Charter & Fractional

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

Jan 18, 2008 - 5:42 AM
Since its launch two months ago, CharterAuction.com said its block-charter auction program has offered 50-percent or greater savings over competing fractio
Jan 18, 2008 - 5:34 AM
Indigo chairman and CEO Peter Pappas made it clear last month that actions by New Jersey Gov.
Jan 18, 2008 - 5:29 AM
Indigo originally launched its “regular and frequent” business aircraft service between Chicago Midway Airport and Teterboro Airport in New Jersey with a F
Jan 17, 2008 - 11:35 AM
Conceding that the seniority system put in place late last year following the merger of fractional aircraft ownership companies Travel Air and Flight Optio
Jan 17, 2008 - 10:17 AM
Charter operator Marlin Air of Belleville, Mich., filed a lawsuit seeking $1 million from the University of Michigan (UM) after the college terminated its
Jan 17, 2008 - 6:23 AM
As he does every year in his annual report, Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett gave his frank and folksy description of how his company’s many holdings
Jan 17, 2008 - 5:53 AM
Bombardier Aerospace has launched Skyjet Europe, in which customers are charged a fixed hourly rate only for the hours flown with no positioning costs.
Jan 16, 2008 - 6:28 AM
The business-jet fractional-ownership fleet continues to grow at a phenomenal rate and now accounts for more than 60 percent of total industry backlog, ref
Jan 16, 2008 - 6:23 AM
February 17 will see the launch of scheduled business aircraft services linking Geneva, London and Paris.
Jan 15, 2008 - 10:21 AM
Due to increasing customer demand, fractional aircraft provider NetJets Europe yesterday said it has worked with aircraft manufacturers to accelerate deliv