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Sentient Jet Named Official Private Jet Partner Of The 17th Annual Hero World Challenge

Sentient Jet to donate $20,000 Flight Card to Benefit Tavistock Foundation, Tiger Woods Foundation

NEW PROVIDENCE, BAHAMAS – December 3, 2015 – Sentient Jet, a Directional Aviation company, is pleased to announce that it is the Official Private Jet Partner of the 17th-annual Hero World Challenge, taking place Dec. 3-6, 2015 at Albany on the island of New Providence in the Bahamas. Hosted by five-time champion Tiger Woods and co-sponsored by the PGA TOUR, the four-round, 72-hole stroke-play event features a $3.5 million purse and top players including defending champion Jordan Spieth competing for a $1 million winner’s share. Following a very successful partnership surrounding the 2014 Hero World Challenge, Sentient Jet returns as a sponsor of the premier golf event with on-site activations that include hosting the “Sentient Jet Lounge” and acting as Presenting Sponsor of the Celebrity-Am Pairings Luncheon.

“We are thrilled to continue our partnership with the Hero World Challenge,” said Andrew Collins, president and CEO of Sentient Jet. “Between the event’s charitable commitments and the thrilling competition amongst the sport’s most captivating players, Sentient Jet and our Cardholders are honored to be part of this unforgettable weekend. The Bahamas is a particularly exciting destination for this year’s event, as it’s our leading Caribbean destination and a fast-growing market for Cardholders.”

Sentient Jet will donate a $20,000 Flight Card to the Hero World Challenge Gala to benefit the college-access programs of the Tiger Woods Foundation, which provides mentoring, professional development, and internship opportunities for low-income students, and the Tavistock Foundation, which funds education and medical research programs in key communities.

In addition to the donation, Sentient hosts the “Sentient Jet Lounge” during the tournament, open to all VIP Sponsor guests. The lounge offers guests an area to relax and enjoy a glass of champagne, tournament cocktail or their choice beverage. Sentient Jet is also the Presenting Sponsor of the Celebrity-Am Pairings Luncheon attended by celebrity guests and pro-am participants on December 2.

Sentient Jet offers its 25-Hour Jet Card in four jet size options, allowing clients to purchase flight time on Light, Mid, Super-Mid and Heavy aircraft as well as in two age classes (Preferred and Select), starting at just $124,825. Sentient Jet Cardholders receive a rare combination of industry leading service at a tremendous value, complete with a one-year lock on both hourly rates and fuel surcharges, with the added bonus of 15% discounts on hourly pricing for qualifying travel.

About Sentient Jet

Founded in 1999 and now an integral part of Directional Aviation, Sentient Jet is one of the leading private aviation companies in the country. The Sentient Jet Card Program offers clients the flexibility and convenience of flying private for their personal and business air travel needs with industry-leading value. Sentient Jet is known for outstanding service and a commitment to safety programs, including the industry’s first and only Independent Safety Advisory Board. Sentient Jet’s extensive network of certified operators ensures that clients will always have access to executive aircraft that meet their rigorous standards for safety and quality. Visit for more information. You can also follow Sentient Jet on social media platforms including Twitter and Facebook.

About Tiger Woods Foundation

Where you come from shouldn't mean failure. At the Tiger Woods Foundation, it doesn't. Our programs break the cycle of poverty with college-access opportunities for low-income students. At Tiger Woods Learning Center campuses across the country, scholars in grades 5-12 are immersed in an interactive STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) curriculum. Here, they make the connection between school and career, while planning a road map to college. Tailored to the needs of the first-generation scholar, the Earl Woods Scholarship Program provides college scholarships coupled with an unyielding support system. But we don't stop there. Through dedicated mentors, professional development workshops and internships, our one-to-one philosophy ensures the success of our students in college and beyond. See how our scholars are smashing the cycle of poverty at and @TWFoundation.

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