“"I've got a list of corporations that have gotten out of their airplanes [because of criticism from politicians]. It is the stupidest thing I've ever seen. When you look at the time and cost savings; it does not make sense not to fly [privately]. You can't let public perception interfere with your business decision to fly. It either is a good business decision or it isn't."”
Aircraft Transformed Into Work of Art
A Piaggio P.180 Avanti II aircraft has been painted by artist Mimmo Paladino and is on display through April 28 in the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II in Milan, Italy. The artist has named the work Cacciatore di Stelle (Star Hunter). Is this becoming a trend? A few months ago, Switzerland-based business jet provider VistaJet unveiled a Bombardier Global Express XRS whose tail had been
painted by street artist Retna.