The ninth Rugby World Cup, held every four years and organised by World Rugby, is on from 20 September to 2 November in Japan. Held over the course of seven weeks, it is the third largest sporting event in the world.
Charlotte Pedersen, CEO, Luxaviation Helicopters, says: “The Luxaviation Helicopters Charter Alliance has had a very successful launch period, and we are pleased that we are continuing to partner with leading regional helicopter charter operators, such as HoverFly, to offer a truly seamless and connected service for our clients.
The Luxembourg-based company, which owns ExecuJet, among other brands – also says four aircraft have joined its fleet this year, including a Gulfstream V and G650, as well as a Bombardier Challenger 650 and Embraer Phenom 300.
Rumblings about the high cost of attending EBACE in Geneva surfaced late last year with a very public letter from Patrick Hansen, CEO of Luxaviation Group, one of the world’s largest business aviation services companies, in which he explained why his company would no longer participate.