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VistaJet is about to take delivery of its first charter-ready Bombardier Global 7500, a $70 million ultra-long-range private jet that can fly 7,700 nautical miles — see inside

A VistaJet Bombardier Global 7500. VistaJet Private aviation firm VistaJet will welcome another Bombardier Global 7500 to its fleet in January that will be available for charter after its first model was scooped up by a single client. The Global 7500 has the longest range of any aircraft in its class, and is able to fly up to 7,700 nautical miles in a single flight.  The 14-passenger configuration allows for four living spaces, including a private bedroom and office.  Visit Business Inside...
Tags: Travel, Transportation, News, Planes, New York City, Trends, Features, Bombardier, Gulfstream, Teterboro Airport, Flohr, Nuage, VistaJet, Thomas Flohr, Vista Global, Thomas Pallini

Private jet firm XO just added 15 aircraft to its fleet in a major fleet expansion that will help corner the new market of first-time private jet flyers

XO is expanding its fleet to 58 aircraft with the addition of 15 light jets. Perry Correll/ Private aviation firm XO just added 15 Cessna Citation Ultra jets to its fleet, growing to 58 aircraft in total. It's the first light jet to be flown by XO, offering a greater variety to new and existing members over the traditional super-midsize and long-range aircraft operated by the firm. Thomas Flohr, the CEO of XO's parent company, Vista Global, told Business Insider that member...
Tags: Travel, Transportation, News, Air Travel, Mexico, Planes, New York City, US, Los Angeles, Trends, Flying, Canada, Aviation, Las Vegas, West Coast, East Coast

Mozambique is home to the world's first 3D-printed resort, built partly with sand and salt water — see inside

Kisawa is a resort on an island in Mozambique with sustainable, 3D-printed construction. Rates will start at 5,000 euros per night when it opens in summer 2020. Its founder has a background in luxury brands, and Kisawa has all the food, wellness, and adventure services visitors could want.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Sustainability and preserving the local environment might be the next big thing in luxury travel. Kisawa, a new resort on Benguerra Island off the coast...
Tags: San Francisco, Trends, Mozambique, Bay Area, Benguerra Island, Bazaruto Archipelago, Flohr, Kisawa, Nina Flohr, VistaJet VistaJet, Business Insider Each Kisawa

Gun Group Supports Illinois Student’s Civil Rights Lawsuit V. School District

Hononegah Community High School District 207, Executive Associate Principal Chad Dougherty BELLEVUE, WA – -( Second Amendment Foundation announced today that it is supporting and funding an Illinois High School student’s civil rights lawsuit against her local school district and three school officials for discrimination under color of law.Madison Oster, 16, and her father, Jeremy, are plaintiffs in the lawsuit against the Hononegah Community High School District 207, Supt. Mic...
Tags: Guns, Lawsuits, Jeremy, Illinois, Madison, The Foundation, Glen Ellyn, Dougherty, Alan Gottlieb, Second Amendment Foundation, Gun Rights News, Gun Owner Discrimination, Flohr, David Sigale, Alan M Gottlieb, Illinois High School

Rhône Capital buys $200 mln stake in VistaJet

Rhône Capital has acquired a stake in VistaJet, a private aviation company, for $200 million. Jefferies LLC provided financial advice to VistaJet on the transaction while Linklaters provided legal counsel to VistaJet and the company’s founder. PRESS RELEASE LONDON, Aug. 23, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — VistaJet today announces that it has signed a ground breaking transaction with investment funds affiliated with Rhône Capital, which have invested $150 million of cash into the business. Together with ...
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Nailed to the Chessboard for 50 Years

Bobby Fischer became the youngest grandmaster in 1958 at the age of 15. When he faced Boris Spassky in Santa Monica in 1966 under Jacqueline Piatigorsky's watchful eye, his record was still intact. The year 1966 was memorable. It was the first year I played chess as a grandmaster. "A grandmaster title is like a driver's license," the Serbian grandmaster dr. Petar Trifunovic once told me. "You don't yet know how to drive well, you learn on the go." The World Chess Federation (FIDE) started honor...
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Water Quality Linked to Infant Skin Health

Water Quality. Skin Conditions. Could there be a link? A new study has been published this month that puts water quality and the skin of infants under the microscope. Dr. Carsten Flohr and his team at King's College London presented the results of their population-based study in The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. Researchers involved about 1,300 three-month old babies from across the UK in this study. They looked specifically at the level of calcium carbonate in the water, which i...
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Bill Flohr | Baltimore Marine Centers

Baltimore Marine Centers announced that Bill Flohr has been named marina director of the HarborView Marina. As marina director, Flohr will be responsible for the operation and maintenance of the marina and management of the marina's staff.
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