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Back to the Land

Patrick Sisson

June 15, 2021

The pristine nature that often attracts us to our favorite vacation spots also beckons us to be more responsible when we visit.

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Possibilities: Mark Massara

Patrick Sisson

July 15, 2021

“One of the curses of my job is the sheer size of the California coastal zone; 840 miles long, comprising a million and a half acres, so I’m literally in a different city every day. I spent two decades...

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Sustainability Notebook

Patrick Sisson

May 17, 2021

From a car-to-cycle trade-in scheme to solar-powered pavement, news from the frontiers of climate action

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New Summer Weekend Getaway Destinations

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These are the kinds of destinations where you don’t stay, you arrive

Daniel Zadzig

January 9, 2021

For many journeys, lodging is a means to an end, a way station or endpoint on a map both marked by spontaneity and unencumbered by orthodoxy. For other trips, where you stay is why you left home, to connect...

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Surf Air Has Acquired Blackbird

Sudhin Shahani

February 13, 2020

It’s the start of an exciting new era at Surf Air. We’re proud to announce that Surf Air has acquired BlackBird, the fastest-growing aviation marketplace in California that has completely disrupted how consumers book, buy, and share charter flights.

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Meet Surf Air: Our Ground Team

Surf Air

September 5, 2019

We’re so appreciative of our team that works so well in making the Surf Air the time-saving, hassle-free and exceptional experience that it is today. Come back every Thursday for a new Ground Team Member feature!

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Take a Personal Day. You Deserve It.

Megan Martin

August 09, 2019

Modern technology has, for better and worse, blurred the lines between on and off time. We can now easily work from anywhere (better), but we’re also accessible 24/7 (worse). We need permission to unplug.

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Possibilities Series: The Canine Chapter

Surf Air

July 26, 2019

Happy National Dog Day from a few of our Surf Air Pup Members, to you!

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Meet the Surf Air Pilatus

Surf Air

May 14, 2018

Our mission of creating a seamless air travel solution relies heavily on the planes we fly. We had to get the best of the best, aiming for safety, world-renowned engineering, and of course, efficiency. The Swiss-engineered Pilatus PC-12 NG...

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How Hospitality Went Missing in Air Travel, and How We Brought it Back

Liam Fayed (Chief Brand and Product Officer)

May 9, 2018

Today, more people rely on air travel than ever. According to the FAA, about 2.9 million people fly every single day in the U.S. alone. It’s a unique time in aviation, to say the least. In line with this...

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The 2-Hour Plan

Surf Air

March 08, 2018

With no security lines or commercial airports to maneuver, Surf Air will save an estimated 2 hours of travel time with every flight. Since our private airports are both hassle free AND conveniently located, why not take advantage of...

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Possibilities Series: Lynn Koegel

Megan Martin

February 15, 2018

For Lynn Koegel, Santa Barbara is home. She grew up there, raised her kids there, and spent 30 years establishing the Koegel Autism Center with her husband, Robert Koegel (also a Surf Air member), at the University of California...

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Commercial vs. Surf Air

Megan Martin

October 10, 2017

I Flew Commercial and Then I Flew Surf Air. Here’s what happened.

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7 Transformative California Airbnbs for Your Next Escape

Megan Martin

September 25, 2017

With our new Escapes Membership, there’s really no reason to stay put for the weekend. And even if Surf Air’s quick and easy flights to places like Palm Springs, Santa Barbara, and Napa weren’t enough, consider all the places...

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California’s 3 Best Summer Escapes

Megan Martin

July 7, 2017

Stretching 840 glorious miles along the Pacific, California is a goldmine of breathtaking views and vacation hot spots. If you’ve yet to dive into the cobalt blue waters of Lake Tahoe or watch the sun set over Napa’s lush...

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Charles Kuehmann: Space-age engineer

Surf Air

March 06, 2017

A former product design leader at Apple, Surf Air Member Charles Kuehmann is now the VP of Materials Engineering at both Tesla Motors and SpaceX. He splits his time between the two companies working on the future of electric...

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Skye Westcott, HD Buttercup’s design mastermind

Jade Moyano

August 19, 2016

Skye Westcott from HD Buttercup may be new to California, but she already seems to have a handle on how to get around and where to go for some much needed rest and relaxation. When she’s not flying Surf...

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Elijah Allan-Blitz, Californian VR pioneer

Surf Air

June 02, 2016

Having pursued teaching, acting, and touring the globe, this Santa Barbara native and Surf Air Member has become a prolific and innovative filmmaker in the emerging medium of VR. Here’s a brief take on his work and travels from...

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