Charter & Fractional

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

TMC Jets Hawker 400XP and 800XP
Jan 7, 2016 - 10:01 AM
Firm is acquiring TMC Jets for an undisclosed amount from founder Pete Liegl, who formed the company in 2006.
Jan 6, 2016 - 11:58 AM
ExcelAire joins a small but growing number of operators that have obtained Cuba service approval as the U.S. government eases travel restrictions.
Dec 23, 2015 - 10:09 AM
The new company, X Jets, initially will serve the Middle East market and expand into Africa and India later next year.
NetJets picketing
Dec 21, 2015 - 9:19 AM
The ratification culminated more than two years of often contentious contract negotiations.
Dec 17, 2015 - 10:45 AM
Iraq Gate is now operating three Bombardier CRJ200 regional jets to provide transportation to and from Iraqi oil and gas fields.
Flexjet Gulfstream G450
Dec 16, 2015 - 11:43 AM
A little more than 51 percent of the voting pilots favored representation.
Bombardier Global 6000
Dec 15, 2015 - 10:40 AM
The agreement, worth a potential $318 million, is a firm order for one Global 6000 and options for four more of the ultra-long-range jets.
Flexjet Aerion AS2
Dec 15, 2015 - 8:26 AM
AS2s will be part of Flexjet's Global Access program and fly international city pairs.
PlaneSense's PC-12 filled with food
Dec 10, 2015 - 12:24 PM
The fractional provider collected three and a half tons of food to feed its home state's poor.
Dec 8, 2015 - 9:49 AM
Recommendations stem from the TSB’s investigation into the crash of a Metro III on Dec. 22, 2012, in which an infant was killed.