Luxaviation United Kingdom

Luxaviation UK is an award-winning trusted provider of aviation services for business leaders, celebrities, government departments and private individuals.

With a diverse fleet of business jets, Luxaviation UK is one of Europe’s largest executive aircraft charter operators. Previously named Best General Aviation Operator in the Baltic Air Charter Association’s Excellence Awards six times and won Gold Awards in the Executive Aircraft category from Buying Business Travel magazine.

Contact Information

Stapleford Airport

Stapleford Tawney
Essex
RM4 1SJ

T: +44 1708 688 420
E: quotes.uk@luxaviation.com

Impressions from Luxaviation United Kingdom

The History of Luxaviation United Kingdom

Founded in 1996 with a single piston engine aircraft, London Executive Aviation has rapidly grown to become one of Europe’s largest executive air charter operators. Its diverse fleet of predominantly jet aircraft includes many of the most desirable and efficient airplanes in service today, ideally suited to the requirements of business or leisure. LEA has long been at the forefront of UK business aviation. LEA were the first executive air charter firm to obtain European Joint Aviation Authority certification and also the first operator in Europe to introduce the entry-level Citation Mustang into charter service. LEA is now trading as Luxaviation United Kingdom.
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1996

LEA founded

Founded by Patrick Margetson-Rushmore, George Galanopoulos and Amanda Galanopoulos with a single piston engine aircraft based at Stapleford Airport, United Kingdom

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1996

First executive air charter firm to obtain European Joint Aviation Authority Air Operators Certificate

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2001

LEA 1st UK operator of the Citation Excel

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2005

First Legacy 600 joins the LEA fleet. Today the fleet stands at 8 Legacy 600/650s, the largest non-fractional operator in the world.

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2006

First time LEA wins Best General Aviation Operator at the Baltic Air Charter Associations Excellence Awards. (LEA continued to win this award in subsequent years: 2007, 2012, 2013, 2014 & 2015)

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2007

First Operator in Europe to introduce the entry-level Citation Mustang into charter service

2014

LEA joins Luxaviation Group

Luxaviation acquires majority share of London Executive Aviation

2016

London Executive Aviation becomes Luxaviation United Kingdom

The fleet of Luxaviation United Kingdom

Compare Aircraft by:

6 Ultra Long Range Jet

Ultra Long Range Jet
16
195 cft
7000 mi

1 Falcon 7X

13
139 cft
5700 mi
G-CRNS

G-CRNSFalcon 7X

2 Global 5000

12
194 cft
5200 mi
G-OMTX

G-OMTXGlobal 5000

OY-VIZ

OY-VIZGlobal 5000

1 Global 6000

14
195 cft
5900 mi
G-FOMO

G-FOMOGlobal 6000

1 Global Express

12
195 cft
6000 mi
OY-MSI

OY-MSIGlobal Express

1 Global Express XRS

14
195 cft
6000 mi
G-GLOB

G-GLOBGlobal Express XRS

7 Large Jet

Large Jet
14
286 cft
4500 mi

1 Challenger 604

11
115 cft
4027 mi
G-MOCL

G-MOCLChallenger 604

1 Challenger 605

10
113 cft
3700 mi
OY-VAY

OY-VAYChallenger 605

2 Embraer Legacy 600

12
131 cft
3272 mi
G-LEGC

G-LEGCEmbraer Legacy 600

G-THFC

G-THFCEmbraer Legacy 600

1 Embraer Legacy 650

13
286 cft
3800 mi
LX-TRO

LX-TROEmbraer Legacy 650

2 Falcon 2000

10
131 cft
4000 mi
G-SMSM

G-SMSMFalcon 2000

G-YFOX

G-YFOXFalcon 2000

5 Midsize Jet

Midsize Jet
10
130 cft
3200 mi

2 Cessna Citation 560 XL

8
79 cft
1800 mi
G-CIEL

G-CIELCessna Citation 560 XL

G-SIRS

G-SIRSCessna Citation 560 XL

2 Cessna Citation 560 XLS

8
130 cft
2100 mi
G-GAAL

G-GAALCessna Citation 560 XLS

G-LEAX

G-LEAXCessna Citation 560 XLS

1 Learjet 70/75

8
51 cft
2040 mi
OE-GEC

OE-GECLearjet 70/75

3 Light Jet

Light Jet
9
90 cft
2700 mi

2 Cessna Citation 550 II

7
77 cft
1874 mi
G-FJET

G-FJETCessna Citation 550 II

G-SPUR

G-SPURCessna Citation 550 II

1 Embraer Phenom 300

7
85 cft
2200 mi
G-JAGA

G-JAGAEmbraer Phenom 300

6 Helicopter

Helicopter
16
140 cft
540 mi

1 Agusta AW169

7
90 cft
460 mi
G-MLAP

G-MLAPAgusta AW169

3 Airbus EC155

8
88 cft
457 mi
G-CFOJ

G-CFOJAirbus EC155

G-HBJT

G-HBJTAirbus EC155

G-SCOR

G-SCORAirbus EC155

1 Bell 429

6
37 cft
380 mi
G-ODSA

G-ODSABell 429

1 Sikorsky S-92

16
140 cft
540 mi
G-LAWX

G-LAWXSikorsky S-92

Luxaviation United Kingdom - Awardwinning charter operator

Awardwinning charter operator

Luxaviation UK invests heavily in its aircraft, people and processes to uphold international practice; earning it 'Best General Aviation Operator' at the prestigious Baltic Air Charter Association (BACA) Excellence Awards six out of the last nine years. These principles, and George and Patrick's stewardship, have led London Executive Aviation to become one of Europe's largest executive air charter operators.

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Environmentally Conscious

Luxaviation UK is embedding sustainability at the core of our business.

Accreditations

Luxaviation UK are proud to be accredited members of Wyvern and BBGA.
These are all industry leaders in providing aviation safety information and aviation information collection, analysis and distribution.

Wyvern Aviation Safety Intelligence
Wyvern Aviation Safety Intelligence

Wyvern established in 1991 sets the standards for ensuring safety of part 135 Operators, Air Crew and Aircrafts. They are a global leader in aviation safety auditing, consulting and information service. Luxaviation UK have been members since 1998 ensuring the highest standards in aviation safety is met. Wyvern develop programs that far exceed the FAA standards. London Executive Aviation's Wyvern certificate

British Business and General Aviation Association
British Business and General Aviation Association

BBGA's function is to support, protect and promote the growth and well-being of a profitable General and Business Aviation industry in Britain and they achieve this by representation, campaigning, monitoring, co-operation, promotion and information. In addition, they have extensive representation in Europe as a founder member and chair of the European Council for General Aviation Support.

Baltic Air Charter Association
Baltic Air Charter Association

The Baltic Air Charter Association (or BACA) is the largest air charter industry association in the world.

UK Air Operators Certificate
UK Air Operators Certificate

Any individual, organisation or Company that wishes to operate an aircraft for the purpose of Commercial Air transport must, by law, obtain an Air Operator Certificate (AOC) from the Civil Aviation Authority.