Major players like NetJets, Sentient Jet and Jet Linx are on the sidelines. Still, there are around 40 providers selling fixed or capped rate jet cards with guaranteed availability. However, the program rules are changing. Here's a look into the future and what you need to know before you buy.
Chinese real estate billionaire Hui Ka Yan is under pressure to repay some of Evergrande’s massive debts by tapping into his personal wealth, and the embattled tycoon appears to have at least one thing on his side—a buoyant market with eager buyers for ultra-luxury assets like his.
Alexander McDiarmid has a reputation for coming up with superyacht design concepts that challenge the limits of form and function in innovative ways. And as I’d expected, this new, 260-foot-long concept for Ghost Yachts does exactly that.
One of the many reasons I love writing about (and occasionally escaping aboard) superyachts is the sheer blue sky thinking that goes into each one-of-a-kind creation that employs thousands of skilled craftspeople, costs hundreds of millions of dollars and takes years to design and build.
Now that South Florida’s annual superyacht celebration just about to kick off at the Bahia Mar Yachting Center and Pier 66 from Wednesday, October 27 through Sunday, October 31 you could say that some things are returning normal.
Since I’m still buzzing from the electrifying United States Grand Prix Formula 1 weekend that just took place at the Circuit of the America’s in Austin, Texas (and was won by Red Bull Racing’s Max Verstappen), this is the perfect time to share part one of my Superyacht Influencer Interview series...