Media Coverage -RAPPLER -PhilJets & GrabTaxi launched GrabHeli

Media Coverage -RAPPLER -PhilJets & GrabTaxi launched GrabHeli

PhilJets & Grab Taxi launched Grab Heli The chopper service is the newest offer of the ride-hailing app company By Chrisee Dela Pz/Rapple—November 24th 2015 http://www.rappler.com/business/industries/215-tech-biz/113909-grab-taxi-ph-grabheli-grabpay NEW CHOPPER SERVICE. GrabTaxi’s pre-booking chopper service GrabHeli, which is in its beta stage, will be on trial for 3 months. MANILA, Philippines – On-demand ride-hailing app company GrabTaxi on Tuesday, November 24 launched two new services in the Philippines: card payment option GrabPay and chopper service GrabHeli. GrabCar, which became the first ride-sharing app to accept cash transactions for rides, has added credit and debit cards to its payment options. Passengers of GrabCar, GrabCar+, and GrabHeli now have the option to pay with their credit or debit cards through GrabPay. “Now that we’ve established the brand, we want to be able to reach out to the credit card users and make the app accessible to virtually anyone with a smartphone,” Khriztina Lim, country head of Marketing for GrabTaxi Philippines, told reporters on the sidelines of a launch in Pasay City. To register, GrabTaxi passengers need to enter their credit or debit card details in the payment section of the settings, wait for approval, and when they book rides, they will be able to select the newest payment option. EXCLUSIVE PARTNERSHIP. ‘We are very happy to partner with GrabTaxi Philippines,’ PhilJets’ Thierry Tea (right) says. GrabTaxi partners with PhilJets GrabTaxi also formally introduced its exclusive partnership with PhilJets for its pre-booking chopper service GrabHeli. GrabHeli, a pre-booking helicopter service, is the ride-hailing app’s latest innovation, which is in its beta stage and will be tested for 3 months. PhilJets, meanwhile, is providing helicopters and...
Media Coverage – Corporate Jet Investor – PhilJets’ AMO

Media Coverage – Corporate Jet Investor – PhilJets’ AMO

PhilJets gains AMO license By Terry Spruce — July 29, 2015 http://corporatejetinvestor.com/articles/philjets-gains-amo-license-310/ PhilJets has obtained its Aircraft Maintenance Organisation (AMO) licence. The company is now certificated to service commercially or privately operated aircraft in the Philippines. Thierry Tea, managing director of PhilJets Group said: “This new license represents another step forward for PhilJets in its goal to develop a nose-to-tail approach to Aviation services in the Philippines and for all its customers.” In parallel of this certification, PhilJets also renewed this year its AMDC license (Aircraft Material Distributor Certificate). The company wants to further expand its spare partsactivities around Asia & especially in the ASEAN area. PhilJets Group has recently taken delivery of a new Robinson R44 helicopter that will complement its two H130 (formerly EC130T2) and one AS350B2 helicopters. Michiko Soriano, business development manager of PhilJets Groupadded: “This new aircraft provides an excellent reliability, responsive handling, and flexibility, making it, an ideal light helicopter for private, business, and tourism applications.” The company plans to build its own MRO workshop in the...
PHILJETS “ON THE RUNWAY” – ASBAA interview

PHILJETS “ON THE RUNWAY” – ASBAA interview

PHILJETS “ON THE RUNWAY” – ASBAA Interview with Mr. Thierry Tea – Founder & CEO, PhilJets Group Read the complete interview on : http://asbaa.org/philjets-on-the-runway/ Can you briefly introduce your company ?   PhilJets Group is an aviation solution group that comprises of PhilJets Aero Services, PhilJets Aero Charter, Fly N Dine Canteen, and Starline Global Industries. For Business Aviation, PhilJets Aero Services’ scope ranges from distribution of products such as spare parts, consumables, and aviation products, to provision services including representation, maintenance and repair, advisory, and aircrafts sales. PhilJets Aero Charter is active in aircraft management, ground handling, time share, fractional ownership, charter services and helicopter tours. We started from ground zero merely two years ago, and now PhilJets has grown its helicopter business to a USD 10 million solid practice, and had successfully taken part in 15 aircraft sales transactions. What’s the latest from your company? PhilJets Aero Services most recently received its AMO License, paving the way for the development of our MRO capabilities. We are developing our work in the Philippines, whereby we are bringing two small planes, (the Beechcraft Bonanza) for use by clients in the Provinces. For Manila-based clients, we’re working towards bringing in the bigger models such as the Bombardier LearJet 75 and Global 6000, to the market. We have recently confirmed an order for one brand new H130 (ex EC130T2), to add to our current helicopter fleet, now comprising of three Airbus Helicopters, including two H130, one AS350B2, and one Robinson R44. In terms of next steps, we will first focus mainly on talent development as this is fundamental to the future development and growth...
Media Coverage-Vertical Mag – 1-stop shop approach to Aviation Services

Media Coverage-Vertical Mag – 1-stop shop approach to Aviation Services

2015, July 27th By Vertical Mag PhilJets moves one step closer to its one-stop shop approach to aviation services PhilJets Group Press Release In early July 2015, PhilJets successfully obtained its Aircraft Maintenance Organization (AMO) license which allows the company to service aircraft directly in-house, and provide the complete range of services an aviation firm can offer.
It’s the first year PhilJets has obtained the AMO certificate. This official license is issued and certified by the Civil Aviation Authorities of the Philippines, and it authorizes the company to engage and perform maintenance work and modification on commercially or privately operated aircrafts. Thierry Tea, managing director of PhilJets Group explains “this new license represents another step forward for PhilJets in its goal to develop a nose-to-tail approach to aviation services in the Philippines and for all its customers.”   In parallel of this certification, PhilJets also renewed this year its Aircraft Material Distributor Certificate (AMDC) license. The company wants to further expand its spare parts activities around Asia and especially in the ASEAN area, by importing aircraft spare parts and consumables, and thus service the Asian market needs for replacement components, both for commercial aviation and business aviation clients. Moreover, by strengthening aircraft management services as its core business, PhilJets Group takes part in all stages of the business aviation cycle, throughout the life of an aircraft: from consulting, sales and importation, to operations, maintenance, spare parts procurement and servicing. The company can now provide expert aircraft maintenance and repairs, efficient services, spare parts sales for aircrafts to its customers and other aviation industry actors.   It illustrates the wish for...
Media Coverage- Manila Standard – PhilJets AMO

Media Coverage- Manila Standard – PhilJets AMO

PhilJets obtains its first AMO license MEDIA COVERAGE, Manila Standard By MST Business | Jul. 30, 2015 at 11:20pm   PhilJets successfully obtained an aircraft maintenance organization license in early July, allowing the company to service aircraft directly in-house and provide a complete range of services an aviation firm can offer. It’s the first year that PhilJets obtained the AMO certificate. The official license, issued and certified by the Civil Aviation Authorities of the Philippines, authorizes the company to engage and perform maintenance work and modification on commercially or privately operated aircrafts. “This new license represents another step forward for PhilJets in its goal to develop a nose-to-tail approach to Aviation services in the Philippines and for all its customers,” said PhilJets managing director Thierry Tea. In parallel of this certification, PhilJets also renewed this year its aircraft material distributor certificate. The company wants to further expand its spare parts activities around Asia and especially in the Asean region, by importing aircraft spare parts and consumables, and thus service the Asian market needs for replacement components, both for commercial aviation and business aviation clients. PhilJets said by strengthening aircraft management services as its core business, it takes part in all stages of the business aviation cycle, throughout the life of an aircraft from consulting, sales and importation, to operations, maintenance, spare parts procurement and servicing. The company can now provide expert aircraft maintenance and repairs, efficient services, spare parts sales for aircrafts to its customers and other aviation industry’ actors.The company said it illustrates the wish for PhilJets to better understand, help and accompany its customers, both current partners and...
Press Release : PhilJets unveils new products in the aviation industry

Press Release : PhilJets unveils new products in the aviation industry

PhilJets Group (Aviation & Aerospace Industry) MANILA, Philippines – March 27th, 2015   PhilJets Feel Different Campaign: PhilJets unveils new products in the aviation industry The Tours PhilJets is the first company in the country to develop tourism and scenic flights around Luzon and the Philippines using helicopters. Following its wish to demonstrate the Philippines is blessed with gorgeous landscapes, and amazing sightseeing to discover, PhilJets was from the very start dedicated to promote the country itself, and strived to show the rest of the world the natural wonders of the archipelago, by making tourists experience it from above and contribute to develop the Tourism industry. As each individual at PhilJets often like to say, “with PhilJets, the Sky is Yours.” Taal Volcano, Mount Pinatubo, Corregidor, the Rice Terraces of Banaue and the Cordillera region, part of UNESCO world heritage site, are some of the destinations the company proposes to foreign and local tourists alike. Those tours put the emphasis on the experience, as it is “how we want people to remember the country: give them something unforgettable; give them a feeling of uniqueness and pure beauty… In other words, make people Feel Different.”, says its Sales & Customer Service Manager, Cheng Fulgencio. PhilJets’ team members love the Philippines as much as they love its people. The team is built from a blend of foreign and Filipino talents, focused on customer satisfaction and high international standard. Those new products are an opportunity to celebrate the country itself, since a large number of the services of the company would not be possible without such a fantastic setting, and such fantastic...