Business Jet Traveler

April 27, 2015
Local street food, arancini balls.
Palermo’s Hippest Restaurant
April 27, 2015
Boeing 767 on the tarmac.
Feeling cramped in your large-cabin bizjet? Maybe you need one of these.
April 20, 2015
Illustration of pile of paperwork and business jet engine
Governmental agencies demand that aircraft owners maintain voluminous, detailed records. Specialized software can help.
April 20, 2015
Sunset view from the deck of a yacht.
The task of buying a yacht is much like assembling a jigsaw puzzle: all the pieces must fit together perfectly. Here’s help.
April 12, 2015
You can think of the government as partners. If your investment does well, you'll make more and so will the government.
Most of the time, it’s smart to get a job done sooner rather than later. When it comes to paying taxes, though, the opposite is often true: putting the taxman off as long as the law allows can be a powerful tool in building wealth, assuming the cost of deferring isn’t too steep.
April 12, 2015
Compared with the Cessna Citation Mustang, the Phenom 100 cruises 50 knots faster and weighs 1,000 pounds more (at maximum takeoff weight)
It's no wonder that Embraer has delivered more than 300 of its Phenom 100 entry-level jets since 2009. Fast and spacious for its class–with a top speed of 390 knots and now room for up to eight occupants–the aircraft resonates with smaller companies charter companies and individual owners.
April 2, 2015
Embraer Phenom 100
Manufacturers are offering to help you sell your old airplane when you purchase a new one. Should you let them?
March 31, 2015
The Lisa Marie, a Convair 880, is named for Presley’s daughter.
Elvis Presley's airplanes, the Lisa Marie and Hound Dog II, are for sale and are expected to go for $10 to $15 million.
March 27, 2015
Aerion’s AS2
In a hurry? Much faster jets may be here sooner than you think.
March 27, 2015
“At first I thought flying privately was a luxury and I felt guilty. Then I realized how much more I can do in a week than I would if I had to fly commercially.”  (Photo: Cy Cyr)
Golf great Anika Sorenstam talks about the game’s future, flying privately and her new life as an entrepreneur.

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“What we need to do is always lean into the future. When the world changes around you and when it changes against you—what used to be a tail wind is now a head wind—you have to lean into that and figure out what to do because complaining isn’t a strategy. ”

-Amazon CEO and Washington Post owner Jeff Bezos at a press conference for the third-generation Kindle Fire tablet.