European Private Flight Market: Summer 2023 Insights

European Private Flight Market: Summer 2023 Insights

The European private flight market soared to new heights this summer, and the numbers speak volumes. Here are the key takeaways from the season:

1. Total Flights: An impressive 199,572 private flights took off across Europe, underscoring the ever-growing allure of private aviation for both business and leisure travel.

2. Busiest Departure Points: the United Kingdom, France, Italy, Spain, Germany, and Switzerland emerged as the summer's busiest takeoff spots, facilitating seamless travel across the continent.

3. Top Aircraft Models: The summer of 2023 witnessed a diverse range of aircraft used for private flights. The main aircraft models, in terms of popularity, were:

  • Cessna Citation Excel
  • Pilatus PC-12
  • Embraer Phenom 300
  • Bombardier Challenger 300
  • King Air 200

These aircraft represent a mix of light jets, turboprops, and midsize jets, offering a wide range of options to cater to various travel needs and preferences.

4. International vs. Domestic Flights: International flights made up a significant 68.6% of the total, connecting adventurers to exclusive destinations. Meanwhile, 31.4% of flights remained domestic for those looking for convenient and efficient travel within national borders.

The summer of 2023 showcased the continued growth of the European private flight market.The data speaks for itself: private aviation is redefining travel across Europe. As we look ahead, the industry's future promises even more tailored and exclusive experiences for passengers. 

Here's to the boundless horizons of private flight! 🌍✈️ Don´t forget to request your quote!

Source: Samples taken from June 1 to August 31, 2023 of private flight departures in Europe.