S3 Partners With Fert to Market ZeroG Experience

Swiss_Space_Systems_logoGENEVA (S3 PR) — A week after completing the acquisition of an Airbus A340-300, S3 announces an exclusive partnership with the travel agency Fert Travel and its international network ITP for the worldwide marketing of S3 ZeroG flights.

Fert & Cie is working in partnership with S3 for the marketing of its ZeroG flights. The Geneva-based agency will also assist S3 passengers with the organisation of ancillary services such as flights as well as bespoke hotel accommodation through the International Travel Partnership (ITP) network.

Jean-Claude Fert declared, “Meeting customer’s expectations is an art behind which lies continuous attention to detail, strong technical skills and a global network that can only be acquired over time and investment from dedicated and passionate individuals. Fert and S3 guarantee their clients a personalised service through an experienced adviser. This unique approach pledges the success of an unforgettable and unique experience, full of passion.”

Pascal Jaussi, CEO and S3 founder, is delighted by this new collaboration and comments: “The partnership with the Fert agency and the ITP network is strategic for our company and can be summarized by the following motto:  When an experience of exception meets the key to success, this will result in an unforgettable ZeroG flight experience for all our customers … ”

ITP, International Travel Partnership Network, brings together 61 travel professional partners, present in 55 countries to provide an unparalleled global quality service.

Jean-Claude Fert, President of the ITP network, likes to quote the ITP slogan “Locally Managed, Globally Supported” because it translates to the perfection the strength of this network. Market leader in their respective countries, each local partner offers an exceptional service that meets the most stringent requirements in order to exceed the expectations of their customers. By the same token, the worldwide network coverage ensures reliability and competitiveness of unrivaled offers.

S3’s objective is to offer the general public the opportunity to discover and live this unique experience by offering it at the most affordable price ever announced. Guests of the Premium and VIP zones will also receive an exclusive watch from a renowned Swiss watchmaker. The A340-300 will carry approximately 70 passengers performing a flight of about 90 minutes, during which fifteen parabolas will be completed with a zero gravity experience lasting 20 to 25 seconds per parabola.

The flights will also serve as a platform for high-precision microgravity experiments on behalf of institutional clients, research institutes, universities and space companies or agencies.

About Swiss Space Systems

Swiss Space Systems Holding SA is a Swiss company founded in 2012 in Payerne, which gathers and monitors the activities of its companies in Switzerland, Spain, Croatia and the United States. The goal of S3 Group is to develop, build, certify and operate suborbital shuttles to deploy small satellites weighing up to 250 kg, and to introduce the world’s first wide-body jet zero gravity flight experience.

About Fert & Cie

Fert & Cie has been based in Geneva since 1871. This renowned company employs 80 people and is known as a transport and custom travel specialist: Travel Designers, Yachting, Cruises, Golf, Asia, Pure Snow, Business Travel, Groups and Events (MICE).