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Seventh Falcon puts Portland at top of US type specialists
Portland Jets is now positioned as the largest specialised operator of Dassault Falcon 900 aircraft in the US.
The Falcon 900 will take Portland clients from A to B in some style and comfort.
Read this story in our January 2024 printed issue.

With the recent addition of a seventh aircraft to its fleet, Portland Jets becomes the largest specialised operator of Dassault Falcon 900 aircraft in the US.

"First and foremost," says director of aviation Joel Encarnacion, "the Falcon 900 is a remarkable aircraft, renowned for its impressive range, speed, and spacious cabin. It strikes a perfect balance for our discerning clientele, combining performance with luxurious amenities. The decision to specialize in the Falcon 900 is rooted in our commitment to offering the best possible private aviation experience.

"The Falcon 900's range enables us to cater to a diverse range of clients, from business executives with tight schedules to celebrities seeking both comfort and privacy. Its speed ensures efficiency, allowing our clients to reach their destinations promptly. The spacious cabin is a key factor that resonates with our clients; it's not just about getting from A to B but doing so in style and comfort."

This recent expansion is a strategic move aimed at enhancing operational capabilities, ensuring increased availability and flexibility for clients. Having a larger fleet means Portland can better accommodate the varying needs and schedules of its clientele. This Falcon is based in the Caribbean.

"When it comes to why our clients love the Falcon 900, it's a combination of factors," he continues. "The aircraft's reputation for reliability, performance, and comfort plays a significant role. Clients appreciate the spacious cabin, allowing for a more relaxed and enjoyable travel experience. The Falcon 900 is not just a means of transportation; it's a symbol of exclusivity and sophistication.

"In essence, our focus on the Falcon 900 is about delivering excellence. It's about understanding our clients' needs and providing them with an aircraft that aligns perfectly with their expectations.

"We are thrilled to be recognised as the largest specialised operator of Dassault Falcon 900 aircraft in the US. This milestone underscores our unwavering commitment to providing our clients with an exceptional and exclusive travel experience," he concludes.

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