COVID-19 Resource Hub

Since the outbreak of COVID-19, we are following developments closely. On this page you will find the latest information and resources on the current state of the pandemic and its effect on the global air charter community.

Member stories

04 Jul 2022

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Ronny Dominguez – How Paynode is the perfect payment partner for this fast growing brokerage.

With his finance background, Ronny Dominguez – CEO and founder of Moonlight Jet – knows all about what makes a great payment solution. Here, he explains how there’s nothing else quite like Paynode on the market, how he thinks the product can benefits businesses of all sizes, and what life was like before becoming a Paynode user.

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21 Apr 2022

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JetClub – How Paynode offers the human touch that means so much.

Salvatore Bentivegna, Finance Manager and Controller at JetClub Group, lets us know how Paynode has simplified their payments. He shared with us his thoughts on what Paynode can offer that traditional banks can’t, and why personal relationships – like those he enjoys with the Paynode team – are so special to him.

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29 Jun 2021

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Paul Malicki - How Paynode is helping one digital broker navigate the currency minefield

Paul Malicki is the CEO of Flapper. Being based in Latin America, and with customers all over the world, he’s no stranger to the challenge of dealing with payments in multiple currencies. Here, he explains how Paynode makes the complex simple, and how it has helped raise Flapper’s profile with customers, even on the other side of the planet.

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20 Apr 2021

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Wingman Aircharter – How Paynode has been a game-changer for one broker business

As CEO and Founder of Wingman Aircharter, Thomas Dessau is a long time Paynode user and valued customer. He shares with us the ways that Paynode makes life easier for his business, his role in making the product even better, and how being a Paynode user helps build confidence amongst operators.

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Latest demand updates

02 Nov 2021

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How Avinode can help during supply & demand challenges

The surge in supply and demand challenges across various industries has been a global issue since the pandemic began and the business aviation industry has been one of the many affected. Avinode Group has seen a 125% increase in charter demands on the platform compared to before the pandemic.

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27 Jul 2021

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High demand and low supply = higher rates

Private charter is booming in Western markets as vaccine coverage increases and restrictions reduce. In this article I will delve into global pricing and demand patterns for the rest of the summer and early autumn, with particular focus on the USA and Europe.

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29 Jun 2021

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The US state of play

It’s fair to say that the aviation industry has been turned on its head over the past 18 months. As we start to see signs of recovery, we wanted to understand how things are in the sector. To do this, we caught up with our US colleagues on the ground and asked them to share their thoughts and experiences of how the market is responding, and what that means for their customers. Here’s how they see the current state of play.

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27 May 2021

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The demand trends of summer

With rapid vaccine rollouts and loosening restrictions in some of private aviation’s core markets, charter demand is returning as we head into summer. Elsewhere, lockdowns remain in place and leisure demand is some way off. In this article, I will look at global demand and pricing patterns, with particular focus on the USA and Europe.

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Useful links and resources

Useful links and shortcuts to websites that help you navigate the situation.

New: Schedaero FAQ – Handling the COVID-19 situation

We know that many operators are now struggling to cope with a very difficult situation. On our Academy page you can learn more about what actions you can take in order to be better prepared.

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To help our members better cope with this unusual situation we have defined these FAQ articles.

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Actions taken by Avinode Group

In the tracks of COVID-19, we are trying our best to support you in coping with a very unusual situation. 

Follow the link to see what actions Avinode Group is taking to support its members during the COVID-19 outbreak.

For charter operators

Many operator members are now struggling to handle a large amount of incoming requests for charter. 

In this article you can find questions and answers on what you can do to improve the quality of incoming requests.

For charter brokers

Right now there is an enormous amount of requests for charter going through Avinode. 

Navigate to Avinode Academy to find questions and answers regarding what you as a broker can do to get better quality responses.

Event updates

As the coronavirus outbreak continues its global spread, many of the events we are attending have been cancelled or postponed. You can find more information on what events are affected on our event page.

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