These are air charter companies, based in the UK or with a UK point of presence, offering executive jets, helicopters and other private aircraft for business or leisure travel.
|1st Charter||01233 713777||Air broker who will organise executive jets for you and your group (or airliners if your group is a large one!).|
|Air Partner||01293 549 555||One of the best known and largest private aviation companies and the only one with a Royal Warrant enabling them to carry HM Queen.|
|Air Royale||020 7289 9800||Worldwide, 24-hr, luxury jet charter|
|Amsair||01277 243 429||Private luxury jet charter.|
|Bookajet.com||0870 458 3384||Simple jet charter used by the likes of David Beckham. They offer helicopter and limo transfers, special security and all the other paraphanalia of luxury jet travel.|
|Centreline Air Charter||01275 474357||Bristol-based private jet hire to destinations all over Europe using 1-6 passenger Citation jets.|
|Flairjet||0845 680 5387||Oxford based charter company operating two high-altitude/high-speed Embraer jets for 4-6 passengers.|
|Fly Vectra||01865 371481||New (Feb 2012) business aviation charter operator based at Oxford Airport with a 7-seater Cessna Citation Excel and 2 more aircraft to join.|
|GlobalJet||+41 22 939 30 20||European jet charter company.|
|Marquis Jet Europe||020 7349 7960||Marquis offer a form of fractional jet ownership based on their MarquisCard which buys 25 hours of flight on NetJet aircraft. You pay a one-time, upfront fee for the specific model/type of aircraft you want, and you have 12 months to fly whenever and where ever you want. A bit like a mobile phone card.... but in a slightly higher price band!|
|NetJets||020 7361 9620||Longstanding private jet operators with a fleet ranging from the smallest 4-seat private jet to a Boeing 737 business jet.|
|Oxygen Aviation||01403 237 010||Executive jet charter, large & small.|
|Prestige Jets||020 3657 9703||Private jet & helicopter charter specialists for VIP, corporate and private clients worldwide. Wide range of jets from light to heavy/long range. 24/7 online quotes.|
|PrivateFly||01747 642777||Private jet charter agency offering small jet and turboprop booking, and a number of private jet packages (safari, xmas market, golf, etc) including ground arrangements and accommodation.|
|Private Jet Charters||020 8421 7090||Private holiday jet specialists.|
|TAG Aviation||01252 377 977||Long established jet charter operator.|
|Victor||020 7384 8550||This is real "jet share". Victor puts together people who want to share a private jet flight, by enabling them to search for single seats on the most popular routes (eg Farnborough - Palma de Mallorca).|
(Some operators/agents offer both fixed wing & rotary - see above)
|Avolus||0845 450 1504||Private and corporate helicopter, jet, limousine & yacht hire.|
|PDG Helicopters||0870 607 9000||Helicopter charter in Scotland.|
|Rise Helicopters||01452 857083||Gloucester-based helicopter specialists (training, sales, maintenance) offering an Executive Helicopter Charter Service.|
- JetCharters.com is a marketplace for private jet charter, giving customers the ability to research and find the private jet that suits their needs. It is North America-focused but visitors can also research UK, European and worldwide jet charter options too.
- Jet Partners is a US-based company operating private jet (& helicopter) charters & rentals worldwide. They'll quote instantly and, usefully, list available empty/re-positioning flights on their website.
- Blue Star Jets is a US-based company operating worldwide offering regular flyers (it is aimed at business travellers) an 'anytime/anyplace' service at 4 hrs notice. Their business model is a bit like a fractional ownership scheme without the ownership or membership fees.
- Lufthansa Private Jet offer a European-wide private jet charter service
- Titan Airways is a Stansted-based charter airline operating mostly small airliners (Boeing 757s & 737s, BAe 146s) but their fleet also includes a 9-seat King Air 350 and, at the opposite end of the scale a 44-seat business class only jet.