“"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."”
Street Artist to Paint Bombardier Global Express
Switzerland-based business jet provider
VistaJet has commissioned Los Angeles street artist Retna to paint the tail of its largest corporate jet, a Bombardier Global Express XRS. The airplane will be unveiled in April. Along with Bombardier Business Aircraft, VistaJet is sponsoring a traveling exhibition of Retna's paintings called "The Hallelujah World Tour." The tour commenced in New York City on February 10 with a party in the 13,000-square-foot warehouse that is currently displaying 36 of Retna's works.