San Francisco is a cosmopolitan city and its natural beauty attracts tourists from around the world. San Francisco is one of Pentastar Aviation's most requested private jet charter location. Covering only 46.9 square miles, it is the second most densely populated city in the United States. This “City by the Bay” is located in the northern part of the state between the Pacific Ocean and San Francisco Bay on a narrow arm of land that embraces San Francisco Bay, the largest land-locked harbor in the world.
San Francisco Bay Area Airports
San Francisco is served by more than ten executive airports within a 50 mile radius of the city that all service private jet charter flights. The San Francisco International Airport (SFO), San Jose International Airport (SJC), and the Metropolitan Oakland International Airport (OAK) are some most of the most commonly used.
|San Francisco International Airport||SFO||SFO||KSFO||San Mateo County||37°37'08"N 122°22'30"W|
|Oakland International Airport||OAK||OAK||KOAK||Oakland, California||37°43'17"N 122°13'15"W|
|Norman Y. Mineta San José International Airport||SJC||SJC||KSJC||San Jose, California||37°21'46"N 121°55'45"W|
|Concord/Buchanan Field Airport||CCR||CCR||KCCR||Concord, Contra Costa County||37°59'23"N 122°03'25"W|
|Hayward Executive Airport||HWD||HWD||KHWD||Hayward, Alameda County||37°39'32"N 122°07'18"W|
|Livermore Municipal Airport||LVK||LVK||KLVK||Livermore, Alameda County||37°41'36.2"N 121°49'13.3"W|
|Napa County Airport||KAPC||KAPC||KAPC||Napa, Napa County||38°12'47.50"N 122°16'50.50"W|
|Palo Alto Airport||PAO||PAO||KPAO||Palo Alto, Santa Clara County||37°27'40"N 122°06'54"W|
|Reid-Hillview Airport||RHV||RHV||KRHV||San Jose, Santa Clara County||37°19'58"N 121°49'11"W|
|San Carlos Airport||SQL||SQL||KSQL||San Carlos, San Mateo County||37°30'43"N 122°14'58"W|
|Charles M. Schulz - Sonoma County Airport||STS||STS||KSTS||Santa Rosa, Sonoma County||38°30'32"N 122°48'46"W|
Private Planes Available in San Francisco
Our ever-growing fleet of charter aircraft currently includes a variety of luxurious and well-appointed private jets, including Bombardier, Challenger, Citation, Dassault and Gulfstream.
Pentastar Aviation Charter, Inc. has a diverse selection of private charter jets that can accommodate anything from short flights with limited passengers to long range jets and up to 18 passengers.
Popular Tourist Sites and Events in San Francisco
The tourist attractions offered by this breathtaking city are unrivaled. Some of these attractions include the Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz Island, Fisherman’s Wharf, Aquarium of the Bay, Lombard Street, Cable Cars, Pier 39, Haight-Ashbury, Hyde Street Pier, Knob Hill, Bay Bridge, St. Mary’s Cathedral, Coit Tower, Sutro Heights and Alamo Square.
Visiting the many museums and serene parks offered by the city of San Francisco is a favorite activity for most tourists. These sites include the Conservatory of Flowers, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Bayview Opera House, TransAmerica Pyramid, Palace of Fine Arts, Japanese Tea Garden, Yerba Buena Gardens and Washington Square.
San Francisco’s food scene offers a diverse array of cuisine to please any palate. The fresh seafood restaurants are plentiful and unique. Japanese Town is a favorite authentic destination, as is the famous Chinatown district. San Francisco is known for having the largest Chinese community in the world outside of China.
Unique shopping experiences are available at Union Square and in many boutiques along the Bay Area.
San Francisco has two primary convention locations: the Moscone Center and Bill Graham Civic Auditorium. As a primary banking and financial center, the city welcomes meetings, exhibits and conventions. It is the home to a Federal Reserve Bank, a United States Mint and maintains more than 60 foreign bank offices.
Air charter transportation services are provided by Pentastar Aviation Charter, Inc., a U.S. FAR Part 135 on-demand air carrier, or by other U.S. FAR Part 135 certificated on-demand air carriers arranged by Pentastar Aviation, LLC.