How much power does Mike Jeffries' partner have at Abercrombie and...
Matthew Smith, who has been dating 68-year-old Mr Jeffries for at least a decade, apparently wields as much power and influence as any Abercrombie & Fitch executive, even though he According to Buzzfeed , six current and former executives, along with several other employees, have revealed just how much influence Mr Smith, 50, really has over the ... (more)
What's driving one of China's richest men?
Wang Jianlin , founder and chairman of closely held Wanda Group and one of the richest men in China, knows how to pack a visitor's itinerary.
Wed May 22, 2013
The House of Rapp
The City of Lights
Chinese philosopher Lao Tzu once said, "A good traveler has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving." Were it not for the fact that he died 2,500 years ago, one might imagine this was a tip of the proverbial hat to those of us who fly ultra-long range jets.
Tue May 21, 2013
News from FlightSafety International
FlightSafety International announces that it has received approval from EASA for 49 of its practical maintenance training courses under Regulation 1149/2011 to date.
My Ride in the Best Bizjet in the World
There aren't many of our readers who are likely to go out and buy a Gulfstream G650, at $60-million-plus per copy, but there are a few, and those few are most likely going to find themselves not in the left or right seat but in one of the seats in back, doing business, spending time with the family or just kicking up their heels and enjoying the ... (more)
Mon May 20, 2013
Business aviation CEOs see recovery signs, urge governments' aid
Leaders of the multibillion-dollar global business aviation industry see signs of recovery from four years of recession, they said on Monday, but they appealed to governments to ease the way ahead by cutting taxes and red tape.
Sun May 19, 2013
Jet donated by Travolta being moved to Ga. museum
The chief executive of Delta Air Lines says he plans to add jobs at the carrier's reservation center in the northeastern Minnesota city of Chisholm.
Sat May 18, 2013
Thoroughbred Daily News
Pianist Leads Every Step of the Gallorette
Saturday, Pimlico Racecourse GALLORETTE H.-GIII, $150,000, PIM, 5-18, 3yo/up, f/m, 1 1/16mT, 1:40 3/5, fm.
Defence Industry Daily
Royal Guard: LAIRCM Systems for Oman & Qatar's VVIP Jets
On May 15/13, the US DSCA announced a pair of official export requests to provide and install Northrop Grumman's AN/AAQ-24 Large Aircraft Infrared Countermeasures , for use on Oman and Qatar's royal flight VVIP jets.
Thu May 16, 2013
Thoroughbred Daily News
Tapit Filly Takes to Turf at Belmont
TDN MAGAZINE, The International Difference: Part III of A Painful Truth : "Welfare in Europe means to train the horse without any chemicals and make him race if he can face the challenge," says France Galop's Dr.
Tue May 14, 2013
Colorado forecasters take flight to spot storms
The National Center for Atmospheric Research in Boulder is taking to the skies in an airplane to see whether forecasters can collect enough information over the Rockies to provide additional warning time to people who may be in the way of potentially deadly storms.
11 Rules Of Thumb For Flying With The Boss
Despite rampant public misconception that a business aircraft is a luxurious over indulgence for the rich and famous, tens of thousands of companies worldwide that operate these jets, turboprops and piston powered aircraft daily for legitimate business requirements will tell you otherwise.
Where, when will thunderstorms strike Colorado's Front Range, adjacent Great Plains?
To better predict where and when spring thunderstorms rip across Colorado's Front Range and the adjacent Great Plains, researchers are launching a major field project this week with high-flying aircraft and fine-grained computer simulations.
Mon May 13, 2013
Better forecasting of severe weather on high-altitude agenda of Boulder's NCAR
This Gulfstream V, seen in a hanger at the Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport in Broomfield, will take to the air soon to collect more accurate severe storm data for Boulder's NCAR.
Tricked out Gulfstream jet to test new storm forecast model
Researchers at the National Center For Atmospheric Research are announcing a new project to help forecasters do a better job predicting severe thunderstorms.
Sat May 11, 2013
Thoroughbred Daily News
Malibu Moon's Freedom Child Anything But Sloppy in Peter Pan
PART 2 : Coronado Heights's career spanned six weeks and three races, but during the last 25 days of his life, he received 24 separate injections of nine different drugs, despite the fact that his veterinarian said he had no history of lameness.
Fri May 10, 2013
The Motley Fool
Has Abercrombie Finally Lost its Cool?
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Thu May 09, 2013
China's private jet market ready to take off
ONCE upon a time, traveling by private jet in China was the privilege of only a select few.
Tue May 07, 2013
The Sun Online
Chris Brown in emergency landing plane drama before Met Gala party
CHRIS Brown narrowly avoided disaster when a private jet he was a passenger on was forced to carry out an emergency landing.
City Room: John Catsimatidis, Mayoral Candidate, Says Clintons Have Used His Private Jet
The Gulfstream IV, an airborne lap of plush-leather luxury, hopscotched around the country over the past few days, breezing into Chicago; Orlando, Fla.; and Little Rock, Ark.