Air Partner - 27 feb 2018
As the build up to the 2018 World Cup in Russia continues, Air Partner provides clients with the smartest way to travel this summer. Air Partner, a global leader in private aviation, is chartering corporate groups, sponsors, teams and supporters to all match destinations in Russia for the 2018 World Cup this summer.
As one of the world’s leading charter brokers, Air Partner has worked within the sports sector for several decades and has grown from strength to strength every year. Clients ranging from fans to players travelling to the many different destinations across Russia can avoid unnecessary fatigue and stress by evading queues at check-in, flying to airports closer to the match venues and using private terminals.
Chartering enables clients to set their own schedule, save precious time and travel in comfort and privacy. Air Partner can cater for a whole group’s needs and requirements in terms of bespoke on-board service and premium amenities through their ServicePLUS programme. Commercial jet chartering presents the ideal solution for large groups and MICE (Meetings/Incentives/Conferences/Events) clients as well by offering the benefits of cost effective group bookings.
Air Partner specialises in organising charter aircraft to difficult locations with great technical and detailed knowledge of these regions. From corporates wishing to take customers or staff incentive to Football fans and smaller groups looking to travel by private jet to the World Cup can take advantage of Air Partner’s flexibility, security and flying on their own schedules to convenient airfields closer to their final destination. CharterPLUS is an additional benefit for those travelling by private jet and allows clients to travel with peace of mind. The dedicated team of Account Managers, backed up by the 24-hour Global team, deliver this industry leading service to clients.
“We have worked closely with the sports industry for many decades. Over this time clients ranging from individuals to groups and sports teams return to Air Partner due to our unrivalled industry knowledge and attention to every detail. Air Partner can arrange special bespoke onboard options through our ServicePLUS programme for elite athletes and organise private VIP service at airports allowing sports and MICE clients to have smooth and stress-free journeys,” said Clive Chalmers, Air Partner’s Trading Director.
Aircraft used for sports fixtures have ranged from the Cessna Citation for private jet travel to the Airbus A380 for large groups, the world’s largest passenger airliner. More than 16,000 football supporters used Air Partner to travel to the 2014 Brazilian and 2010 South African World Cups. Throughout those tournaments, 1,500 corporates entrusted Air Partner to get their clients and employees through some of the most congested airspace and security protocols with the minimum of fuss and inconvenience.
Clients can book in complete confidence knowing that aviation safety is at the heart of the business thanks to Baines Simmons, an Air Partner company. Baines Simmons is a world leader in aviation safety consulting specialising in aviation regulation, compliance and safety management. Also through Air Partner’s carefully selected partners, ground transportation and security assistance that can be provided across the whole of Russia’s vast travel network.