Category Archives: General

Preparing for AOG Challenges Ahead of Summer Peak

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, and how ACC provides AOG support to its airline partners during this time. Airlines are constantly focused on improving the reliability […]

Private Jet Charter Vs First Class

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.   Private Jets Fly (Practically) Anywhere. In total, commercial airlines fly to around 550 airports worldwide, while private jets can utilise over 5,000.   A commercial airline will have […]

How Much Does it Cost to Charter a Private Jet?

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. Much like when you order an Uber, the cost of chartering a private jet can be affected by a number of different factors, such as the distance travelled, the […]

Series Aircraft Charter for a Growing Inclusive UK Travel Market

For tour operators and travel companies, series aircraft charter is more of a necessity than a choice. ACC Charter’s Series Charter Specialist, Neil Smith, explains how, when dealing with the demands of a growing inclusive travel (IT) market, series aircraft charter can be a highly effective tool.   Demand Still Exists for Travel to Niche Destinations […]

Romantic Getaway by Private Aircraft Charter: Our Top Destinations

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. Whether for Valentine’s Day or any time of the year, it’s always a good idea to escape from it all and spend some quality […]

ACC Assists with Luxury Hotel Resort Launch

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. To ensure passengers received the full VIP experience, we used one of Stansted’s premier private terminals, Inflite […]

Aircraft Charter for Art Shows, Fairs and Exhibitions

Executive and private jets are increasingly becoming a preferred means of transportation to and from art shows and fairs around the world. 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 […]

Air Charter Travel for Sports Teams: In a League of its Own

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.   You need flights that get your team to their destination as quickly and efficiently as possible, minimising the amount of time they’re in transit to ensure they’re ready to play […]

Romantic Getaway by Private Jet: How Much Does it Cost?

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. And there are few better ways to the make the most of your romantic break than by flying in exquisite comfort and […]

Aircraft Wet Leasing: An Expert’s Opinion

With airlines increasingly looking to wet leasing as a revenue source, Leasing Manager, Andy Peirce, from ACC’s market-leading wet leasing division, ACMI 24, reveals what his role and that of his team entails and identifies the reasons for the growth of wet leasing and, looking ahead, the opportunities and obstacles for the industry.   What […]