Private jet manufacturers: Airbus Corporate Jets

Airbus Corporate Jets are one of the eight major business jet manufacturers, and one of the best known companies in the world in regards to aviation. The majority of people who fly frequently will have flown on an Airbus aircraft at some point, and many corporate jet customers choose Airbus for a variety of reasons. ... Read the full article

Charter a Private Jet to the 2015 Rugby World Cup

On 18th September, the 2015 Rugby World Cup will kick off at Twickenham Stadium. Reigning champions New Zealand are once again favourites to lift the trophy, but hosts England will be hoping that home support will lead them to victory. 20 nations will be competing to lift the Webb Ellis Cup. A winner will be ... Read the full article

Hong Kong – the Pearl of the Orient

Hong Kong is an autonomous region on the Southern coast of China and is one of the most popular Asian cities to visit. For such a small area, it is a densely populated, with more than 7 million people living there. A thriving population brings plenty to see and do, and here are our top ... Read the full article

The world’s leading private jet manufacturers

At Chapman Freeborn, our charter experts have unrivaled knowledge of aircraft produced by all major business jet manufacturers. Over the next 8 weeks, the Chapman Freeborn blog will be taking a closer look at each of these companies. Airbus Corporate Jets Airbus are best recognised as manufacturers of large aircraft that are commonly used by ... Read the full article

Chapman Freeborn provides cargo charters for US pharmaceutical launch

Chapman Freeborn Airchartering has coordinated two time-sensitive charters to transport pharmaceutical cargo from India to the US for the launch of a new asthma treatment product. Working in partnership with an international freight forwarder, Chapman Freeborn’s cargo charter team provided two B747-400F aircraft to fly 35 tons of medicines from Mumbai (BOM) to Philadelphia (PHL) ... Read the full article

The harbour city of Sydney

Sydney is Australia’s largest city, and the capital of New South Wales. The area of Sydney has been inhabited by indigenous Australians for hundreds of years and now has a population of around 5 million. Sydney is a city with magnificent, world-famous contemporary architecture. This is most noticeable at its harbour, which is a bustling ... Read the full article

New centralised load control facility to open in Bratislava

Chapman Freeborn subsidiary Air Dispatch CLC has announced it is to open a new centralised load control (CLC) centre in Bratislava in January 2016 due to rapid expansion. The company – which is the world’s leading provider of specialist load control services to airlines – is in the final stages of selecting a business premises ... Read the full article

The World’s most unusual runways

There are some airports in the world where, instead of landing on a conventional runway, passengers will have a rather different experience. Not every location has the ample space and flat terrain required to build the long flat runways that we are used to seeing. On these occasions, clever engineering and a little ingenuity is ... Read the full article

Why you should visit Monaco

Monaco has long been known as the playground of the rich and famous, but there is definitely more to this place than just money and celebrities. You don’t have to be a billionaire to enjoy a trip here, although it does have its perks. Monaco is a principality located at the heart of the Cote ... Read the full article

Are electric aircraft the future?

In the past two months there has been an incredible amount of publicity surrounding electric powered aircraft, as within this time, three different planes have undertaken successful cross-border flights. This has fired the debate as to whether electric aircraft are the future of aviation, or just a hopeless cause. These three flights indicate that there ... Read the full article

The sights and sounds of Ho Chi Minh City

Ho Chi Minh City, formerly Saigon, is Vietnam’s largest and most well known city, with a population of nearly 8 million people. It’s a fascinating city with so much happening and plenty of things to see and do. Meander the markets Markets are commonplace throughout Vietnam and the Ben Thanh Market at the heart of ... Read the full article

Potential third runway at Heathrow Airport

Heathrow is a major international airport located to the west of London and it is currently the busiest airport in the United Kingdom. In 2014 alone it saw more than 73 million passengers pass through its terminals. There has been much talk recently of the proposals to add a controversial third runway at Heathrow, which ... Read the full article

Top 5 things to do in Paris

Paris is one of the world’s most special and magical cities and it’s a place people love visiting again and again. If you’ve never been to the City of Light before and are wondering about the things you must do on a visit there then this list is for you…   Visit the Eiffel Tower ... Read the full article