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Jet Friends Cup! Football in Geneve

Jet Friends Club (JFC) presents first international amateur mini football tournament – International Business Aviation Football Cup (IBAFC). The tournament will be held on 23rd of May at Geneva, on the second day of EBACE exhibition. JFC invites amateur teams, which participants engaged in business aviation: air charter brokers and operators, representatives of FBO, aircraft manufacturers and ground handling. The tournament will be going on from 4 to 9 pm. JFC will provide transfer to the...

Dassault Aviation Photo Competition, the Rafale or Falcon in flight: Take your chance!

To everyone who wants to participate - pay attention and take your chance!You are a professional or an amateur photograph. You are over 18. Send your best pictures before 9 June 2017, 12am (Paris Times) at concoursphoto@dassault-aviation.comPlease, remember:– 3 photos maximum per participant– JPG format with a minimum size of 2,500 x 1,600 pixels in 300dpi.– 9 Mo maximum by email– no margins around the picture– no inlaid copyright– and make clear whether you are an amateur or a professional...

Happy New Year!

It is time to say goodbye to 2016. I am truly grateful for everything, good and bad, sad and joyful ! We’ve moved ahead despite many things and thanks to much more things ! Many dreams came true, much more to work on realisation. I am sending warm greetings to all our partners and friends ! Looking forward to make 2017 special together ! Remember - our wishes will come true and amazing things are going to happen ! Happy 2017 !

Welcome new author

I would like to welcome new author on 50skyshades.com - Dmitry Osipov! Our pleasure! With Dmitry we all we have a chance to be in amazing places, see the inside of special events and always have best possible photo impressions! So stay tuned!And here is a bit more information about Dmitry Osipov:Passioned plainspotter and photographer since 2006.His works are presented: the NHL Hall of Fame (Toronto); IKEA (promotional items); Wikipedia; Flight International magazine; Journal of Aircraft Gu...

Tips for flying on private jets

Chartering a private jet allows you the opportunity to experience theconvenience, timesaving, flexibility, comfort and luxury not available on acommercial flight, even in first class. 1. Let the experts help you choose the right jet.The jet company you choose towork with will be your best and most valuable resource in this instance. 2. On holiday airports will be more crowded and chaotic than usual, which means starting your holiday with stressful lines and never ending checkpoints. But i...

Where are to go for a holiday

Private jet flights over the holidays are a great way to celebrate the festive season in style – and avoid the airport crowds.Skip the airport and bad weather delays by chartering a private jet for family Christmas flights, and seasonal holidays.When it comes to holiday season commercial air travel, only the earliest of the early birds get the worms and chances are if you haven’t booked your seats yet, good luck getting your family on the same flight to pretty much anywhere....

More facts about private jets

These are the most interesting facts that you need to know as a frequent private jet flyer.- Oprah Winfrey (owns the Bombardier Global Express XRS), Jay-Z (owns Bombardier Challenger 850) and Jackie Chan (Embraer Legacy 650) are some of the celebrities who own private jets. Other celebs like Tom Cruise (Gulfstream IV), John Travolta and Jimmy Buffett (Dassault Falcon 900) fly the planes on their own. Travolta does not just own eleven jets inclusive of the Boeing 707, but he is also Qan...

Interesting facts about private jets

These are the most amazing facts that you need to know as either a frequent private jet flyer or enthusiast. - Of the global private jets market, the US dominates the market, accounting for 19,000 of the near 25,000 turbine private jet aircraft currently in operation across the globe. Around 4,000 private jets are registered to owners in the European Union and 1,900 to owners in BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India and China) countries.- It costs $150,000 to travel to London from Duba...