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December 30, 2012updated Feb 27, 2013

Private Jet Terminals on the French Riviera

By Chris Boyle

Chapman Freeborn

Infinitely accessible, the French Riviera has airports perfectly positioned up and down the coast that are ideal for starting and ending any cruise as well as those wishing to join in halfway.

Helicopters are the preferred choice of transport for the French Riviera, especially to and from Monaco, which lacks its own airport.

Nice International Airport

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AviaPartner Executive

Aviapartner provides executive aviation services throughout Europe, making them a highly favored option for domestic and international handling.

They also provide assistance for every aspect of executive travel, from charter reservation and flight planning to airway slot coordination, catering arrangements and hotel reservations. They can also arrange helicopter transfers to other destinations.

Landmark Aviation

With a worldwide FBO network, both throughout Europe and North America, Landmark Aviation builds on a wide network to provide quick-turnaround services, customs and immigration clearance, in addition to on–the-ground concierge, limousine and helicopter services.

The passenger lobby is ultra-modern and features all the expected amenities for business travelers.

Nicolas Gourjon, General Manager

+33 4 9321 8218

Swiss port

Swissport has been operating in Nice since 2001 and boasts 33 employees, with a further 20 available for the high season, allowing them to operate on 24 hours notice.

In addition to fast turnarounds for executive flights, domestic and international handling and ground transportation, Swissport offers charter reservations.

Laurent Milland, Station contact

+33 4 9321 5872

Aeroport Cannes Mandelieu

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Cannes Airport Handling

Cannes airport is well suited to handling private jets, as its size ensures quick passenger processing, its experience makes it adept for accommodating VIPs, and its location is perfect for a quick transfer to Port de Cannes.

There is a VIP lounge equipped with all amenities for business travelers and a crew lounge. For transfers further afield helicopter transfers can be booked in advanced.

Charter Operators

Flying Group – Cannes

Flying Group draws from international experience, with over 150 professionals and 30 private jets strategically placed around Europe to help you arrange a seamless charter.

Flying Group has a modern fleet of executive jets for either long or short haul journeys and for large or small parties.

Amandige Maocucci

+33 4 9390 4085

Aeroport de Toulon Saint-Tropez

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Signature Flight Support – Hyeres

Signature Flight Support benefits from a worldwide FBO network to arrange exceptional service and manage every step of your journey.

Aeroport de Toulon Saint-Tropez is an approximate one-hour drive from Saint-Tropez itself, but is best suited for anyone boarding or disembarking a yacht in Saint-Tropez.

Guillaume Dufour, Station Manager

+33 4 9438 2000

Chapman Freeborn

Chapman Freeborn

Established in 1973, Chapman Freeborn has been involved in executive charter since its earliest days.

With over 35 years of experience in providing specialised air charter solutions and 32 offices across 5 continents, our global coverage is unparalleled. Enjoy access to a complete range of aircraft – from light, mid and heavy jets to VIP airliners and helicopters. With professional, multilingual charter experts staffing our offices 24 hours a day, every day of the year, we’ll help you find the best possible solution for your air travel requirements.

VIP Charters

Paris +33 1 4817 3546 / Marseille +33 4 4246 7330


Paris, Marseille


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