With challenging circumstances changing the way all of us travelled in the past year, the film and television industry has increasingly turned to charter flights as a solution when moving cast and crew on location, allowing production to restart, and aiding in the industry’s recovery.
ACC Aviation reports a more than 20% year on year growth in the first quarter of 2021, despite the harsh impact on aviation brought about by the global pandemic. This follows a 200% year on year growth in charter sales in 2020.
As the Institute of Travel Management’s Revive virtual conference kicks off, ACC’s Director of Charter, Richard Smith, talks about the role of corporate shuttles and how dedicated charter flights will continue to be a vital business travel tool post-pandemic.
With reduced availability of scheduled flights, organisations needing to move essential personnel are increasingly turning to air charter. We talk about some of the key benefits to businesses of using air charter for corporate travel.
ACC Aviation welcomes David Macdonald as Head of Global Business Development to maximise commercial opportunities across ACC’s complementary service proposition.
While it might not be everything we’d wish for, flying home for Christmas on a private jet could just be the golden ticket to end the year on a high.
With a year like 2020, it’s safe to say that you have probably never needed a holiday more. And, when it comes to getting away from it all, nothing puts the world on pause like jetting off to your very own private villa retreat.
ACC Aviation appoints Mike Jennings to the role of Vice President, Commercial Sales to further grow their regional footprint across the Americas.
ACC Aviation catches up with TJB Super Yachts on the super yacht charter industry and how, currently, it is one of the safest ways to get away from it all.
Flying by private jet is a bespoke experience, crafted to the individual’s needs – but what factors can affect private jet charter pricing?
While constantly changing travel restrictions may be making a summer getaway challenging, winter represents a fantastic opportunity to get away from it all. ACC has teamed up with Inspiring Travel Co. to bring you ten exquisite holiday resorts ideal for when you’re considering swapping winter weather for sunshine and silk sands. Part 2 of 2.
The global pandemic has caused the biggest disruption to worldwide sport since the Second World War. With the collapse of scheduled services, combined with the greater degree of control and reduced risk to athletes and staff, aircraft charter has become the go-to travel choice for top-tier teams and athletes.
While constantly changing travel restrictions may be making a summer getaway challenging, winter represents a fantastic opportunity to get away from it all. ACC has teamed up with Inspiring Travel Co. to bring you ten exquisite holiday resorts ideal for when you’re considering swapping winter weather for sunshine and silk sands. Part 1 of 2.
Early in the COVID-19 pandemic, many people around the world became used to empty shelves in stores, as supply chains struggled to cope. While these issues have largely been remedied, sustained high demand across eCommerce and a newly emerged PPE market have meant cargo aircraft charter continues to play a valuable role in bridging the gaps in capacity.
As travel restrictions relax and we recover some semblance of normality, you may be making plans to cast off the lockdown lethargy with a much-needed getaway. ACC has collaborated with tailor-made travel specialist, Inspiring Travel Co., to bring you ten luxury resorts guaranteed to get your wanderlust fired up. Part 2 of 2.
As travel restrictions relax and we recover some semblance of normality, you may be making plans to cast off the lockdown lethargy with a much-needed getaway. ACC has collaborated with tailor-made travel specialist, Inspiring Travel Co., to bring you ten luxury resorts guaranteed to get your wanderlust fired up. Part 1 of 2.
The coronavirus pandemic has hit every part of life – even our entertainment. What’s the plan for filmmaking, television production and music festivals in a world where social distancing is the new normal?
When one of our global security clients called requesting assistance in repatriating a group of NGO staff from Yemen, our dedicated aircraft charter team were faced with one of their most challenging COVID-19 missions to date.
Whether flying for business or pleasure, nothing rivals the convenience and flexibility of hiring a private jet. However, if you’re new to aircraft charter, it may seem daunting. Our air charter experts are here to help – read our guide for a run-down of the information we need to make the booking process as smooth and stress-free as possible.
Brands and organisations are creating bigger, bolder experiences. Budgets for experiential marketing are growing across sectors – from B2B to consumer brands and tech giants. Find out why businesses are making the effort to create experiences that stick.
ACC Aviation Group partnered with national flag carrier, Ethiopian Airlines, to fly hundreds of fans to Madrid for the UEFA Champions League final between Liverpool FC and Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday 1st June 2019.
In recent years, grey charters have been making headlines. Our experts talk about the growing trend in illegal charter operations and how you can avoid them.
The role of aircraft charter in minimising the impact of air travel on player performance and the importance of using a reputable air charter expert.
ACC Charter Executive, Matt Feldon, talks about how private jet charter provides an essential logistical tool for the world’s most in-demand artists and DJs.
Love is in the air; and there are few better ways to sweep the love of your life off their feet than by whisking them away on a private aircraft charter.
Exhibitors and their clientele are able to enjoy the flexibility of utilising the most convenient airports, on a schedule that suits them, as well as the superior comfort, discretion and security of being able to travel with their goods in the cabin with them.
Away fixtures are an inevitability in the world of sport and, when ground arrangements aren’t an option, tackling air travel can be a challenge.
Whether for Valentine’s Day, a special occasion or simply because you feel like escaping for a few days, a weekend getaway for you and your loved one can be just what you need.
There are few occasions more glamorous than the launch of a new hotel. At the end of last year, ACC flew more than 250 guests, including celebrities, stage equipment and wardrobe, for the official launch of a luxury resort.
One of the most common questions we’re asked is, “how much does it cost to hire a private jet?” The simple answer is that it depends.
For tour operators and travel companies, series aircraft charter is more of a necessity than a choice.
How do you choose between private charter and flying first class? Both have clear advantages, but ultimately, it all depends on what your travel needs are.
As we approach the European peak for aviation, ACC’s Director of Charter, Richard Smith, discusses the challenges faced by commercial airlines when one of their fleet is grounded during the year’s busiest operational period