White Plains, NY – Linear Air, a provider of point-to-point air taxi service, announced today the launch of its Eclipse E500 flight service in the greater New York City area. The expansion of its fleet in the New York region reaffirms the company’s commitment to offering business and leisure travelers unprecedented access and affordability to private jet travel.Linear Air’s Eclipse E500 is part of a new class of very light jets (VLJ) poised to redefine air travel. Using less fuel than other light jets, the eco-friendly and efficient, twin engine Eclipse E500 offers jet aircraft performance at an unprecedented lower overall cost. That savings is directly passed on to the Linear Air customer.“Linear Air’s goals are to provide customers with a high-quality travel experience that is hassle-free, time efficient and cost effective,” said William Herp, president and CEO of Linear Air. “With convenient and personalized service, Linear Air is pleased to offer business and leisure travelers in the greater New York City area a bold new option for air travel.”In addition to cost-savings, other considerations that make air travel with Linear Air appealing include: • Linear Air serves 10 times more airports than the traditional commercial airlines serve. By utilizing regional airports, Linear Air can accommodate clients’ air travel needs from locations that are closer to their homes and offices. This saves travelers the time, headache, and expense of commercial airports. • The flexibility of Linear Air’s air taxi service allows business travelers to land in destinations not served by commercial airlines, creating opportunities to reach remote or multiple destinations in single day trips. Air travel is easily complemented by accessible ground transportation options. • Business travelers benefit from the ability to turn travel time into productive work time by flying in well-appointed comfortable cabins conducive to conducting meetings. • Leisure travelers are able to more easily make weekend trips from New York to Nantucket by avoiding the long security lines and other hassles associated with commercial air travel.Linear Air’s aircraft is based at the White Plains/Westchester County Airport in New York, but will be servicing major and regional airports throughout the tri-state region as well as the Northeast and mid-Atlantic.About Linear Air Linear Air provides point-to-point air taxi service with unprecedented access and affordability. Based in Concord, Mass., the Linear Air fleet includes four three-passenger Eclipse E500 business jets and five, eight-passenger Cessna Grand Caravan turboprops. Linear Air offers business and leisure travelers access to more than 750 cities in the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic and eastern Canada from its bases in Boston and New York. Linear Air is a FAA-certified part 135 charter operator that maintains a Gold safety rating from ARG/US, the leading independent safety auditor in the aviation industry. For more information, please visit www.linearair.com or call 1-877-2-LINEAR.
ACLU: 911 Toddlers and Babies Separated from Parents BUDDING Cebuano golf star Lloyd Jefferson Go put his composure on display as he recovered from a disastrous start to remain a stroke away from the lead after the first round of action in the 2014 Philippine Amateur Open Golf Championship yesterday at the windy Wack-Wack Golf and Country Club in Mandaluyong City.The 18-year old stalwart, who helped the Cebu Country Club to their second straight title in the PAL Interclub Championships last year, battling a sickness just before the competition, showed signs of it as he got off to a cold start as with two bogeys on the first four holes.ADVERTISEMENT Kids Festival Shooter in California Took Gun Illegally LATEST STORIES Show me the money: Price-tagging Enrique Gil’s photos Locsin wants to drop ‘visas upon arrival’ privilege PCSO to focus on improving transparency of gaming activities PLAY LIST 03:26PCSO to focus on improving transparency of gaming activities01:39Sotto open to discuss, listen to pros and cons of divorce bill06:02Senate to probe Tolentino’s ‘novel legal theories’ on oral agreements01:50Palace open to make Dengvaxia usable again as dengue cases spike01:49House seeks probe on ‘massive corruption’ in PCSO01:37PCSO estimates P250M in Lotto revenue loss due to suspension NAFTA: Democrats Leveraging the Trump Administration View comments However, he managed to right the ship real quick by saving par on the fifth hole before reeling off birdies on the sixth, 10th and 13th holes to finish the round with a 70.“I haven’t been really playing much in the United States. I practiced several times when I got back home but I got sick over the holidays. I wasn’t feeling very well the other day but I’m glad I played well. I don’t really have expectations for this tournament. I’ll just try to take this competition one hole at a time and we’ll see how it goes,” said Go in an interview yesterday evening.FEATURED STORIESNEWSINFOSenate to probe Tolentino’s ‘novel legal theories’ on oral agreementsNEWSINFOLocsin wants to drop ‘visas upon arrival’ privilegeNEWSINFOPasig to sue 6 enforcers for extortionTopping the first round was Jobim Carlos, who finished with a bogey-free one-under 71. It was a rough round for the packed field with the already tough greens being paired with the windy playing conditions.In spite of those, Carlos played gutsy golf to end with a scorecard of 35-36. In third place were the trio of John Abdon and Singaporeans Johnson Poh and the defending champion Jerome Ng. The 58-player field will be trimmed to 50 and ties after 54 holes. The top 30 after 54 holes will advance to the final round.MORE STORIESnewsinfoWHAT WENT BEFORE: Dengvaxia is world’s first dengue vaccinenewsinfoBaybayin revival makes native PH history hipnewsinfoMartial law in Negros? Military taking cue from local execsMORE STORIESnewsinfoWHAT WENT BEFORE: Dengvaxia is world’s first dengue vaccinenewsinfoBaybayin revival makes native PH history hipnewsinfoMartial law in Negros? Military taking cue from local execsAnother Cebuano who remains in the hunt was Japanese Gen Nagai, another ace of CCC who won the NGAP Visayas Regional Amateur Championships. He finished with an 80. /Correspondent Jonas PanerioRead Next PBA: Rain or Shine overcomes San Miguel, McCullough’s 51 to avert sweep Senate to probe Tolentino’s ‘novel legal theories’ on oral agreements MOST READ Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Capital One Data Breach