Royal Jet is an award-winning international luxury flight services provider headquartered in Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates (UAE). It is jointly owned by Abu Dhabi Aviation and the PFA, the royal flight service, and is chaired by His Excellency Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, who serves as a Minister in the UAE Federal Cabinet.
In recognition of its service excellence, Royal Jet has been voted the World’s Leading Private Jet Charter by the WTA for two consecutive years and Middle East’s Leading Private Jet Charter, in the Middle East Travel Awards. Royal Jet’s Fixed Base Operations facility (FBO) at Abu Dhabi was also voted Best in the Middle East by Aviation International News.
Royal Jet’s current fleet of aircraft includes five Boeing Business Jets, which makes it the world’s largest single BBJ operator; two mid-range Gulfstream 300s; a long-range Gulfstream IVSP and a Learjet 60.
Royal Jet is a founding member of the Middle East Business Aviation Association (MEBAA), promoting the interests of the regional business aviation industry and a member of the NBAA, AVITAT, MedLink (a service of MedAir Inc.) and the Flight Safety Foundation.
The company’s core offerings are: luxury VIP Aircraft Charter, Royal Jet Medical Evacuation Services, Royal Jet Charter Brokerage, Fixed Base Operations (FBO)/VIP Terminal at Abu Dhabi International Airport and Aircraft Management and Acquisition Consultancy.
Royal Jet has identified a five-year expansion strategy created to find the best solutions to address the Middle East’s business aviation boom. The expansion spans fleet acquisition, interiors upgrades and a strengthening of its sales structure.
VIP Aircraft Charter:
Royal Jet offers a bespoke, personalised service ensuring no two flights are the same. From a short day trip to a multiple destination itinerary, requirements are met down to the finest detail. Safety, security, confidentiality, privacy and unsurpassed comfort are Royal Jet hallmarks.
Royal Jet Medical Evacuation Service:
Royal Jet Medical Evacuation Service specialises in private patient transfers with over 1000 successful missions to date.
Royal Jet Medical Evacuation Service aircraft are fitted with state-of-the-art medical equipment and intensive care facilities, enabling critical care patient transfer. Specialist doctors are experienced across a variety of clinical disciplines including adult and paediatric critical care. Royal Jet Medical Evacuation Service provides guaranteed aircraft availability with a rapid response time following confirmation. Bed-to-bed medical care is guaranteed with complete in-flight monitoring of the patients’ condition. Royal Jet Medical Evacuation Service performs all the required co-ordination between the Healthcare providers, hospitals and the patients’ families.
Royal Jet has exclusive FBO facilities, a VIP terminal and lounges at Abu Dhabi International Airport providing convenient airport accessibility. The company can arrange for limousine or helicopter transfers to and from the FBO. Special arrangements can be made for on-board executive meetings.
Royal Jet provides a tailored, comprehensive service from initial consultancy through to the acquisition, management and purchase of aircraft. This is a ‘one-stop’ service - an inclusive package, reducing total costs without compromising quality or safety.
Royal Jet Charter Brokerage:
Based in Dubai, Royal Jet Charter Brokerage provides travel solutions through sourcing the appropriate aircraft for charter through a network of carefully audited operators. The charter brokerage service provides customers with a facility, whereby if a Royal Jet aircraft is not available due to seasonality or aircraft size an alternative travel solution can be sourced for the customer.
Their service commitment:
Royal Jet’s commitment to delivering absolute service excellence is supported by its diverse product offering and exceptional team of highly qualified professionals. The company is constantly improving its customer experience, and is currently refurbishing its 5 Boeing Business Jets. Royal Jet has also recently launched a ‘world-first’ by becoming the only private jet charter company to offer its guests a personal chef, providing them with bespoke, gourmet dining based on their own individual preferences
Royal Jet engages a highly trained crew and is at the cutting edge of service delivery and safety and our commitment to delivering total service excellence is supported by our highly trained teams. Recruited with previous first-class or corporate airline experience, these in-flight professionals also undergo further in-depth training to ensure the Royal Jet experience is second to none.
Published in Men's Passion Issue #13 May 09