Le Bourget, Lindbergh and Love

If you travel to Paris by private plane, inevitably you will end up at Le Bourget, the business airport just to the north and west of the city.   Closer in than Charles de Gaulle it is just a twenty-five minute ride to the Arc d’Triomphe, sans traffic, and a world away from the hassle of … Read More

Shopping Spree

Geneva in May means several things to me…fantastic springtime weather, dinners at La Reserve and on the Lac, business with my long-term associate Stefano Albinati and the annual international gathering of the business jet community for the European Business Aviation Conference and Expo (EBACE).  There were no disappointments, with one exception: the weather.   However, even … Read More

Pain in the Ash

Were you among many whose travel ground to a halt due to the eruption of the Eyjafjallajokul volcano in Iceland on April 13, 2010, after a 177-year slumber ?  Tens of thousands of passengers suffered delays as long as two weeks due to the shutdown of European airspace that was caused by an expansive, dense … Read More

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