Q&A with Nora Jacobsen, XOJET Challenger 300 co-pilot

In honor of the 2013 Women in Aviation Conference, the XOJET Blog has been running a series of profiles of some of the great women who work at XOJET. We recently spoke with Nora Jacobsen, who stopped by XOJET’s booth at the 2012 conference and ended up joining us in July 2012—a month after retiring from a 20-year career as a U.S. Navy pilot. She’s now a co-pilot on the XOJET Challenger 300 super-mid-size jet.

XOJET Blog: Talk about your role at XOJET and what your responsibilities are.

Nora: I’m a co-pilot…

Q&A with Randi Freyer, Challenger 300 Co-Pilot

March 14, 2013  |  Pilots

In honor of the 2013 Women in Aviation Conference, the XOJET Blog is running a series of profiles of some of the great women who work at XOJET. Today, we’re excited to bring you an interview with Randi Freyer, co-pilot on the XOJET Challenger 300 super-mid-size private jet.

XOJET Blog: Tell us a little bit about you and your role at XOJET.

Randi:  I’m a co-pilot on the Challenger 300. Primarily I consider my role to be customer service. We’re the first to interact directly with customers, so we’re the face of XOJET…

Q&A with Audrey Scully: Challenger 300 Fan & Flyer

March 12, 2013  |  Pilots

In honor of the 24th Annual International Women in Aviation Conference later this week, the XOJET Blog is re-posting some popular profiles from last year’s series celebrating the great women who work at XOJET. Today, we’re excited to bring you an interview with Audrey Scully, co-pilot on the XOJET Challenger 300 super-mid-size private jet.

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

Audrey: I’m a co-pilot on the XOJET Challenger 300. I share the flight responsibilities with the Captain, but I also use it as a chance to…

Q&A with Amanda Penna, XOJET Citation X co-pilot

March 11, 2013  |  Pilots

In honor of the 24th Annual International Women in Aviation Conference later this week, the XOJET Blog is re-posting some popular profiles from last year’s series celebrating the great women who work at XOJET. Today’s post is an interview with Amanda Penna, co-pilot on the XOJET Citation X super-mid-size private jet, who was recruited from the same conference in 2011.

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

Amanda: I’m a co-pilot on the XOJET Citation X private jet. XOJET recruited me at the Women in Aviation conference last year, and…

XOJET Around the World: Vail, Colorado

March 8, 2013  |  Pilots

Got plans to snowboard or ski this spring? Check out this aerial photo of Vail Ski Resort taken by XOJET captain Cort de Peyster as his XOJET Citation X climbs out of Eagle, CO.  And if you’re in Vail, celebrate the city’s 50th birthday season at its “Spring Back to Vail” events on April 8-14.

XOJET Around the World: White Plains, New York

November 9, 2012  |  Pilots

A gorgeous sunset in White Plains, NY, taken by XOJET Citation X pilot Colin Mullis a few weeks before Hurricane Sandy. Check out the “XOJET Around the World” Facebook album to see more photos from XOJET pilots.

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 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.

XOJET Around the World: Chicago, Illinois

September 8, 2012  |  Pilots

XOJET captain Cort de Peyster snapped this gorgeous aerial shot of Chicago. See more of Cort’s and other XOJET pilots’ pictures in the Facebook album “XOJET Around the World.”