Since launching in Dubai in 2007, Empire Aviation Group has developed into a global private aviation business. We offer a comprehensive range of services based on a distinctive asset management approach and personalisation, ensuring aircraft owners and charter clients enjoy all the privacy, safety, comfort, and convenience of private aviation. This year, we celebrate 15 years of excellence in the aviation industry.
A Journey of Becoming A Reputable Aviation Business
Empire Aviation operates one of the Middle East’s largest managed fleets of business jets, with aircraft from all the major manufacturers based globally. The company operates in the key regions for private aviation, covering the USA, Europe, India, Africa, and the Far East, in addition to the Middle East. The Empire Aviation team comprises 130 aviation specialists across the globe, with branch offices in India and San Marino and aircraft sales representatives in the US.
Today, Empire Aviation holds AOCS (Air Operator Certificates) in the UAE, San Marino, an NSOP in India (through affiliate partner – EAMSPL), and private operations approved in the Cayman Islands. The Empire Aviation team provides all the major services associated with private aviation – aircraft management, charter flight operations, as well as aircraft sales and CAMO.
The integration of these comprehensive services and the team’s expertise and experience enables Empire Aviation to provide a high degree of personalised service. We are always looking to innovate and enhance our services and operations through potential opportunities, such as expanding the markets in which we operate.
Most Recent Notable Milestones
Recent notable milestones include completing the first two Gulfstream aircraft sales in India after being appointed by Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation (one of the world’s leading business aircraft manufacturers) as the authorised Independent Sales Representative. Under the agreement, Empire Aviation Group is responsible for promoting and supporting Gulfstream business jet transactions.
Empire Aviation recently added its first Boeing Business Jet (BBJ) under management on behalf of the owner, adding a new dimension to the managed fleet. Empire Aviation already has 20 business jets under its aircraft management program, with more aircraft acquisition and management transactions in progress.
Luxury Partner Programme
Empire Aviation Group’s ‘Luxury Partner’ programme‘ is designed to combine the unique benefits of private jet travel with award-winning luxury travel partners in response to the growing demand from affluent leisure travellers for highly personalised private travel services and associated luxury leisure experiences. The latest Luxury Partner to join the programme is COMO Hotels & Resorts, which features properties in Fiji, Thailand, and the Maldives. Our location, specifically our base in Dubai, is central to our success in delivering a one-stop-shop service to our aircraft owners and charter clients.
15 Years of Continued Service Excellence
Empire Aviation celebrating 15 years of excellence in the aviation industry is a major milestone, and it testifies to the superior standard and quality of our services.
There are many reasons why we have reached the milestone of celebrating 15 years of excellence. These include our professionally trained team of aviation specialists, dedication to offering world-class services to our clients, and efforts to set new benchmarks for VIP in-flight catering.
Dubai and the UAE are at the heart of a significant regional aviation sector, which has also driven regional economic growth. It has an exceptional aviation regulatory environment and world-class aviation infrastructure, with the talent, professional services, and technical support that enable us to deliver services across the Middle East and other fast-developing regions for business aviation from India to Africa and Asia.
Our aircraft owners and charter clients have access to truly world-class facilities that compare very favourably with the best in the world. Looking ahead, we expect the region to continue to grow and for business aviation to flourish, helped by the strong business and tourism opportunities and major global sporting events being hosted.