Charter & Fractional
News and issues concerning the aviation charter and fractional-ownership industries and markets, including company announcements, regulations, new developments and labor issues.
Online charter booking company sees more demand for long-haul flights and new customers entering market.
The company nearly doubled employment and its fleet swelled by nearly 65 percent in 2016.
Zetta Jet and Asia Aviation Company will combine operations under the Zetta Jet brand, while Advanced Air Management is to become Zetta Jet USA.
Cutter added two of the aircraft to its charter certificate.
Members pay annual dues to book flights online at new site launched by France-based Global Jet Partner.
Flights will connect Santa Monica with Carlsbad and San Jose, California, starting February 6, and Las Vegas beginning on February 10.
With round of funding, JetSmarter will expand its current shared private jet flights in cities across the U.S., Europe and Middle East.
It will offer commercial helicopter charters for various scenic flights to surrounding vineyards and other tourist attractions.
Saudia Private Aviation is set to take two BBJs in 2017.
Santa Barbara-based non-profit organization seeks to “engage, inspire and transform youth using flight lessons as a launching pad.”