Goodspeed Card Charter Program


Fly with Freedom

Introducing the new Goodspeed card charter program!

Take advantage of significant savings and simplified pricing on private charter in the Tradewind fleet of Pilatus PC-12 aircraft.


  • Pay only for the time you fly. No repositioning fees
  • No initiation or membership fees
  • No peak day surcharges or blackout dates

Fleet and Safety

  • Access to the Tradewind-operated fleet of Pilatus PC-12 aircraft
  • Seating for 8, pressurized cabin, two pilots, excellent safety and reliability
  • Versatility – access to smaller runways like Montauk, Fishers Island, and Provincetown

Two Convenient Service Regions

  • Northeast U.S. and Caribbean

Additional Benefits

  • Member discounts on Tradewind Shuttle routes
  • Member discount on Tradewind Citation Jet charter

Competitive Pricing

  • Discounted charter rates starting at only 10 hours
  • 20-30% less expensive than comparable programs
Card Level Hours Rate
Goodspeed 10 10 $4,100
Goodspeed 25 25 $3,950
Goodspeed 40 40 $3,800

*Discounts based on retail rate of $4,295

Frequently Asked Questions

+ Who operates the aircraft?

  • All flights are flown in the Tradewind operated fleet of Pilatus PC-12 aircraft. Tradewind Aviation is ARGUS and Wyvern safety rated

+ What fees are included and not included in the hourly rate?

  • The hourly rate includes landing, airport and domestic segment fees
  • FET is not included and charged at the time of the card purchase
  • Day trips are discounted by 30%. Trips must start and end within 12 hours
  • De-ice is billed additional at actual price
  • $250 charge for landing or takeoff from class B airports
  • Additional charges may include: non-preferred FBO ($250), after hours fees, catering, cleaning, ground transportation (+15% service fee)

+ For how long is my rate guaranteed?

  • The hourly rate is guaranteed for the duration of the one year contract

+ Is taxi time added?

  • Yes, .2 is added for taxi, takeoff, and landing

+ Is there a minimum flight time?

  • Yes, there is a minimum charge of 1 hour per live segment

+ How many passengers can the Pilatus PC-12 accommodate?

  • The Pilatus PC-12 can accommodate up to 8 passengers

+ What is the cancellation policy?

  • No penalty if the flight is cancelled outside of 24 hours
  • 100% charge if the flight is cancelled within 24 hours

+ What is the applicable service area?

  • Northeast: 300 Nautical Miles from Westchester County Airport (HPN)
  • Caribbean: 300 Nautical Miles from San Juan International Airport (SJU)
  • Trip must begin and end within the region

+ Do you guarantee availability?

  • All flights are scheduled to operate in the Tradewind fleet and availability is on a first come first served basis

+ What are your contract terms?

  • Contract term is one year. At the end of the term, customer will have option to re-up at prevailing rate and roll remaining credit into new card
  • Contract may be cancelled and full refund of remaining funds issued with 30 days’ notice


Start Saving Today! Charter specialists are standing by to answer all of your questions: 800-376-7922 or [email protected]