Charter & Fractional

News and issues concerning the aviation charter and fractional-ownership industries and markets, including company announcements, regulations, new developments and labor issues.

Aug 20, 2010 - 11:48 AM
The FAA is seeking a $65,000 civil penalty from fractional-share operator Flight Options for shipping a package that leaked a hazardous material.
Aug 12, 2010 - 11:25 AM
Despite the littered road of failed very light jet air-taxi firms, Linear Air said it has been able to make the model work and has even eked out a profit d
Aug 10, 2010 - 12:51 PM
For the second quarter and first half of this year, fractional aircraft provider NetJets' revenues increased 16 percent and 17 percent, respectively, from
Aug 3, 2010 - 7:18 AM
Fractional share provider Bombardier Flexjet is celebrating its 15th year in operation.
Aug 2, 2010 - 10:01 AM
The Department of Transportation is planning to issue a notice of proposed <br /> rulemaking later this year covering the activities of air charter brokers
Aug 2, 2010 - 10:00 AM
The Department of Transportation is planning to issue a notice of proposed <br /> rulemaking later this year covering the activities of air charter brokers
Aug 2, 2010 - 9:57 AM
The Air Charter Safety Foundation (ACSF) will conduct audits of 30 Part 135 charter operators this year, adding to the 12 that have thus far been audited.
Aug 2, 2010 - 9:55 AM
Solairus Aviation has added six large-cabin jets to its managed charter aircraft portfolio, including a Gulfstream G550 and Bombardier Challenger 601-3R.
Aug 1, 2010 - 8:04 AM
Kansas City-based fractional provider Executive AirShare took delivery of the first Embraer Phenom 300&nbsp;for its fractional fleet last month.
Swiss-based aircraft charter firm VistaJet placed an order for six more Bomba...
Jul 20, 2010 - 11:28 AM
Executive charter operator VistaJet has ordered six more Bombardier aircraft for its planned expansion into markets in West Africa, the Middle East and Rus