Charter & Fractional

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

Feb 19, 2011 - 1:24 AM
Eclipse 500 air-taxi firm Linear Air on Friday announced new benefits for frequent-flier customers from Boston Hanscom Field and Westchester County Airport
Feb 17, 2011 - 10:15 AM
Lufthansa has decided to close its Swiss Private Aviation (SPA) subsidiary and is set to seal a new deal with NetJets Europe to provide charter flights for
Feb 15, 2011 - 10:00 AM
The FAA has authorized Executive Jet Management (EJM) to replace paper terminal charts with Apple iPad-based Class 1 electronic flight bags (EFBs) running
Feb 15, 2011 - 9:45 AM
A Gulfstream V managed by New York City-based Arcadia Aviation was seized last week in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), and the flight crew and
Feb 1, 2011 - 8:54 AM
Demand for private charter flights continued to dip at the end of January in line with seasonal expectations following the spike in bookings around the Chr
Feb 1, 2011 - 4:30 AM
Lufthansa is weighing possible new options for providing executive charter services through its Lufthansa Private Jets service.
Jan 29, 2011 - 7:00 AM
Revised rules for flight, duty and rest times for Part 121 flight crews are still several months away, according to the FAA.
Jan 26, 2011 - 3:00 AM
Czech-based aircraft management and charter operator ABS Jets is seeking to step up its ambitious expansion plans through negotiations with prospective Rus
Jan 25, 2011 - 7:58 AM
Both NBAA and the National Air Transportation Association have called on the FAA to initiate a full rewrite of the Part 135 flight, duty and rest rules ins
Jan 20, 2011 - 10:52 AM
The FAA today finalized a <a href="http://www.ofr.gov/OFRUpload/OFRData/2011-01211_PI.pdf">rule</a> that requires Part 135 operators to train pilots and fl