Challenger 605 and the Challenger 650. Find out how they compare in terms of performance, cost, passenger experience and much more.
The economic impacts that COVID-19 has had on commercial aviation are severe and will change travel for years to come. With decreased benefits and increased fares, air travel is going to be more costly, regardless of your flier status. Furthermore, it’s going to be more time consuming with less options, longer layovers, and additional screening [...]
With the Gulfstream G550 and Bombardier Global 6000 being two of the most common ultra long-range large jets in the world, it's helpful to know how they compare to one another. Check out this infographic to see how the two jets measure up in terms of performance, operating cost, passenger experience, and more: Learn more [...]