5 Things You Need Before You Buy an Airplane

When searching for the right airplane there are a few things that you need. Are you in the market to buy an airplane and wondering how you can ensure that you’re making the best decision? Read on and we’ll tell you what you need. 1. Decide on a Budget When making any purchase, you know […]

4 Crucial Aspects of Airplane Maintenance

hen business jets can range from used under $1 million to new super-jets at $99 million, you want to make sure your investment is in top shape. After all, cracking your windshield in a car and paying about $120 is different than paying between $45,000 to $70,000—that’s more than 400 times the cost! It begs the […]

Why Having Hangar Space Is Important in the Up-Keep of Your Aircraft

Republic Jet Center Hangar Space | Republic Airport | KFRG Farmingdale, New York

In the United States, there are 34,200 experimental lightcraft, 167,100 fixed-wing general aviation aircraft, with a total of 5,000 aircraft in the sky during peak operational times. Where are all these airplanes located when not in the air? In just the commercial fleet alone there was a total of 7,356 aircraft in 2018. It is […]

Republic Jet Center: The Best of The Best FBO Airports

FBO Airports: What Are We? We’re Republic Jet Center, a fixed base operator (FBO) that’s been granted the right by an airport authority to provide private jet facilities and aviation services, such as parking and hangar space and fuel to the General Aviation community. Republic Jet Center is based at Republic Airport on Long Island, […]

7 Facts About Flying on Private Jets

Flying on a private jet is a great way to travel in style. Here are 7 facts that you might not know about private air travel. The United States makes up 49.7% of the world’s market for private jets. If you don’t like going through long security lines, removing your shoes, and cramming into a […]

7 Situations Where You Should Hire a Private Jet

You don’t need to be a rockstar or a CEO to travel in style. Here are 7 situations where you could consider hiring a private jet. Have you had situations in the past where you’ve needed a private jet? Are you wondering if it’s a better option than just booking a seat on a commercial […]

Great Plane Maintenance Tips For Longer Periods Of Grounding

You can overcome the challenges of extended grounding by understanding the issues involved in maintaining carriers that are not in the air.  For various reasons, your craft may spend an extended time on the ground. You may think that because they weren’t in operation that they’re fine.  However, engineers designed planes to fly – not […]

Everything You Need to Know About Flying Safely on Rental Private Jets

Now, more than ever, the prospect of flying private is incredibly appealing. From health risks to overbooked flights and long security lines, there are plenty of reasons to avoid commercial airlines if you can. Contrary to popular belief, you don’t have to own your own jet to fly private. There are many benefits to renting […]

The Top 10 Reasons Why Republic Jet Center KFRG Is Your Best FBO

Major airlines have been getting a lot of flak in the last couple of years, and honestly? It’s for good reason. Flights with major airlines are more expensive and lower quality than they used to be. Paying for luxury seats and a club membership with a commercial airline used to solve the problem, but it’s […]

Private Jet Travel: 9 Unforgettable Destinations to Visit by Private Jet

Do you love to travel? Most people love vacationing but can do without the hassles of airport travel. Private jet travel offers freedom in creating your own schedule, the ability to skip airport layovers, and the comfort of a spacious cabin sans the crowd. Once you own your private jet, you choose where in the […]