Charter & Fractional

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

May 6, 2008 - 10:53 AM
PlaneSense, the Manchester, N.H.-based fractional ownership provider launched in 1996 by parent company Alpha Flying, continues to expand.
May 6, 2008 - 10:00 AM
The final day of the NBAA convention in Orlando, Fla., last month opened to gray clouds and gathering rain.
May 6, 2008 - 9:20 AM
It will probably be another six months before the FAA issues its final rule to regulate fractional aircraft ownership operations under new Part 91 Subpart
May 6, 2008 - 9:07 AM
It’s nearly as certain as death and taxes.
May 6, 2008 - 9:01 AM
The board of directors of startup Swiss company Aviace confirmed on September 24 that Wilfried Koeck is its new CEO.
May 6, 2008 - 8:52 AM
Fractional aircraft owners who were assured five years ago–when business aviation was booming–that their shares would retain 75 to 80 percent of their valu
May 5, 2008 - 10:17 AM
Two former charter representatives from now-defunct Flight Time have risen from the ashes of their former jobs to found a new charter-brokering business.
May 5, 2008 - 10:15 AM
UK block-charter firm European Skytime has introduced a new “First Step” alternative to its Flight Commitment program.
May 5, 2008 - 6:56 AM
Passengers on Delta AirElite, the business-jet charter subsidiary of Delta Air Lines, can now earn frequent-flier segments that can be used on the company’
May 5, 2008 - 6:40 AM
A former marketing executive at fractional aircraft provider Bombardier Flexjet has established Fractional Insider, a company that he promises will provide