Charter & Fractional

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

Mar 12, 2009 - 9:43 AM
JetDirect Aviation has now placed two of its subsidiary companies into bankruptcy.
Mar 10, 2009 - 12:09 PM
Two of the six people arrested and charged in connection with the 2005 Platinum Jet Management Challenger 600 crash at Teterboro (N.J.) Airport entered not
Mar 5, 2009 - 11:27 AM
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Mar 4, 2009 - 9:36 AM
Revenues at Berkshire Hathaway’s services group–which includes fractional provider NetJets and flight-training provider FlightSafety International–were $8.
Feb 27, 2009 - 12:12 PM
As happens in every significant downturn, corporate squeamishness about owning business jets climbs while used aircraft languish on brokers’ ramps.
Feb 27, 2009 - 11:52 AM
PlaneSense, Alpha Flying’s Pilatus PC-12 fractional aircraft ownership program, has added seven airports in the Bahamas to its primary operating area.
Feb 27, 2009 - 11:26 AM
Bombardier Flexjet on February 3 launched a round-trip pricing program that reduces the cost of one- or two-day round trips for owners committed to at leas
Feb 27, 2009 - 11:24 AM
Middle East-based executive charter operator Rizon Jet has bucked the downturn in new business aircraft sales by placing a firm order for four Bombardier L
Feb 27, 2009 - 11:04 AM
Boston-based charter broker Magellan Jets last month launched its Voyager Program, which entitles members to guaranteed hourly rates on various aircraft; a
Feb 27, 2009 - 11:02 AM
Citing changes in the economy, charter management firm FirstFlight has sold its West Coast division less than a year after launching it.