airX, a Malta based private air charter company, will be adding a Legacy 600 aircraft to its fleet, bringing the number of aircraft under its management to eight. The new aircraft will be the company’s fifth to be registered in Malta.
Addressing a news conference held within the airport’s perimeter as part of the final preparations for the airX Malta International Airshow 2014, company chairman John B. Matthews also announced that French football team Paris St Germain will be flying on board the airx Boeing Business Jets for their ‘away’ league matches in France.
Last month, the company announced a similar agreement with the English Premier League team Southampton Football Club and has recently carried another French football team - St Etienne – for league matches.
For the second year running, airX is providing financial support to the Malta Aviation Society to organise the airX Malta International Airshow.
Mr Matthews said that airX continued to be the air charter operator of choice for more A-list celebrities and VIP’s. The company recently flown Angelina Jolie to Malta, Beyonce and her family, as well as the cast of the blockbuster movie “The Expandables 3”, including Sylvester Stallone.
“airX is actively pursuing other areas of growth and more aircraft are expected to join our fleet in the coming months. This is good news for Malta and good news for airX. To ensure that airX is well equipped for the current and projected growth, we have put in place a strong executive team made up of 4 chief officers, including a Maltese chief financial officer whom we helped to relocate from the UK to Malta,” Mr Matthews said.
airX is a private air charter company, providing luxury charter flights on private jets across Europe.
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