Company to provide luxury jets to travelers
The first Challenger 605 luxury business jet landed at Shenzhen International Airport. the jet is made by Bombardier Aerospace in Canada and flown to to Shenzhen. the plane was bought by Donghai Jet Co. and plans to buy five more private planes before October next year.
According to a study, China is expecting to have 600 business jets by the year 2019. Since Shenzhen is being promoted as a headquarter economy and a modern service industry the market for business jets will grow and be in demand. Today there are about only 60 business jets being flown from China and Shenzhen.
Renting a normal commercial jet will costs 40,000 to 60,000 yuan an hour, while flying in a business jet on a six hour return trip from Shenzhen to Biejing will cost 240,000 to 360,000 yuan. Many high level people, company owners, celebrities are interested in using business jets for travel since it provides privacy and works around their schedule. Individuals or Companies that owns private jets can be maintained by Donghai Jet Co. since the company is building a air base at the Shenzhen International Airport which can be used as an aircraft maintenance center, training center and freight center.