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 23, 2017, 6:29 AM

PlaneSense Gears Up for Launch of Pilatus PC-24

The company has an initial order for six PC-24s, but plans to place an add-on “significant order” as soon as Pilatus reopens the order book next year.

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Feb 5, 2009 - 11:08 AM
Five executives and a pilot associated with now-defunct Platinum Jet Management have been charged in connection with the 2005 crash of a Challenger 600 fol
Jan 29, 2009 - 5:07 AM
Two U.S.-based companies have launched online networks that allow customers to book flights with other private jet users and share the cost of their flight
Jan 29, 2009 - 5:06 AM
Newly launched PrivateJet Share.com allows travelers to buy and sell individual seats on chartered aircraft.
Jan 29, 2009 - 4:19 AM
Virgin Charter has had its fair share of ups and downs over the past few months.
Jan 29, 2009 - 4:08 AM
Regional fractional share operator Executive AirShare (EAS) announced that it will be selling Phenom 100 shares for $299,500 for a one-sixteenth share with
Jan 28, 2009 - 7:42 AM
JetDirect Aviation will sell its wholly owned aircraft charter subsidiaries Sunset Aviation and Presidential Jets to their original ownership groups and ha
Jan 28, 2009 - 7:39 AM
To adapt to current economic conditions, Dallas-based fractional provider Bombardier Flexjet last month unveiled two new jet-card products.
Jan 28, 2009 - 7:37 AM
Executive charter firm Empire Aviation has started operating a pair of Cessna 208 Grand Caravans on scheduled flights connecting Abu Dhabi International Ai
Jan 28, 2009 - 7:16 AM
European low-cost air-taxi pioneer Blink has taken delivery of three more Cessna Citation Mustangs.
Jan 27, 2009 - 10:14 AM
By the end of next month, JetDirect Aviation expects to close a deal with a private-equity firm “with significant private aviation experience” that will se