“Um, private jets? I have such a hard time flying commercial. I always want to—it’s cheaper, it’s easier—but there can be 300 perfectly lovely people at the gate and one crazy person who ruins it for everyone, so flying private is great because I don’t have to worry.” ”
New Program Provides Medical Aid to Travelers
A new worldwide medical-assistance program is now available for travelers looking for greater peace of mind. Private JetMD provides members with $1 million of coverage for travel-related accidents or illness. In an emergency, the company will evaluate your condition, alert appropriate local medical staff and evacuate you to the nearest prescreened, approved facility. Private JetMD also provides replacement of lost eyeglasses and passports and other services. Memberships cost $495 per year for individuals and $695 for families.