Charter & Fractional
News and issues concerning the aviation charter and fractional-ownership industries and markets, including company announcements, regulations, new developments and labor issues.
Christe succeeds Christof Spath who stepped down after holding the position for a year.
Online private charter booking site Stratajet now has more than 500 Europe-based aircraft available.
Correction makes it easier for operators to raise the safety bar by voluntarily complying with the more rigorous training requirements of Part 121.
Firm is acquiring TMC Jets for an undisclosed amount from founder Pete Liegl, who formed the company in 2006.
ExcelAire joins a small but growing number of operators that have obtained Cuba service approval as the U.S. government eases travel restrictions.
The new company, X Jets, initially will serve the Middle East market and expand into Africa and India later next year.
The ratification culminated more than two years of often contentious contract negotiations.
Iraq Gate is now operating three Bombardier CRJ200 regional jets to provide transportation to and from Iraqi oil and gas fields.
A little more than 51 percent of the voting pilots favored representation.
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.