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How long has Southern Jet, Inc. been in
We have been in business since 2006, and we have owned
aircraft since that time. We received our certification by the FAA
under FAR Part 135 in 2008.
Where does Southern Jet, Inc. operate?
Southern Jet, Inc. is based in Sarasota, FL (KSRQ) with operating bases in Boca Raton, FL (KBCT) and Morristown, NJ (KMMU). We are authorized by the FAA to conduct flight operations
in North America, Central and South America, Bermuda and the Caribbean.
We also work with an Affiliate Network comprised of hundreds of
aircraft, enabling us to provide lift virtually anytime, anywhere.
What services does Southern Jet, Inc. offer?
Southern Jet, Inc. specializes in Aircraft Charter and Aircraft
Management. We have ambulatory service and we also offer Aviation
Consulting services, tailored to meet your specific needs.
How much does air charter cost?
Charter may be more cost efficient than you think. The cost to charter
a jet varies based on the size of the aircraft, your destination,
and duration of stay. Southern Jet will be happy to consult with
you to determine the best solution for your travel requirements.
We will provide a quote for your travel, and we will gladly arrange
any ancillary travel services or requests.
How is charter pricing structured?
Southern Jet's pricing is based on an hourly rate for each aircraft.
This is the most common pricing structure among charter operators.
Additional costs may include landing fees and crew expenses for
overnight travel. Some operators will also add a fuel surcharge;
with Southern Jet fuel is included in our hourly rate.
Can I keep the airplane overnight or for
Yes. When you charter Southern Jet's aircraft, you determine
your travel schedule. The aircraft is yours to schedule in terms
of flight travel distance and travel duration. Make multiple stops;
stay away one night or several weeks. Southern Jet will also accommodate
last minute changes to your itinerary. With Southern Jet, you're
Can I change my schedule while I am on
Yes. Our Charter Specialists and Dispatchers are available 24 hours
a day, 7 days a week. We are in constant communication with your
crew and will gladly assist you with schedule changes whenever required.
Is Southern Jet a charter operator or charter
We are a charter operator and an approved FAA domestic and international
air carrier. We are authorized to operate the aircraft listed on
our FAR Part 135 certificate. Southern Jet's operations are routinely
audited and inspected by the FAA and industry regulatory authorities.
How do I arrange an aircraft charter trip?
To arrange a charter trip, simply call a Charter Specialist
at 1-800-228-9388 and tell us where you want to go and when. We
will suggest airports that are closest to your destination. We will
also arrange in-flight catering, ground transportation, hotels,
or whatever else you might require.
What happens when I arrive at my destination?
Southern Jet pilots will escort you and your baggage to the terminal
building, where your ground transportation will be waiting. Southern
Jet will gladly arrange all your ground transportation and hotel
reservations at the time you book your air charter travel.
What are the requirements for your pilots?
Southern Jet exceeds FAA requirements for pilots. We adhere to the
highest proficiency levels as required by ARG/US Gold audits. Southern
Jet pilots participate in FAA and insurance required recurrency
training, medical exams and safety screenings. All pilots are FAA
certified and licensed.
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