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 15, 2009 - 10:59 AM
Farnborough, UK-based air-taxi service Blink recently took delivery of three more Cessna Citation Mustangs and now has four of the very light jets in servi
Dec 30, 2008 - 4:09 AM
The roll-out of ExecuJet Aviation’s new Simply Fly lease-based alternative to fractional ownership, block charter and traditional aircraft management has b
Dec 30, 2008 - 4:08 AM
The first private aircraft hangar certified to the platinum level by the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) green building rating system
Dec 30, 2008 - 4:06 AM
Piaggio Avanti fractional provider Avantair said it logged a record number of flights during the Thanksgiving holiday (November 25 to 30), “in sharp contra
Dec 29, 2008 - 9:44 AM
The Trump Organization and Sentient Flight Group have signed a partnership agreement in which Trump clients will have special access to Sentient’s programs
Dec 29, 2008 - 9:42 AM
Fractional share operator Flight Options has furloughed more than 100 pilots, according to the International Brotherhood of Teamsters Local 1108, which is
Dec 29, 2008 - 7:24 AM
Cessna has delivered the first of two Citation Mustangs to Lebanese charter company Open Sky Aviation.
Dec 29, 2008 - 7:22 AM
Schubach Aviation has introduced the Schubach Jet Card, a premier membership program.
Dec 29, 2008 - 7:20 AM
UK-based executive aircraft charter broker Air Partner has reported a dip in business during the first five weeks of the second quarter of its current fina
Dec 16, 2008 - 11:23 AM
San Carlos, Calif.-based XOJet has laid off “around 20” pilots and some additional operations and sales staff, according to John Magner, the company’s exec