The online private jet marketplace Stratajet, has received The Sapphire Pegasus Awards in the “Broker – Aircraft Broker/ Charter Broker and Other” category. The Sapphire Pegasus Awards are a unique series of International Business Aviation Awards, they are given for the outstanding performance by companies or individuals in the business aviation sector. The Finalists are nominated by companies, individuals or by themselves. The entries are selected and judged by an Advisory Board, which represents business aviation professionals from different sectors of the industry.
The winners of the 2017 Sapphire Pegasus Awards were hounoured at a spectacular Gala Dinner Event held at the Boscolo Luxury Hotel in Prague on 28th April. Some 28,633 votes were submitted for the 78 nominations across 12 categories. Among other nominees in the ‘Broker’ category were Fly Victor and Jet Smarter. This first stage constituted 40% of the overall result, before the Advisory Board, a panel of eight industry experts voted. The Board verdict comprised the other 60% of the total vote.
Stratajet was founded by former RAF pilot and military officer Jonny Nicol and launched in April 2016 after five years of research and development.
The increased interest in the Sapphire Pegasus Award shows that the recognition of outstanding performances is widely appreciated and recognized by the international business aviation community. Based on this year’s experiences, we will enhance the program and extend its reach beyond Europe. – Antonia Lukacinova, founder of the Sapphire Pegasus Awards