"Democratizing access to private aviation" - Forbes
"Brazilian app offers private jet flights between São Paulo and Rio for U$270" - Exame
Flapper is the first on-demand private aviation platform of its kind. The app draws together Brazil's best helicopter and private jet fleets to deliver a revolutionary private flight experience.
◉ Pre-scheduled flights: Browse seamlessly between available shared flights, with fixed prices and a guaranteed departure. Pay in-app.
◉ Near real-time charter: Choose from more than 20 types of jets, turbo-props, and helicopters and get an instant price estimate.
◉ Empty legs: Receive real-time notifications with offers at the price tag of up to 60% lower than the market place.
The crowdsourcing flights is core to the Flapper experience. The flights are "pre-scheduled" - the first 3 passengers decide the exact departure hour. As of today, Flapper arranges shared flights between São Paulo CGH and Rio de Janeiro Jacarepaguá, soon available also to Litoral Norte and Belo Horizonte.
All Flapper partners operate exclusively certified jets, turbo-propellers and helicopters, regulated by the Brazilian Civil Aviation Authority under the RBAC 135 framework.