Charter & Fractional
News and issues concerning the aviation charter and fractional-ownership industries and markets, including company announcements, regulations, new developments and labor issues.
Indian regulations mean that charter operators have to go through an additional approval stage to participate in the Regional Connectivity Scheme.
ACASS offers a range of services including aircraft sales, delivery, management support and flight crew sourcing.
Avinode has introduced improvements to its TripManager software to make it easier for brokers to prepare charter quotes and manage travel plans.
FET being imposed on management fees would amount to double-taxation on aircraft owners, according to NATA.
Company will offer up to 10 seats aboard a Gulfstream G450 or G550 flown between the two cities by “established” U.S. charter operators.
The charter company received its worldwide operations specifications and the "10 or more" passenger approval.
It will have a presence in “key locations” in Africa, Asia-Pacific, the Caribbean, Europe, the Americas and the Middle East.
The charter operator's scheduled service between Santa Monica, San Jose and Carlsbad, Calif., has been delayed.
More than 65 percent of VistaJet U.S.’s new customers came from corporations and Fortune 500 companies.
“GI Aviation is the first company to operate [the PC-12] in the region and is pioneering an all-new business model for the Gulf,” said CEO Marios Belidis.