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Private jets are hired to be in a specific place at a certain time, and those that use them don't have to worry about keeping the same schedule as a commercial passenger. When most people think of private jets, they think of rich people, but these executive charter flights are available to anyone. Private jets are great for tourists and those who just want to fly a short distance.

private jet flying The use of private jets dates back to WWII, when millions of aircraft were built. After the war was over, there were many thousands of surplus aircraft, and private companies bought them and began offering shorter flights intended to compete with routes offered by commercial carriers. Private jets were intended mainly for adventure travelers, businessmen, and others with special needs.

In the 60s, smaller private jets (such as the Learjet) made private flight more economically practical. Charter flights are popular among large corporations; they are an excellent way to get clients and workers from one place to another. Hiring a private jet allows companies to reap all of the benefits of private flight, while keeping the travel expenses "off the books"- during the 60s, numerous charter air travel companies sprang forth and marketed themselves to corporate travelers.

In the more recent past, a lot of factors have contributed to the popularity of the private jet. More and more people are getting fed up with the lower quality and substandard service found on some commercial flights. Airport security and other issues make the airports themselves harder to navigate, and travelers with the means to afford it are looking for a better choice. Charter flights are more accessible than ever, thanks to the Internet; there are even sites that connect those wishing to share a charter flight to a particular destination.

The world of private flight is growing more connected, thanks to the Air Taxi Association's efforts to create a marketing hub. The ATXA offers private jet operators more power, because they can unite and make bigger decisions. Advancing technology is making private flight very accessible, and these light jets are allowing smaller companies to serve more routes, putting them on a more level playing field with the larger carriers.