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The personal jet supplier experiences excessive development as vacationers flip to non-commercial journey amidst COVID-19.

ONEflight Worldwide, Inc. has been acknowledged by Inc. 5000 as considered one of 2021’s Quickest Rising Corporations in the US for the second consecutive yr. The personal aviation agency rose to three,205 on an inventory that signifies the highest increasing privately owned corporations within the nation.

ONEflight first earned a spot on the record in 2020 with a mixed three-year income development of 97 %. Regardless of the pandemic devastating many within the personal aviation {industry} in 2020, ONEflight skilled optimistic development with out authorities subsidies or loans, doubling revenues and reporting a 115 % enhance in its buyer base. Solely two different corporations within the constitution sector made this yr’s record.

Nationwide lockdowns and journey restrictions pressured different aviation corporations to retract, lay off staff or trim further spending prices over the past 18 months. ONEflight did the alternative, including workers in Gross sales, Advertising and marketing, Technical Help and Operations whereas additionally forging strategic partnerships throughout a number of luxurious sectors, together with journey, villa leases, motorsports, famend wineries, yacht charters and PGA sponsorships.

“2020 was a demanding yr stuffed with peaks, valleys and new challenges. Nonetheless, via all of the turbulence, my workforce and I prevailed. We set new firm data not solely in member acquisition, however within the total variety of flights booked month over month,” stated Ferren Rajput, founder and CEO of ONEflight Worldwide.

A testomony to the corporate’s growth and model repute, ONEflight secured ABC’s Shark Tank host and ONEflight member Robert Herjavec as a model ambassador and launched a multi-million-dollar promoting marketing campaign. Three-time Superbowl champion and Corridor of Fame quarterback John Elway adopted swimsuit as a ONEflight spokesperson earlier this month.

How the financial and social local weather fueled the personal journey {industry}

Previous to the pandemic, most bookings with ONEflight have been for company or enterprise journey. As shutdowns loomed in early 2020, flyers overseas rushed to return to the U.S. and turned to personal aviation for quicker, extra dependable service. Then, as society shifted to distant work and studying, the {industry} helped households fly to secluded locations as COVID-19 transmission charges climbed. Fewer contact factors and passengers made personal journey the protected different to crowded airport terminals and packed industrial flights.

New clients who had by no means flown personal beforehand drove a lot of the enterprise development for ONEflight prior to now yr. The security, comfort and adaptability of personal jets grew to become much less of an extravagance and extra of a necessity. Now, leisure journey eclipses company and enterprise journey for ONEflight, accounting for 85 % of booked flights.

Skyrocketing demand for personal journey has include some rising pains. Pilots, crews and operational personnel face labor shortages coinciding with a worldwide plane scarcity, potential rises in gasoline prices in addition to useful resource shortage. In response to those challenges, many increasing personal jet corporations stay cautious of hiring for concern this enhance is non permanent and lots of different corporations within the {industry} have halted promoting new memberships totally.

Whereas others pull again, ONEflight compensates for the expansion by onboarding new flight operations workers, flight trackers, flight coordinators and private concierge to make sure that their industry-leading buyer satisfaction stays excessive. The danger was definitely worth the reward: over 90 % of those that switched to ONEflight throughout the pandemic proceed to take action regardless of the emergence of COVID-19 vaccines.

How ONEflight is reworking personal jet journey

ONEflight propelled personal aviation into the digital age by growing and designing applied sciences that revolutionized the way in which the general public flies. The ultra-luxury supplier unveiled Guide a Jet in 2018, an internet reserving platform created to seek for flight itineraries then choose from over 5,000 plane starting from turbo props to giant capability jets. ONEflight members might select the plane and flight with a number of clicks on their pc or telephone, a course of that was beforehand completed by calling an agent. ONEflight maintains a vetted community of 500 of the highest plane operators worldwide to make sure unprecedented availability and adaptability.

A brand new BAJ app may publicly launch in This fall of this yr, additional digitizing personal air journey with groundbreaking applied sciences that can be utilized broadly throughout all sectors of personal aviation.

“We stay centered on the long run and are thrilled to share much more thrilling information later this yr,” stated Rajput.

For media, membership and partnership inquiries, please contact:

Mark Dismuke

Vice President of Strategic Development

ONEflight Worldwide, Inc.

720-684-5650

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