Archive for October, 2012

The XOJET 10: Tony Chambers, Editor-in-Chief of Wallpaper* magazine

October 23, 2012  |  XOJET 10

Most people love receiving the red carpet treatment everywhere they go. Not Tony Chambers, the Editor-in-Chief of luxury design/fashion/travel/lifestyle magazine Wallpaper*. When he wants to check out a new building or hotel, Tony prefers to slip in unnoticed so that he can have the same experience as any other visitor. An Englishman, a gentleman and an expert in the field, who better to discuss the state of the art of travel with the XOJET Blog. And of course we couldn’t help sharing a few choice words about Tony’s other great…

The Best Office in the World: Q&A with Bryan Alexander, Citation X Captain

October 16, 2012  |  Pilots

When we talk to our pilots, they often tell us they have “the best office in the world.” Hence the name for of this blog post series. Today’s interview is with Bryan Alexander, a captain on the XOJET Citation X.

XOJET Blog: Bryan, tell us a little bit about you and your role at XOJET.

Bryan: I’m a Citation X captain for XOJET and I’ve been with the company since October 2007. I joined as one of XOJET’s first Denver-based crew members. Before that, I spent five years flying with a regional…

XOJET Around the World: Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming

October 12, 2012  |  Pilots

XOJET captain Cort de Peyster took this gorgeous photo of Jenny Lake in Grand Teton National Park, WY, from the cockpit of an XOJET Citation X. Check out the “XOJET Around the World” Facebook album to see more photos from XOJET pilots.

XOJET Hosts Unique Soundscape at Art Platform-Los Angeles

October 8, 2012  |  Events

Early on the morning of September 27, one of our beautiful XOJET Challenger 300 private jets arrived at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, California, for the VIP Opening Preview of Art Platform-Los Angeles. But we weren’t there to pick up passengers. We were part of the show itself!

As part of our sponsorship of the show, XOJET commissioned visual/sound artist Steve Roden to create a “soundwork” for one of our customized XOJET Challenger 300 jets. Obviously, aircraft aren’t a typical environment for an artistic installation, but the XOJET Challenger 300…

XOJET Around the World: Orlando, Florida

October 5, 2012  |  Pilots

Thank to the folks at Showalter Flying for sending us this photo of an XOJET Citation X in Orlando, Florida.