Kiplinger’s Personal Finance: Lessons from Top Investing Gurus

Compiling advice from leading investment managers, Kiplinger’s quoted Katherine Collins, Head of Sustainable Investing at Putnam Investments, as saying “There’s a growing recognition that climate change, social equality and human well-being are the issues of our time. Sustainability has gone from being kind of a nice, optional thing to have to being a centerpiece of […]

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Corporate Jet Investor: One Minute Week

In an interview with Directional Aviation Principal Kenn Ricci, Corporate Jet Investor described Ricci’s launch of Nextant Aerospace, his acquisition of Sentient Jet and his purchase of Flexjet as examples of synergistic business decisions, and quoted Ricci as saying that “This is the most exciting period in aviation since the Wright Brothers.” Read more.

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Robb Report: The Best in Aviation, From Flying Cars to High-Concept Interiors

In its summary of the best in aviation, the Robb Report cited FXAIR for excellence in charter service, noting that it carves out “a new niche of service that straddles the charter and fractional realms,”  combining “the more non-committal and less expensive traits of chartering along with the superior customer service and greater focus on […]

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eVTOL: Directional Aviation’s Kenn Ricci discusses Eve Urban Air Mobility

In an interview with eVTOL following OneSky Flight’s order of 200 electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) aircraft, Directional Aviation Principal Kenn Ricci praised the new technology, saying that “We expect that eVTOL flight will be smaller, faster, quieter and lower-emitting than existing vertical flight alternatives, with the option of delivering passengers even closer to […]

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AllAccess.com: SiriusXM Series Looks At Building Of New World Trade Center

AllAccess.com reported that an 11-part series about the building of the new World Trade Center in New York will launch July 6, culminating at the 20th anniversary on Sept. 11 of the terrorist attacks on the original World Trade Center. Produced by MuddHouse Media with the cooperation of the building’s owner, Silverstein Properties, the series […]

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Worth: How COVID Boosted Private Aviation—Permanently

Worth Magazine examined the impact that the COVID-19 pandemic has had on the private aviation industry, concluding that it has been a game-changer, with impacts that will outlast the pandemic itself. Flexjet Chief Operating Officer Megan Wolf is quoted as saying that “private air travel is the ultimate ‘sticky’ service; once travelers become accustomed to […]

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Aviation Today: Eve Urban Air Mobility finds Launch Partner in Halo

Aviation Today reported on the order by Directional Aviation’s Halo of 200 Electric Vertical Takeoff and Landing (eVTOL) aircraft from Eve Urban Air Mobility, incubated by Embraer. The companies are developing a traffic management system to ensure safe, efficient operation. The article quoted Directional Chairman Kenn Ricci as saying that “the work that Eve and […]

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