Charter & Fractional

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

Sep 9, 2008 - 11:54 AM
Although the recent economic downturn has led to a drop in charter activity among legitimate business travelers, the head of the U.S.
Sep 9, 2008 - 11:27 AM
British air-taxi operator startup FlairJet yesterday announced plans to enter service next May with a pair of Embraer Phenom 100s.
Sep 5, 2008 - 7:08 AM
While the composite structure, electrical harness and sub-assembly installation for Bombardier’s new Learjet 85 will be done at its Querétaro facility in M
Sep 5, 2008 - 7:05 AM
Noting that “every ounce counts,” Tapis is promoting its Ultraleather as a fuel saver.
Sep 5, 2008 - 7:04 AM
Texas Aviation Services has been awarded a fourth contract from the police department of Tampa, Fla., to modify one of the city’s new law enforcement helic
Sep 5, 2008 - 6:45 AM
The Scottish firm of Andrew Muirhead & Son is introducing a luxury leather called Arisaig, named after a section of Scotland’s west coast renowned for
Sep 5, 2008 - 6:37 AM
According to Jeff Zacharius, president of Savannah Air Center, the new 101,000-sq-ft completion hangar that opened in February is already at near capacity
Sep 5, 2008 - 6:10 AM
The charter industry has seen a flurry of acquisitions and mergers in the past year, and by all accounts the activity will continue.
Sep 4, 2008 - 11:10 AM
The FAA Eastern Region counsel’s office is trying to find out if employees of the former Sentient Jet Holdings were connected via payroll and other systems
Sep 2, 2008 - 12:05 PM
The break up of Sentient’s jet-card and charter divisions announced on August 13 was finalized over the weekend, according to the two companies involved in