Flexjet Celebrates Learjet's 50th Anniversary with "Legends Redefined" U.S. Tour

 Flexjet Celebrates Learjet's 50th Anniversary with "Legends Redefined" U.S.
                                     Tour

- Flexjet, the exclusive fractional launch customer of the Learjet 85
aircraft, showcases the new model at six private events across the nation

- Guests to interact with other legendary brands, including Aston Martin and
Royal Salute Scotch Whisky

PR Newswire

DALLAS, Sept. 17, 2013

DALLAS, Sept. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- (www.flexjet.com) – In celebration of
Learjet's  50^th anniversary, Flexjet – the first fractional jet ownership
company to offer shares on the all-new Learjet 85 aircraft – today launched
"Legends Redefined," a six-city U.S. tour offering guests the opportunity to
experience firsthand the aircraft poised to redefine the private aviation
industry. The exclusive showcase features other legendary brands, including
Aston Martin, marking its centenary, andRoyal Salute, the world's leading
luxury Scotch Whiskyfeaturing only whiskies matured for at least 21 years in
their blends.

Attendees are invited to take a private tour of the Learjet 85 model, which
effortlessly blends the beauty of its lineage with high-performance
advantages, innovative technology and unmatched comfort to create a new
generation in flight. Aston Martin will offer test drives of its newest
models, including the Vanquish, Vantage, DB9 and Rapide S, while Napa
Valley-based Ackerman Family Vineyards and Bespoke Collection pour their
finest wines.

"Fifty years ago, the first Learjet aircraft took flight thanks to the
innovative and adventurous spirit of Bill Lear, who invented the business jet
category," said Deanna White, President, Flexjet. "With delivery of the
Learjet 85 scheduled for next year, Flexjet is honoring his legacy by
showcasing the best-in-class Learjet 85 aircraft model – the epitome of a
'legend redefined' – alongside other distinguished brands, representing more
than 200 years of timeless luxury and design."

An industry first, the Learjet 85 aircraft is the first business jet with both
fuselage and wings built primarily of carbon composite materials. The
composite structures maximize cabin volume, improve performance and minimize
drag through smoother aerodynamics. Other innovations include the aircraft's
state-of-the-art Pratt & Whitney PW307B turbofan engine, Bombardier's Vision™
Flight Deck  cockpit featuring the Rockwell Collins Pro Line Fusion avionics
suite – one of the most advanced suites ever offered onboard a midsize
aircraft – and an advanced entertainment and wireless Internet system.

The Learjet 85 aircraft will feature the company's new interior design
updates, re-designed seats, innovative storage solutions and groundbreaking
passenger interfaces. The model seats eight passengers comfortably in a
traditional double-club seating arrangement, with approximately 30 inches
(76.2 cm) between each seat for even more room when traveling on long distance
flights. The aircraft offers a high-speed cruise of Mach 0.82 and a
transcontinental range of up to 3,000 nm (5,556km)* making the Learjet 85
business aircraft the fastest and most efficient in its class. The addition of
the Learjet 85 aircraft provides Flexjet owners with access to some of the
most technologically advanced and youngest business jets in the industry,
averaging approximately six years of age.

The 2013 Learjet 85 tour is scheduled to visit the following cities this fall:
Menlo Park, Calif. (September 17), Chicago (September 23), Columbus, Ohio
(September 26), Washington, DC (October 1), New York (Oct. 7) and Houston
(October 15).

Flexjet will receive 30 Learjet 85 aircraft with deliveries scheduled to begin
in 2014.

For more information, please call 888-503-8854 or visit
www.flexjet.com/learjet85.

About Flexjet
Richardson, Texas-based Flexjet first entered the fractional jet ownership
market in 1995. Flexjet now offers whole aircraft ownership and management,
fractional jet ownership, Flexjet 25 jet cards and charter brokerage services.
Flexjet's fractional aircraft program is the first in the world to be
recognized as achieving the Air Charter Safety Foundation's Industry Audit
Standard, and Flexjet is the first and only company to be honored with its
14^th FAA Diamond Award for Excellence.

Flexjet's fractional program fields an exclusive family of Bombardier business
aircraft—some of the youngest in the fractional jet industry with an average
age of approximately six years—including the Learjet 40 XR, Learjet 45 XR,
Learjet 60 XR, Challenger 300 and Challenger 605 business jets. For more
details on innovative programs and flexible offerings, visit www.flexjet.com.

Flexjet has an approved fractional ownership program pursuant 14 C.F.R. Part
91, Subpart K, and manages flights for individual aircraft owners under Part
91 whole aircraft management program.

The Flexjet 25 Jet Card Program is operated under Part 135 by Jet Solutions,
LLC, a U.S. air carrier. Flexjet acts as an agent for Jet Solutions, LLC, in
connection with the Flexjet 25 Jet Card program. Flexjet acts as an agent for
the customer with on-demand charter broker services when arranging
transportation operated under Part 135 by U.S. air carriers.

*Performance is based on standard conditions, zero winds with no runway or
temperature restrictions, 4 passengers, normal cruise speed, typical aircraft
operating weight, optimum altitudes, NBAA IFR fuel reserves. Weather, ATC (Air
Traffic Control), or actual weather condition can affect flight plans and
routing, which may result in a different performance data from that stated
above. All data is subject to change without notice. The aircraft is currently
under development and the design and the design tolerances remain to be
finalized and certified. The aircraft is subject to change during the course
of the design, manufacture and certification process. The statements about
performance, design, design tolerances and the images shown in this document
are solely based on projections and forecasts and are subject to change
without notice. This document and the information contained herein does not
constitute an offer, commitment, representation or warranty of any kind with
respect to the aircraft. The actual configuration and performance of the
aircraft shall be the subject of a purchase agreement between the buyer and
Flexjet.

Bombardier, Challenger 300, Challenger 605, Learjet 40, Learjet 45, Learjet
60, XR and Learjet 85 are trademarks of Bombardier Inc. or its subsidiaries.

SOURCE Flexjet

Website: http://www.flexjet.com
Contact: Erin Portman, (512) 448-0502, Erin.Portman@TeamOne-usa.com,
www.flexjet.com
 
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