Flight Options and Sentient Jet Reach Agreement for Sentient to be Authorized Retailer of Flight Options JetPASS Jet Card

Sentient Jet to Market JetPASS® Along with Sentient Jet’s 25-Hour Card Creating Powerful and Complementary Offering for Customers

Braintree, MA - December 5, 2012 - Flight Options®, the second-largest company in the private jet travel industry and Sentient Jet announced today an agreement under which Sentient Jet will be a retailer of Flight Option’s JetPASS® 25-Hour Jet Card.

Through the agreement, Sentient Jet’s industry leading sales and marketing team will be able to market the jet specific JetPASS® Jet Card along with the complementary open fleet Sentient Jet 25-Hour Card, offering clients two of the most successful jets cards in the industry today.

The JetPASS® program offers clients a 25-hour aircraft specific jet card with access to Flight Options’ world-class fleet. Clients may call with as little as 10-hours advance notice to book flights through dedicated customer service representatives. The Sentient Jet 25-Hour Card offers 25 hours of flight time with the option to choose from two jet size categories as well as from two age classes with guaranteed availability in as little as 10 hours. Both cards mean no long-term commitment, no share purchase and no middleman or broker to drive up the customer’s costs.

“This is an exciting collaboration for us as it opens an innovative and substantial sales channel for our Clients,” said Andrew Collins, President of Sentient Jet. “Sentient Jet is continuing to meet the demands of the sophisticated private jet traveler by adding another option to our solution set. In selling both cards together, we can now offer our clients a great open fleet solution as well as a jet-specific option. In addition, selling JetPASS® also allows us to provide robust solutions for our clients super-mid and large cabin needs including the Citation X and the Legacy. We look forward to helping further the popularity of these aircraft.”

About Sentient Jet

Founded in 1999, Sentient Jet is one the leading private aviation companies in the country. Sentient Jet’s Card Program offers industry-leading value for private jet travel and protection from the risk of depreciating assets associated with fractional jet ownership. Sentient Jet has established a strong reputation for outstanding service and a commitment to leading safety programs, guided by the industry’s first and only Independent Safety Advisory Board. Sentient’s extensive network of certified operators ensures that clients will always have access to executive aircraft that meet Sentient Jet’s rigorous standards for safety and quality. For on-demand, individual itineraries, the Company also offers the Sentient Jet Charter program as well as the online private jet charter marketplace, www.privatejets.com. Sentient is owned by Directional Aviation Capital, a private investment firm whose sole focus is private business aviation. Visit sentient.com for more information.

About Flight Options

Headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, Flight Options, LLC is the second-largest private aviation company in the United States, providing more than 1,300 owners and clients with a full suite of fractional ownership, membership and 25-hour jet card programs. The company's fleet consists of more than 100 aircraft, including the Hawker 400XP, Nextant 400XT, Embraer Phenom 300®, Hawker 800XP, Citation X and Embraer Legacy 600®, flying clients to most of North America, the Caribbean or Europe with as little as ten hours notice. With five FAA Diamond Award-winning maintenance centers in Las Vegas, Teterboro, West Palm Beach, Sacramento and Cleveland, Flight Options was the first fractional jet operator to receive the ARG/US Platinum Safety Rating and is the only provider to have received the rating six consecutive times. More information is available at www.flightoptions.com or by calling 877.703.2348. Like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter or download the Flight Options iPhone application.

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