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Our Managing Director, Adrian Whitmarsh, has 31 years of experience in the aviation industry, with a high proportion of this time involved in aircraft charter and private jet rental within the music industry. He formed Premier Aviation in 1994 when he realised he could offer his extensive knowledge and personal service philosophy to a wider market. Our existing client base include:-

  • Many personalities and companies from the music and entertainment industries with whom we have long-term relationships (for live concert tours, Record or TV company promotional trips).
  • Senior business executives.
  • Heads of State.
  • Government Delegations.

Our intimate knowledge of individual aircraft and owner/operators ensure that our clients are always offered the best aircraft for their particular charter and rent requirement.

VIP Service

We monitor every flight and co-ordinate all VIP ground handling through private terminals with minimum check-in times - this ensures smooth transfers from aircraft to limousines or onward scheduled flights and vice versa.

Private Jet

Our association with a wide range of service companies ensures that we can provide scheduled flight air travel, limousines and coaches, and freight forwarding services that we combine with cargo air charters.

Our Offices

To fulfil the global aircraft charter and private jet rent requirements of our clients we have partner companies in the U.S. and Australia. Airworks Inc – our U.S. associate is a leading charter broker based in New Jersey. They have the same work ethos as we do, which gives them an unrivalled reputation in the States particularly for their work with the National and International Music Industry. Air Charter Network - in Sydney completes our global links, allowing us to satisfy our respective clients with their executive travel requirements throughout the Americas, Europe and Worldwide.

We have an alliance with Instone International - the UK's first airline and air charter company with operations commencing 1921. They are the world's leading marine travel specialists and Premier Aviation fulfils all their executive jet charter requirements.

We are members of B.B.G.A. (The British Business and General Aviation Association) and B.A.C.A. (The Baltic Air Charter Association).

Let us help you

We have a wealth of experience in private aircraft charter. Let one of our experts help you - we can advise on the most suitable plane for your needs, the best airports to choose for the quickest travel and much more.

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What Customers Say

"Let me take this opportunity to thank you guys for taking care of us, it was a complicated schedule which went off flawlessly."

Tour manager to Lorde

"Premier has always meant 'First Class' to us. We have worked with their Managing Director since 1985, and we're hoping they will keep answering our calls. Adrian and his team are the best."

Bruce Springsteen's

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