Overview of Fractional Aircraft Ownership
Fractional Jets
An Introduction to Flying on Private Aircraft
Private Jets
What Are Destination Clubs & Residence Funds
Destination Clubs

Jets & Planes

Charter Rates Flat in 2023. Reservation Times Increasing.

Recent analysis from Avinode shows some interesting trends in the jet charter market for 2023. Avinode looked at data on jet charter prices, lead times for reserving an aircraft and also the use of older aircraft in the charter marketplace...

Read more

Destination Clubs

The Hideaways Club Review & Update

It’s been a while since we looked at London headquartered Hideaways Club. The group recently brought on a new CEO, which often means a new set of eyes and subsequent changes. Here’s the latest details for the offerings from this shared ownership fractional club.

Read more

Fractional Jets

PlaneSense Expands Fractional PC-24 Area To US West Coast

PlaneSense, a leading fractional aircraft ownership company, is extending its jet program to private flyers West of the Rockies. By the end of June 2024, “Out of Area” fees will be eliminated for the PlaneSense fractional jet program’s growing Pilatus PC-24 light jet fleet.

Read more

Jet Cards

Northern Jet Adds Jet Card & Fractional Programs

Private jet operator Northern Jet merged with Florida based operator Speedbird, earlier this year. The enlarged company has recently launched new jet card and fractional jet ownership programs.

Read more

Whole Aircraft Ownership

Business Aircraft Resales. Market Easing. Fewer Transactions.

The latest data for the preowned business aircraft market shows inventory continues to offer increased choice for buyers while transaction activity trends back to historical norms.

Read more

One of the newest fractional properties available is the Grand Casia Rubia, located in Puerto Escondido on the Pacific Coast of Mexico. Boasting 6 bedrooms, 4 that are oceanfront, and 7 bathrooms along with professional staff, this oceanfront residence will have a total of just 13 owners.

Elite Alliance, an exchange provider that works with residence clubs and professionally-managed vacation homes, has just announced a partnership with Utopian luxury vacation homes. The partnership will offer exchange opportunties and discounted rates at Utopian's properties to Elite Alliance members. In addition, Elite Alliance will serve as the exclusive exchange provider for Utopian's homeowners.

Luxury home exchange company, 3RDHOME enables second home owners to exchange time in their home for stays at premier luxury destinations worldwide. They have added over 20 developments and fractional residence clubs to their affiliate offerings for members.

Founded by Wade Shealy in 2010, this new luxury home exchange company offers second homeowners the chance to trade time in their own home for vacations around the world. In just two years it claims to have saved its members over $10 million in rental fees.

Private Aviation and Destination Clubs

Which Private Aviation Solution?

To get detailed comparisons of the leading fractional and jet card providers, plus listings of hundreds of charter operators, subscribe to SherpaReport Membership here, and become a smarter more informed buyer. This is a paid option.

To obtain an overview of the different options, with background on the types of products and providers, start with the free Guide to Private Aviation below.

GuideToPrivateAviation

Sponsor Message

SherpaReport Monthly Newsletter

SUBSCRIBER LOGIN