Above the Rim and the Clouds: March Madness Final Four Boosts Scottsdale Travel via Virtual Hangar®

As the excitement reaches a fever pitch, basketball fans across the nation are gearing up for the highly anticipated March Madness Final Four, set to take place in Glendale, Arizona from April 6th to April 8th. This year’s matchups promise intense showdowns as NC State clashes with Purdue and UConn faces off against Alabama. The winners of these electrifying games will advance to battle it out in the National Championship Game on Monday, April 8th, at the iconic State Farm Stadium, home of the Arizona Cardinals.

Scottsdale anticipates the March Madness Final Four, powered by Virtual Hangar®’s platform of private aircraft.

But the action isn’t just confined to the court. Behind the scenes, a surge in travel activity has been observed, particularly in the vibrant city of Scottsdale, where the Virtual Hangar® platform has witnessed an astounding 160% increase in bookings compared to typical numbers for the area.

According to Sophia Martin, UberJets’ Digital Expansion Manager for Virtual Hangar®, the surge in bookings is remarkable, with a notable influx originating from regions such as New York, Connecticut, and Massachusetts, as well as southern states like Florida, Georgia, and Alabama. “At the moment, we are seeing strong booking percentages from the Northeast and Southeast regions, with many opting for private aircraft to Scottsdale for the big matchups,” says Martin.

Among the most popular aircraft booked for the games are the sleek Citation Latitude and the spacious Gulfstream GV, catering to both individual travelers and larger groups alike. The convenience and luxury of private air travel provide fans with an unparalleled experience as they journey to witness the thrilling basketball action unfold.

One of the standout features of Virtual Hangar® is its ability to match aircraft precisely with the flight requests of its members, ensuring optimal solutions tailored to their specific needs. This not only guarantees access to the most suitable aircraft but also streamlines the booking process, saving valuable time and effort.

As basketball enthusiasts and VIPs alike prepare to descend upon Scottsdale for a weekend of intense competition and entertainment, the Virtual Hangar® platform stands ready to elevate their travel experience, soaring above the competition and delivering unparalleled service every step of the way. With the stage set and excitement in the air, all eyes are on Scottsdale as it prepares to host the March Madness Final Four in spectacular fashion.

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