Montreal, Canada, December 17, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- Bombardier Business Aircraft announced today that Zetta Jet has purchased a Global 6000 ultra-long-range aircraft with options for four additional Global 6000 business jets. If all options are exercised, the transactions are valued at approximately US$318 million, based on 2015 list prices for standard-equipped aircraft. The aircraft will operate out of the company’s Asian hub in Singapore and will join Zetta Jet’s current fleet of four Global aircraft, which also includes a brand new Global 5000 purchased in the fourth quarter of 2015.
“We’re thrilled that Zetta Jet has chosen the Global 6000 aircraft to expand its growing fleet of business jets,” said Peter Likoray, Senior Vice President, Sales, Bombardier Business Aircraft. “With its exceptional long-range performance and superior reliability, the Global 6000 aircraft is perfectly suited to meet the needs of the world’s most discerning travellers.”
“Our mission is to offer our guests the ultimate private jet experience,” said Geoffery Cassidy, Managing Director, Zetta Jet. “The state-of-the-art Global 6000 business jet delivers unparalleled luxury and comfort together with an impressive transcontinental range capability. With our flagship Global aircraft, along with our commitment to world-class service, the Zetta Jet experience sets the benchmark for bespoke private air travel.”
Global 6000 aircraft: The Global 6000 business jet offers more cabin volume and more floor space than any other aircraft in its class. No other business jet in the ultra-long-range segment today matches the high-speed range capability and mission flexibility delivered by this aircraft. Offering the ultimate in cabin comfort, this impressive jet can link Moscow to Los Angeles non-stop with eight passengers and four crew*. It can travel 6,000 NM (11,112 km) at M 0.85 with up to eight passengers*.
About Zetta Jet
Zetta Jet is the world’s first truly personalized private airline. With six strategically positioned offices worldwide, and a growing fleet of the most technologically advanced aircraft in the private aviation industry, Zetta Jet promises to deliver the ultimate in bespoke luxury experiences to an elite ultra-high net-worth clientele.
Zetta Jet is a FAA certificated air carrier with its Scheduling and Operations Centre (SOC) in Los Angeles, and leverages an established network of sales and support offices in New York, London, San José, Harbin and Singapore. Experience luxury travel like never before with Zetta Jet. It’s about time.
Bombardier is the world’s leading manufacturer of both planes and trains. Looking far ahead while delivering today, Bombardier is evolving mobility worldwide by answering the call for more efficient, sustainable and enjoyable transportation everywhere. Our vehicles, services and, most of all, our employees are what make us a global leader in transportation.
Bombardier is headquartered in Montréal, Canada. Our shares are traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange (BBD) and we are listed on the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index. In the fiscal year ended December 31, 2014, we posted revenues of $20.1 billion. News and information are available at bombardier.com or follow us on Twitter @Bombardier.
*Under certain operating conditions.
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