Jet Aviation adds first ACJ318 to US fleet
Jet Aviation Flight Services adds first Airbus ACJ318 to managed fleet.
Jet Aviation has adds the first Airbus ACJ318 to the company’s managed fleet of aircraft registered in the US under a Part 91 certificate.
The ACJ318, which will be managed by Jet Aviation Flight Services’ West Coast team, will be added to Jet Aviation Flight Services Part 135 air carrier certificate early next year. The ACJ318 has a range of up to 4,200 nautical miles (7,800 km), can travel up to 560 mph (485 kts) and is able to carry up to 18 passengers in comfort.
“We are thrilled to be adding the ACJ318 to our managed charter fleet. It is a huge benefit to our customers to have access to a wide-body cabin jet when travelling long distances,” said Don Haloburdo, vice president and general manager Jet Aviation Flight Services. “Our team works diligently to expand our aircraft management and charter fleets to meet our customer needs.”
“We are focused on finding new ways to serve our customers. We have been adding aircraft to our managed charter fleet over the course of the year, and we are excited to provide clients more options,” said Jon Winthrop, vice president and managing director of Jet Aviation Flight Services Western Region / Asia-Pacific office based in Van Nuys.