ATLANTA, Oct. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hertz Corporation (NYSE: HTZ), the world's largest general use airport car rental company, and FlightBridge, Inc. announced today that it has established a new partnership providing general aviation customers flying to Fixed Based Operations (FBOs) the ability to make Hertz car rental reservations using FlightBridge. FlightBridge is an online booking, communication and management tool that direct-connects general aviation aircraft operators, FBOs and travel-related services, including vehicle rentals, hotel reservations, catering requests and FBO arrangements.
"Hertz is the preferred rental car company for many of the major private airline operating companies," commented Mark P. Frissora, Hertz Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. "Travelers using private flight operators appreciate speed and convenience. Through our partnership with FlightBridge, we offer our mutual customers another option to easily reserve Hertz car rentals at any FBO location they choose."
"FlightBridge customers often rent Hertz rental cars at FBO locations," said Dudley King, President of FlightBridge. "Our partnership with Hertz offers our mutual customers a convenient one-stop option to book Hertz car rentals online at nearly 500 FBO locations nationwide," continued King. "FlightBridge will integrate with an aircraft operator's existing trip system, allowing Hertz car rentals, as well as other trip services and FBO arrangements, to be easily updated when trip changes occur," stated King.Hertz is committed to providing its customers speed, ease and value with technological innovations and personalized service. Hertz provides customers with a full range of rental vehicles including full-size and premium cars and SUVs as well as cars from the Prestige, Adrenaline, and Green Traveler Collection and offers special weekend rates. Rentals are eligible to earn Gold Plus Rewards points, Hertz's customer loyalty program that has a wide range of flexible reward options. Rewards include points that never expire, 'AnyDay' rewards that have no blackout periods, easy online redemption, and a wide variety of car rewards. Pickup and delivery service are also available and vehicles are available for rental with unlimited mileage and all rate structures are honored, including one-way, inter-city rates.