San Francisco International Airport (SFO) runway closure is now in full effect, with two of four runways under construction until a planned September 2014 re-opening. Construction on the federally mandated updates began the weekend of May 17 and expected to impact Summer operations in and out of the San Francisco-Bay Area.
With our hometown airport under major construction, our Aviation Advisor team and operations center continue to closely monitor the operational changes and plan for ways to minimize impact onto our clients. We offer clients simple solutions with trip planning to…Read More
Today, we are excited to announce a partnership with the definitive name in luxury active travel, Toronto-based Butterfield & Robinson (B&R), offering clients a new way to see the world. As our new destination partner, XOJET clients will now have access to an expansive team of talented B&R Trip Designers to create unforgettable experiences across 60 countries.
Like us, Butterfield & Robinson, focuses on what’s most important – people. And like us, meticulous preparation goes into every trip to ensure a perfect travel experience. For nearly 50 years, B&R has perfected…Read More
Most recently, we teamed up with Wish of a Lifetime organization to make one special lady’s wish come true. Featured in the current issue of PEOPLE magazine, this moving story describes 104-year-old Ruth Barnum’s wish to be reunited with her two sisters, both over 100 years of age, after a decade apart. Despite Ruth’s health conditions and special needs, she was determined to rekindle with her sisters.
That’s when Wish of a Lifetime received the request and reached out to XOJET. Wish of a Lifetime’s mission is to foster respect and…
This month was exciting at XOJET as we rolled out Take Command™ in the marketplace, a new brand campaign and service promise. The new campaign debuted with full-page ads in The Wall Street Journal and The New York Times.
We pride ourselves on offering one of private aviation’s most complete solutions focused on our client’s needs and stringent safety standards. Take Command™, in two words, is an invitation to our clients (and private aviation flyers everywhere!) to expect more from their flying experience: a more seamless experience, more choices, more reliability,…
Football season came to an exciting close on Sunday in NYC at Super Bowl XLVIII, with the Seattle Seahawks defeating the Denver Broncos for their first win marking a historic day at the biggest Super Bowl to date. NYC played host to arguably the largest sporting event in the world. Dedicated fans or not, over 500,000 visitors flew in to experience the game, becoming the most heavily trafficked private jet event in the world. In a recent article by Business Insider, XOJET CEO Brad Stewart predicted up to 1,500 private…Read More
Today’s San Francisco Chronicle “Bottom Line” section features a discussion with XOJET CEO Brad Stewart on the state of the business aviation industry and how XOJET—now one of the largest private jet charter companies in the nation—rose above the receding industry since “the Lehman bust” in 2008. Columnist Andrew Ross also got a surprise glimpse of what our clients experience aboard one of our $20 million Citation X private jets at SFO’s Signature Aviation Terminal. Read more on Ross’ discussion with XOJET’s CEO and his shared private jet experience here.Read More
Written by Albert Hsieh on Tuesday November 12th 2013
Nestled in the Rocky Mountains at nearly 8,000 feet high, Aspen, Colorado offers year round cultural and natural beauty particularly during ski season. It’s no surprise a favorite spot for XOJET fliers to spend quality time with friends and family celebrating the holidays. However, what makes this destination a true jet-set kind of town isn’t the walk down Main Street or its slopes. In fact, it’s the memorable flying experience into the city, which many believe is half the…Read More
It’s not every day an XOJET plane makes it into an action-packed, blockbuster film. But when it does, ever wonder what it takes? Catch our plane in exciting scenes of the upcoming release of “Runner Runner,” the result of nearly 5 weeks of planning, support from 30 aviation experts, and a $21+ Million Dollar XOJET Bombardier Challenger 300. Read on as we take you into our own behind the scenes:
Conversations kicked off between XOJET and 20th Century Fox a month before the big shoot. To make it all happen, industry…Read More
Written by Albert Hsieh on Tuesday October 1st 2013
XOJET Concierge Access partner Virgin Galactic continues to make great progress towards space adventure. Last Wednesday September 25, the company invited over 300 future astronauts for a private tour of FAITH hangar in Mojave, California, the final assembly location for WhiteKnightTwo.
In true Virgin fashion, a cocktail party took place the evening prior in Beverly Hills awaiting future astronauts to arrive from around the world in time to attend the early-morning tour. The following morning, a caravan of busses shuttled…Read More
From The CEO Show to The Hollywood Reporter to MSNBC, private aviation is a hot topic. And it’s not surprising that the jet stream is entering mainstream dialogue considering that this is, in the words of XOJET CEO Bradley Stewart, “A golden age in private aviation.” Today, the fact that there are more planes, more competition and more business models to choose from than ever before has made this a flier’s market. What’s more, now that private aviation companies are differentiating themselves through a variety of service-led offerings, flying privately…Read More