Charter & Fractional

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

Oct 1, 2008 - 5:30 AM
Four years ago, Steven Hankin, an executive at a Starwood Hotels division, joined Sentient Jet, an independent jet card and charter brokerage firm that was
Sep 30, 2008 - 7:39 AM
The new president of Bombardier’s fractional ownership and jet card programs has brought a unique perspective to the Canadian manufacturer’s Flexjet and Sk
Sep 30, 2008 - 7:21 AM
Sentient Jet and JetDirect once again are operating as separate companies after agreeing in late August to separate into their original elements.
Sep 30, 2008 - 6:32 AM
Boca Raton, Fla.-based DayJet–the per-seat, on-demand charter operator of Eclipse 500 very light jets–ceased operations and let go of most of its employees
Sep 30, 2008 - 6:01 AM
Delta AirElite Business Jets last month added a Dassault Falcon 7X to its fleet.
Sep 30, 2008 - 5:58 AM
NetJets Europe (NJE) announced in late August that it has sold its 3,000th “Private Jet Card” since the program was launched in 2002.
Sep 30, 2008 - 5:54 AM
British air-taxi operator start-up FlairJet last month announced plans to start operations next May with a pair of Embraer Phenom 100s.
Sep 30, 2008 - 5:43 AM
European very light jet air-taxi start-up JetBird has raised an additional €10 million ($14.2 million) in launch capital by selling a 9.3-percent stake to
Sep 29, 2008 - 12:44 PM
NetJets pilots will be consolidated into a system-wide seniority list, per a letter of agreement between NetJets and the NetJets Association of Shared Airc
Sep 29, 2008 - 12:22 PM
Jet Republic late last month launched a major new European fractional ownership, lease and block-charter program and revealed itself as the previously unid