Pilot Reliability Training (for crews)

A smart private jet owner or operator appreciates a safe pilot. And, a safe pilot appreciates good training that reduces risk and makes them better aviators. Convergent Performance provides an extra edge on safety with their Pilot Reliability Trainings. I’ve personally completed their course. It’s an affordable refresher for your […]

PJP 007 | Private Jet Maintenance Matters

Maintaining your private jet matters when it comes to increasing value and reducing risk. But, how do you maintain your private jet? What do you need? And, what do you watch for when it comes to private jet maintenance so you, your people, or your family remain safe in the […]

Fuelerlinx (shop & compare contract jet fuel prices)

Fuel is a massive expense in private jet operations. So, it makes sense to pay the lowest price per gallon. Fuelerlinx helps you do this by comparing fuel pricing at airports. It’s an Expedia for jet fuel shopping. Try them out today and mention you heard about them from The […]

PJP 006 | Facility Fundamentals For Private Jets

Once the right equipment (airplane) is secured, the next step is finding suitable facilities to store and support your private jet. But, what matters most… and what should you look for in ground-based assets to increase value and reduce risk? This episode delivers candid answers to these questions. And, I […]

PJP 005 | Private Jet Equipment Expectations

Too many private jet principals, partners, and passengers make the mistake of buying and relying on the wrong equipment. When this happens, expectations are not met… and everyone gets frustrated. In this episode you’ll learn three reasons why the right equipment matters so much: I’ll discuss how to match equipment […]

PJP 004 | First Who, The Right People & Partners For Your Private Jet

In this episode I review the “First Who” principal for your private jet ventures. This idea was popularized by Jim Collins in his book, “Good To Great.” But, why is it important to aviation? Simple. Because just like in your business, getting the right people and partners in your private […]

General Aviation Manufacturers Association

The General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) exists to promote general aviation’s economic contributions and transportation service to communities, companies, and individuals around the world.  

No Plane No Gain (facts & data supporting private jet use in business)

No Plane No Gain is your one-stop resource for facts, data, and research supporting the use of private aviation to support companies, communities, citizens and our country. Sponsored by the National Business Aircraft Association (NBAA) and the General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA), No Plane No Gain is must-read material for […]

PJP 003 | Investment Intent & Policy

Private jet investment intent and policy (or lack of) can mean the difference in owning, operating, and flying on a private jet the right way… or the headache way. Get it right, and ROI goes up. Get it wrong, and you’re back on the airlines in no time… wasting time. […]

PJP 002 | Vision, Values, & Leadership

This episode dives into three business basics applied to private aviation for improving value and reducing risk. Learn how to turn these fundamentals into questions that can make owning, operating, and flying on private jets a successful venture vs. a giant headache. And, I’ll reveal the number one thing to […]

PJP 001 | Show Premise & Key Questions

In this first episode, I discuss the premise of the show and define my unapologetic position on applying proven business principles to private aviation. And, I address the two most important success factors that are unknowingly overlooked by many who own, operate, and fly on private aircraft. I also review key […]

NBAA National Business Aircraft Association (industry advocacy group)

NBAA is simply a must-join organization if you own, operate, or fly on a private aircraft. This important organization helps protect your interests as an principal, partner, or passenger utilizing private and business aircraft. Join NBAA today.  www.nbaa.org