Charter & Fractional
News and issues concerning the aviation charter and fractional-ownership industries and markets, including company announcements, regulations, new developments and labor issues.
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.
AS2s will be part of Flexjet's Global Access program and fly international city pairs.
The fractional provider collected three and a half tons of food to feed its home state's poor.
Recommendations stem from the TSB’s investigation into the crash of a Metro III on Dec. 22, 2012, in which an infant was killed.