Charter & Fractional

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

Jul 22, 2008 - 11:31 AM
Lufthansa subsidiary Swiss International Airlines on Thursday took over Zurich-based Servair Private Charter for an undisclosed amount and said it will int
Jul 22, 2008 - 11:27 AM
Cleveland-based fractional provider Flight Options yesterday named Kenn Ricci chairman and Mike Silvestro CEO, replacing former CEO S.
Jul 14, 2008 - 8:00 AM
Bombardier’s Flexjet Asia executive charter network is expected to begin operations during the second quarter.
Jul 9, 2008 - 9:19 AM
Despite the current economic downturn, French charter operator Leadair Unijet is rejuvenating its fleet.
Jul 8, 2008 - 1:23 PM
Charter volume is dropping significantly in some markets, according to information provided to <strong>AIN</strong> by charter industry insiders.
Jul 8, 2008 - 12:32 PM
NetJets pilots this week overwhelmingly voted to switch union representation from the International Brotherhood of Teamsters to the NetJets Association of
Jul 8, 2008 - 8:49 AM
The UFH, the French helicopter association, is studying how to relaunch scheduled flights among Paris heliport, a helipad in La Défense business district a
Jul 8, 2008 - 8:48 AM
France-based operator Azur Hélicoptère is considering offering helicopter connections between Lyon Saint Exupéry airport and the city’s convention center,
Jul 8, 2008 - 6:23 AM
If the FAA’s crackdown on charter operational control has taught operators anything, it’s that the number of compliance items that a Part 135 certificate h
Jul 7, 2008 - 10:46 AM
This year–as in years past– Farnborough attendees can expect a frustrating trip to the show, with gridlock between the venue and the M3 a near certainty.