BRAINTREE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ahead of the 142nd Preakness Stakes on Saturday, May 20, 2017, Sentient Jet, a Directional Aviation company, is pleased to announce a lifetime sponsorship of Lookin at Lee, the 2017 Kentucky Derby runner-up. The announcement builds upon Sentient Jet’s extensive support of the horseracing community, which includes being named the Preferred Private Aviation Partner of the Kentucky Derby, Kentucky Oaks, and Churchill Downs in 2016 as well as serving as a longtime sponsor of the Breeders’ Cup World Championships and Fasig-Tipton.
“We have been avid supporters of Lookin at Lee since the Sentient Jet Juvenile last year and have been cheering him on ever since,” said Andrew Collins, President and CEO of Sentient Jet. “Following his thrilling Kentucky Derby run just a few weeks ago, we are more excited than ever to officially announce our support for the remainder of his racing career.”
Lookin at Lee competed in Sentient’s name-in-title Breeders’ Cup race, the Sentient Jet Juvenile, in 2016 which is the richest two-year-old race in North America. The 1 1/16 mile race, restricted to male two-year-olds is often a preview of the stars of the Triple Crown races for the following year. In 2017, Lookin at Lee was the Kentucky Derby runner-up. Lookin at Lee is trained by Steven M. Asmussen and his Jockey is Corey J. Lanerie.
“Sentient Jet has established a distinguished reputation in the horse racing community for being an enthusiastic champion of the sport, and we are honored to have their loyal support for the duration of Lookin at Lee’s career,” said L and N Racing’s Michael Levinson.
Sentient Jet offers its 25-Hour Jet Card in four jet-size options, allowing clients to purchase flight time on Light, Mid, Super-Mid and Heavy aircraft as well as in two age classes (Preferred and Select), starting at just $124,825. Sentient Jet Cardholders receive a rare combination of industry leading service at a tremendous value, complete with a one-year lock on all-inclusive hourly rates, with the added bonus of 15% discounts on hourly pricing for qualifying round-trip travel. Through Sentient’s recently launched mobile app, Sentient Jet Cardholders can now also book private jet travel on-demand, as well as receive flight details, immediate assistance through a 24/7 live chat feature, and localized recommendations for exclusive benefits.
About Sentient Jet
Founded in 1999 and now an integral part of Directional Aviation, Sentient Jet is one of the leading private aviation companies in the country. The Sentient Jet Card Program offers clients the flexibility and convenience of flying private for their personal and business air travel needs with industry-leading value. Sentient Jet is known for outstanding service and a commitment to safety programs, including the industry’s first and only Independent Safety Advisory Board. Sentient Jet’s extensive network of certified operators ensures that clients will always have access to executive aircraft that meet their rigorous standards for safety and quality. Visit sentient.com for more information. You can also follow Sentient Jet on social media platforms, including Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.