VistaJet sponsors the exhibition and tour of The Collection of Peggy and David Rockefeller, the most significant auction entirely dedicated to raising funds for philanthropic causes. The sale, conducted by Christie’s, will include a highlights exhibition tour in Hong Kong, London, Los Angeles and New York.
VistaJet today announces that it has signed a ground breaking transaction with investment funds affiliated with Rhône Capital, which have invested $150 million of cash into the business. Together with secondary acquisitions, Rhône will have a $200 million stake in VistaJet, in a transaction valuing VistaJet’s equity on a post-money basis in excess of $2.5 billion. The investment is another key milestone in VistaJet’s growth story and a major vote of confidence in the Company’s strategy and business model.
VistaJet invites customers to fly in parallel with an astronomical anomaly. VistaJet, the first and only global aviation company, will be offering customers the opportunity to experience and chase the American Solar Eclipse, appearing for the first time in 99 years on August 21, 2017.
VistaJet continues to build on its China growth and demonstrates a commitment to the region by expanding its team and launching a Chinese language website. This follows a surge of interest from the April launch of a bespoke WeChat booking platform.
VistaJet voted Business Jet Operator Star Performer by High Net Worth individuals from China. Being the second time VistaJet has won the award, the company was also given the Best Charter Operator Award by Asian Business Aviation Association in November 2016.