Business jet interiors

Cirrus Aircraft’s SF50 Vision Jet makes no pretense of being a competitor in a light-jet niche already dominated by twin-turbofan aircraft from Embraer, Honda and Textron. Instead, it is the first of a new class of “personal” jets that bridges the gap between piston and turbine aircraft. When the aircraft was launched in 2006, Cirrus predicted it would be the “lowest, slowest and least expensive” jet on the market. The manufacturer has succeeded in spades...

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Flying from place to place can be stressful and tiresome, but private and chartered jets are able to change the experience to one of pure delight. High-speed Internet, lavish furnishings and aesthetically pleasing designs are opening up the field of customized interiors. And this may be just the thing for those whose lifestyle requires plenty of time in the air. Inside these amazing luxury jets, comfort is never sacrificed and every detail is painstakingly considered.

Even the pilots in this jet get to fly in plush surroundings. Nick Gleis, the professional photographer who captured the stunning interior of this cockpit, has snapped more than 800 private jets in a career spanning three decades. As most of the owners of these aircraft wish to remain anonymous, around 90 percent of Gleis’ work never enters the public arena. Instead, his photographs are viewed in private, albeit by a wide range of people, from designers to heads of state.

The platinum tones in this aircraft bring to mind the sleek exteriors of expensive cars, while the mirrored ceiling makes the room appear both lofty and spacious. This decor is a prime example of just how much potential there is to make private jets fabulous. Due to Federal Aviation Administration regulations, there are some limitations on which materials can be used, so aircraft completion companies work with clients to make unfurnished interiors one-of-a-kind. Meghan Welch, an interior designer at Elliot Aviation, says that many clients want interiors that are both long-lasting and have resale value. Still, even with these stipulations in mind, the options are plentiful.

Air India airlines enable travelers to fly to and from destinations all over the world. Air India connects passengers to many international destinations in Asia, Australia, Africa, Europe, North America and the Middle East.
Flights to: Ahmedabad, Delhi, Mumbai, Bangkok, Amritsar, Kolkata, Goa, Vijayawada, Hyderabad, Chennai.

British Airways is the flag carrier of the United Kingdom. This airline serves more than 160 destinations around the globe. Enjoy our truly flat beds in Club World business class. Experience a private more spacious premium economy cabin.
Flights to: Dubai, Hong Kong, San Francisco, Miami, Mumbai, Nairobi, Toronto, Los Angeles, New York, St. Lucia.

If you value privacy and personalised service above all else, you’ll love the Emirates First Class Private Suites. Each suite comes fully equipped with a sliding door, adjustable ambient lighting, and its own vanity table, mirror and wardrobe.
Flights to: Dubai, Dar es Salaam, Ahmedabad, Mumbai, Nairobi, Bangkok, Delhi, Mauritius, Melbourne, Calcutta.

Bombardier introduces the Nuage seat created for the Global 7000 – with features including a patented tilt link system that creates a deep recline position, tilting headrest, floating base and center swivel axis

Steve Varsano explains the thinking behind the aircraft brokerage’s move to a new facility – complete with an outfitted wide-body fuselage section

Take a tour of the new cabin Embraer has created for this popular light jet, to be detailed in the upcoming issue of Business Jet Interiors International

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