Private jet charter is commonplace in Washington D.C. seeing as it is the capital of the United States and the seat of all three branches of federal government including the Congress, President and Supreme Court. In addition, the city hosts 176 foreign embassies and is the headquarters of many international organizations, trade unions, non-profit organizations, lobbying groups, and professional associations.
Airports that Serve Washington D.C.
Washington D.C. is served by two major airports, the Washington Dulles International (IAD) and the Ronald Reagan Washington National (DCA).
|Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport||DCA||DCA||KDCA||Arlington County, Virginia||38°51'08"N 077°02'16"W|
|Dulles International Airport||IAD||IAD||KIAD||Fairfax, Virginia||38°56'40"N 077°27'21"W|
|Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport||BWI||BWI||KBWI||Anne Arundel County, Maryland||39°10'31"N 076°40'06"W|
Popular Tourist Attractions in Washington D.C.
Known for its famous monuments and historical buildings including the Capitol, Washington Monument, White House, Chamber of Congress, Kennedy Center, Tidal Basin and the Lincoln Memorial, the District is a testament to America’s history. The Smithsonian Museum is another must-see destination for tourists.
Washington D.C.’s trendiest neighborhoods can be found in the north central part of the District. This is the number one destination for nightclubs, fine restaurants and live music. Located among many upscale hotels, tourists will find boutique shopping, Little Ethiopia and jazz on U Street in this neighborhood.
Other points of interest include the prestigious west side of the city (Georgetown), National Zoo and National Cathedral. The east side of the city offers the Library of Congress, Union Station, the National Arboretum and the Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens.
Whatever the size of your meeting, exhibition or convention, Washington D.C. can accommodate your needs at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. This center is a 2.3 million square foot facility and is designed to host events from 500 to 42,000 attendees. Additional meeting facilities are available at numerous hotels.
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.