Fly2Miami – First ever twitter-filled aircraft

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Picture this: a bunch of fanatical DJs and dance fans on a private plane, raving to deep techno beats blaring over the PA system at 10k. One of them is at the mixing panel, while the others are exchanging the latest info on new releases and sampling techniques. Meanwhile, the cabin crew are swinging their way through the aisles keeping everyone on board happy. Fantasy? Nope, it’s really gonna happen. Here’s the story…

It all started with disappointment. When we announced the March 27 re-opening of our Amsterdam-Miami route on Twitter, Dutch DJ/producer Sied van Riel (@SiedVanRiel) and film-maker Wilco Jung (@WilcoJung) replied that this would be just too late for the great Spring Break events, including the Ultra Music Festival. During this three-day dance event, some of the world’s top DJs like Tiësto, Armin van Buuren and David Guetta will show off their skills. Sied and Wilco said they could easily fill up a plane if we would fly a few days earlier. Were they bluffing? Always open to interesting opportunities, we challenged them. Keep reading →