1-877-550-5387    |   Login

Magellan Jets Blog & News

The Magellan Jets blog is your go-to resource for all things related to private jet travel, the aviation industry, and even more. 

Phenom 300 Tail jet specific memberships elevate by magellan jets

Elevate by Magellan Jets

Introducing Elevate by Magellan Jets: The First Membership with a Satisfaction Guarantee. We’ve been at this for over 10 years now, and through our challenges

Read More »

Buying a Jet: How to Make the Right Decision

Do you know all the hidden costs in owning an aircraft? Should you truly be an owner? Is saving money more valuable than consistency in aircraft and operator? Answering questions like these are some of the many things you should address before deciding to purchase an aircraft. Fortunately, Magellan Jets offers everything you need to know in our free whitepaper “How to Buy a Jet” .

Read More »

The Events All Hedge Fund Investors Need To Be At In 2016

It is quite rare to have the top minds in finance and business all in one room at the same time. Hence, why there are conferences each year meant to do just that. Everyone from fund managers and thought leaders to political figures and entrepreneurs come together a couple times a year to discuss the challenges facing the global economy. These are the top events that hedge fund investors need to be at in 2016.

Read More »

The Scariest Runways In The World

Takeoffs and landings can often be the most scenic parts of the flight. However, the best views come at a price as they have some of the most nerve-racking starts and finishes to your trip. For those who love flying, these 4 airport runways should be on your bucket list, but for those who get a little uneasy in the air, you probably want to avoid flying into these locations.

Read More »

Forbes Features Magellan Jets Olympic Travel Package

The Olympics games get underway August 5th and Magellan Jets, a Massachusetts-based jet card seller has created a 20-hour membership using a Gulfstream G450 designed to cover the flight time needed to cover the roundtrip US-Brazil journey. Read the full article below.

Read More »

4 Benefits Of Using a Private Jet Company

Researching and booking private travel by yourself can be a daunting task. Without much industry knowledge, the research that goes into it alone is almost enough to scare you away. Thankfully, there are private jet companies who can focus specifically on making your travel process safe and seamless. They may even find you some personalized perks and benefits you didn’t even know were available.
So why should you use a private jet company for your travel needs?

Read More »

Jet Memberships: What Are Your Aircraft Options?

Flying private is an experience that is much bigger than simply a way to travel. Membership companies are finding new ways to offer customizable perks and benefits to personalize every aspect of private travel. One of the many ways Magellan Jets is elevating the private travel experience through personalization is our jet-specific membership programs. Ten different aircraft are available for our members to have consistent and ready access to the quality of aircraft they paid for or better. In the first installment of our two part series this week, we will take a look at five of the aircraft options offered to Magellan Jets members.

Read More »
Valentine's Day

5 Good-For-You Reasons to go on a Trip this Valentine’s Day

Some opportunities are just too good to pass up. Take advantage of the holiday overalp of Presidents’ Day and Valentine’s Day this year! This February we have the added convenience of a long weekend thanks to Presidents’ Day falling on Monday, February 15th. Use this long weekend to celebrate with your love in a fun, far away destination. Don’t miss this chance, because it won’t happen again until 2021!

Read More »
Falcon 6X

5 Reasons a Private Jet Card is Essential in 2016

Looking forward to ringing in the new year with positive changes in mind? Make your resolution commit to you just as much as you commit to it with the modern convenience of a private jet card. Magellan Jets’s 25 hour card, will take your new year to the next level. Here are the reasons a private jet card will prove essential in 2016.

Read More »

3 Signs A Jet Card is Happening in Your Near Future

With so many options available for private travel, it might be overwhelming to pinpoint which investment matches your business and lifestyle best. If you have ever considered a jet card as an option for your private travel, you might be on the right track. Jet membership offers some of the best flexibility in the private aviation industry and as Business Jet Traveler points out, the benefits are quite clear. Let’s review!

Read More »

3 Things That Are Taking the Aviation Industry by Storm

Or, “A few things we are excited about from the most recent National Business Aviation Association’s (NBAA) convention and exhibition”. Being in the private aviation industry, we are always excited to stay in the know on all things aviation. Here are our top three:
1) HondaJet is here.
Yes, really. Private jet owners and enthusiasts will be thrilled to learn that after over 20 years of extensive research and development, the world’s most advanced light jet has arrived. Built around the pilot, with intiuitive touch-screen technology, it offers more spacial cockpit and greater visibility. Honda promises it is the fastest, most fuel efficient, and highest flying light jet in its class. Honda expects to receive the FAA certification very soon at which point it will start delivering the plane to customers.
Source: HondaJet

Read More »

NEWLY UPDATED Jet Card Comparison Guide!

Free Whitepaper: Jet Card Comparison Guide Newly Updated Version Now Available!

Searching for the best jet card program provider? Looking into what each private jet company has to offer, and finding yourself overwhelmed with information? You need to do your homework before chosing the right program & provider for you.

Download this FREE jet card comparison guide and receive a side by side comparison on the top 5 jet card providers in the private jet industry and their programs.

  • Compare the top 5 jet card program providers in the private jet industry
  • Side by side comparison on pricing & benefits
  • An inside look at Jet Card Programs in the charter industry


Read More »

A Smarter Way to Buy a Jet Card?

A Smarter Way to Buy a Jet Card? By: Andy Parker; Twenty-First Securities
Historically, when an investor has needed to fund a large purchase such as a jet card, the traditional technique has been to raise cash by selling securities. These days however, the issue may not be so simple. Given the increase in the level of equity markets as well as the decline in interest rates, many portfolios – both stock and bond – likely have large unrealized capital gains. For any temporary cash need, selling stocks or bonds and paying capital gains tax may be an inefficient strategy. This is particularly true with municipal bonds with high coupon levels. Selling high-coupon municipals essentially takes a long-term tax exempt income stream and converts it to cash and a capital gains tax – not a tax-efficient solution.

Read More »

Magellan Jets Announces a 10 Hour Jet Card Designed for College Tours

Magellan Jets Announces a 10 Hour Jet Card Designed for College Tours
Leading Private Jet Charter Company Continues to Support Education by Alleviating the Stress of Finding the Right College Campus

BOSTON, MA – May 1, 2014 – Magellan Jets knows that this is a very hectic time of the year for clients with children deciding on which college to attend, as the best way to learn about a college is to visit the campus.

Read More »

7 Essential Questions Everyone Should Ask When Researching Jet Cards

Researching jet cards lately? Investigating the web for the best program provider, looking into what each company has to offer, and finding yourself overwhelmed with information? There are several leading companies that offer jet card programs, and like any investment, you want to do your homework before chosing the right one for you.

Read More »

Magellan Jets Announces the First of Its Kind Build-A-Card: A Customized Solution for Your Charter Needs in 2014

The Future of Aviation Starts Here: You Build It, They Make It
Magellan Jets announced the launch of their latest cutting-edge technology platform, the customizable ‘Build-A Card’ tool. The first ever online program that will allow clients to address their own private travel concerns with one simple device. The concept behind the platform is to help alleviate the burden of shopping around for a solution to customer’s private aviation headaches. In today’s charter market it can be difficult to find a jet card provider that can fulfill every traveler’s specific needs. But with the Build-A-Card’s next generation technology it is now possible to assemble that solution with four easy steps right online.

Read More »

Jet Card Comparison Guide

Don’t let your search for a Jet Cards be a tedious & frustrating exercise. It can be quite simple and straight-forward really. Looking into what each company has to offer can leave you overwhelmed- – Information overload- – And we know this!

Read More »

The Ultimate Football Tailgate at 36,000 ft!

Now that football season is in full swing, start it off with a 25-hour Jet Card and the ultimate tailgate party at 36,000ft. You will not be disappointed. No matter what city your favorite team is playing, Magellan Jets flight support team will get you and your guests there seamlessly. On game days your cabin can be outfitted with your favorite team colors, logos and swag to really get in the spirit! The experience starts as soon as you arrive to the airport.

Read More »

The Ultimate Father’s Day Gift!

Magellan Jets Announces: 5 hour Cards for Father’s Day
Private Jet Industry Leader Turns Dad Into A Jetsetter This Year
What: This Father’s Day, give your Dad the gift of time with Magellan Jets’ special 5-hour card. Magellan Jets’ offers the 5 Hour Getaway Card, the only one of its kind in the industry exclusively for Father’s Day. Doesn’t Dad deserve the simplicity and flexibility of access to a private jet anywhere in the US with as little as 10 hours’ notice?

Read More »

Subscribe to our blog

Jet Card

The only Build-a-Card in the industry –
ultimate flexibility and consistency.


Guaranteed fixed rates and availability, while paying as you go.


Access the safest and highest quality aircraft on a trip-by-trip basis.