Charter & Fractional

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

Magnus Henriksson, left, heads payment software platform PayNode, Avinode’s new business. He and Avinode CEO Niklas Berg have high hopes for the initiative.
Oct 31, 2016 - 12:01 AM
New online payment system will simplify business aviation charter by making payment quick and easy.
Fountain and Associates’ most recent upgrade to its iIS-BAO Audit Protocol software now enables adding EASA regulatory requirements and materials to its database.
Oct 30, 2016 - 12:30 PM
The iIS-BAO software by Fountain and Associates makes complying with audit requirements much simpler.
Eric Walden, grandson of FlightSafety International founder Al Ueltschi, has found a niche as a TBM 850 charter operator.
Oct 28, 2016 - 4:15 PM
Eric Walden switched careers from flying business jets to running his own business operating a TBM 850.
Oct 27, 2016 - 1:16 PM
To attain certification, Victor completed an on-site audit where Argus deemed the charter provider knowledgeable on industry regulations and standards.
Oct 27, 2016 - 12:37 PM
IBT Local 1108 filed a motion for contempt and injunctive relief against Flexjet and Flight Options.
Oct 26, 2016 - 1:15 PM
The Malta-based company has more than doubled its fleet in three years, going from 32 jets at the end of 2013 to the current 70.
two men in front of a plane
Oct 24, 2016 - 11:00 AM
QS Partners will help clients to buy or sell whole aircraft.
Oct 19, 2016 - 10:35 AM
Operations will initially be centered on western Europe and that the company would use the Beechcraft King Air 350i.
Oct 17, 2016 - 10:00 AM
CBAA said that its Subpart 703 on-demand air-taxi members will be “severely” affected by Transport Canada’s impending proposed flight and duty time rules.
Oct 13, 2016 - 11:34 AM
FAA believes that this proposed rule would mitigate incidents of “unprofessional pilot behavior" and thus "would reduce pilot errors."