“[New billionaires in fast-growing countries] have to buy longer-range airplanes. If you’re flying from Mongolia to Nigeria, it’s either a three-day journey flying commercial or a nine-hour flight on your jet.”
Where Flight Options Clients Spent Their Summer Vacations
Las Vegas topped the list of the most popular leisure destinations this past summer for
participants in Flight Options' fractional ownership, aircraft management and charter
programs. Also in the top five: Aspen, Colo., where music festivals and a growing culinary reputation have bolstered the town's year-round appeal; Jackson, Wyo., which boasts world-class fly fishing and hiking and a rich arts scene; Hailey, Idaho, which offers music, arts and legendary trout fishing; and Eagle, Colo., known for championship golf and a music festival. Rounding out the top 10 were Scottsdale, Ariz.; Napa, Calif.; Nantucket, Mass.; Carlsbad, Calif.; and East Hampton, N.Y.