Charter & Fractional
News and issues concerning the aviation charter and fractional-ownership industries and markets, including company announcements, regulations, new developments and labor issues.
At the NBAA Schedulers & Dispatchers conference, the Air Charter Association of North America held a meeting on broker best practices.
The charter broker and aircraft sales and leasing company has offices in Asia, Europe and the U.S.
Texas company specializes in aircraft charter management and aircraft maintenance.
After launching a successful corporate shuttle service, the Portland, Maine-based company is considering other shuttle opportunities.
The company delevloped the Wingman Standard in 1994 to establish air charter aviation safety parameters that exceeded regulations.
The airport unveiled its new helicopter shuttle direct to the heart of London.
DPJ's New Ownership Assist program brought in 12 aircraft since its launch last June.
NetJets is poised to become the first U.S. fractional aircraft operator implement FOQA program, which uses flight recorder data to improve safety.
The court "invalidated the more than $500 million of assessments, penalties and interest the IRS was attempting to collect from NetJets."
Fraudulent charters, nonexistent airplanes and thousands of dollars of absconded funds serve as a warning to watch out for potential scammers.