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Magellan Jets COVID-19 Updates And Procedures

Magellan Jets COVID-19 Updates And Procedures

Empty Legs

FIND DISCOUNTED ONE WAY FLIGHTS

One way flights are commonly referred to in the private aviation industry as “empty legs.” Additionally, they go by “empty flights”, “dead-heads”, “repositioning legs”, and “ferry flights.” Overall, these types of travel options are private jets occur when a flight needs to be repositioned or must return to home base. As a result, the private jets will fly without any passengers under those circumstances. When this occurs, these flight segments are typically discounted for private jet travelers. This is because much of the costs have already been absorbed through normal use and operations. 

While using empty leg flights has become a popular private travel option, it isn’t exactly for every type of traveler. Although one way private flight options come at a discount, there are a few drawbacks. Above all, they often come with scheduling and price fluctuation risks. meaning they aren’t as a reliable of an option as private jet charter or membership travel. For this reason, we only recommend using them when your travel schedule is flexible enough to accommodate. In contrast, we would advise against this type of private flying for frequent business travelers.

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