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Aerohub and Rolls-Royce fractional ownership

The Autohub Group of Companies, distributor of Mini, Rolls-Royce and Lotus, is taking you one step closer to beating Manila traffic forever through the newly launched Aerohub Aviation Services and its Fractional Ownership Program. The program was launched last December, at BGC.

Simply put, the program allows three to five individuals to share ownership of a Robinson R44 Raven Helicopter, for just a P8,800,000 share price. The same goes for Rolls-Royce vehicles. Each share consists of 20 percent ownership of one brand new Robinson Raven helicopter, together with all costs associated with the importation, registration, Philippine aircraft VAT, first year annual association fees, insurance, and registration, as well as four years of aircraft maintenance, hangar use, and basic crew management through a partnership with Lionair, Inc.

From left: Jessie Tan, Director, Aerohub; Benita Tee Ten, Chairwoman, Aerohub; Willy Tee Ten, President, Aerohub; David Cook, Managing Director, Aerohub; Archie Po, Owner, LionAir, Inc.; Miguelito Jose, GM of Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Manila.

From left: Jessie Tan, Director, Aerohub; Benita Tee Ten, Chairwoman, Aerohub; Willy Tee Ten, President, Aerohub; David Cook, Managing Director, Aerohub; Archie Po, Owner, LionAir, Inc.; Miguelito Jose, GM of Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Manila.

Each fractional owner is entitled to six flight reservations a month, with estimated operating costs of P15,000 per hour of aircraft use, which includes fuel, an overhaul reserve fee, the pilot’s fee, and flight management fees. If the helicopter is used overnight, it will be counted as two flight reservations, though each fractional owner is entitled to reserve the helicopter for one full weekend on a first-come, first-serve basis via an online booking platform. If there are scheduling conflicts between owners, the Aerohub Group will provide a substitute aircraft, if one is available.b

The Robinson R44 Series helicopters are offered in a variety of configurations, including the Clipper; outfitted with fixed or pop-out floats, the Police Helicopter; which is fully equipped for airborne law enforcement and the News Copter, specifically designed for high quality live television broadcasting. Their reliability, responsive handling and excellent altitude performance makes them ideal for private, business and utility applications.

Aerohub also provides route licensing and operation services, encompassing crew retention and training, ground handling, flight planning dispatch, MRO and line services. They also offer transportation management services for resorts, corporate logistics and cargo.

In addition, fractional owners are also entitled to special access to the Rolls-Royce fractional ownership program at discounted rates. Likewise, current fractional owners in the Rolls-Royce fractional share program will be granted a discount to the Robinson helicopter fraction share, which is reduced to P8,500,000.c

Aerohub currently serves regional routes in Batanes, Northern Philippines and Manila, and holds a Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines Aircraft Operators Certificate (AOC), the equivalent of a US FAA Part 135 license which ensures that each flight is legally insured, and all individuals in the aircraft are covered.

Interested parties may visit Aerohub’s website at www.aerohubgroup.com for more information.