Charter & Fractional

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

Mar 28, 2011 - 10:45 AM
<b><i>by Charles Alcock</i></b> Light jets are losing market share in Europe, falling from 32 percent of the continent’s charter market in 2008 to 26 perce
Mar 24, 2011 - 12:20 PM
Middle East business aviation support group Nexus is relocating its main operations center to Saudi Arabia in response to violent political upheaval in Bah
Mar 24, 2011 - 12:18 PM
The UK government signaled its intention yesterday to start taxing business-jet passengers in a process that would mirror the country’s existing airline pa
Mar 17, 2011 - 10:20 AM
As the situation in Japan worsens following last week’s triple disaster of a 9.0 earthquake, a tsunami and the steadily deteriorating status of a major nuc
Mar 15, 2011 - 12:49 PM
The bankruptcy trustee for debtors associated with <link news/single-news-page/article/jetdirect-aviation-officially-bankrupt-20694/>JetDirect Aviation</li
Mar 15, 2011 - 12:48 PM
The copilot and flight attendant who were <link airshow-convention-news/aviation-international-news/single-publication-story/article/gulfstream-v-stuck-in-
Mar 10, 2011 - 11:04 AM
Lufthansa Private Jets confirmed the relaunch of its partnership with NetJets Europe, following the closure of its Swiss Private Aviation subsidiary.
Mar 10, 2011 - 11:04 AM
As they start to see growing demand, fractional aircraft providers are beginning to recall furloughed pilots to fill cockpit vacancies.
Mar 3, 2011 - 9:46 AM
Demand for private and executive charter showed signs of strengthening from the outset this month, perhaps buoyed by increased bookings for flights to evac
Mar 2, 2011 - 9:07 AM
NetJets, the Berkshire Hathaway-owned fractional-share operator, completed a purchase agreement late last night for up to 120 new Bombardier Global jets, a