Charter & Fractional

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

Aug 7, 2008 - 12:46 PM
On-demand air-taxi firm SATSair on Tuesday signed a letter of intent with Cirrus Design to add five Cirrus Vision SJ50 jet singles to its fleet.
Aug 7, 2008 - 12:44 PM
Sentient Flight Group on Tuesday announced organizational changes as part of a refocusing of its long-term business plan.
Aug 6, 2008 - 9:30 AM
On July 24, the FAA issued an emergency order of revocation to LAB Flying Service of Juneau, Alaska, effectively shutting down the 52-year-old air carrier,
Aug 6, 2008 - 5:41 AM
Tour de France cycling champion Lance Armstrong received a hero’s welcome as he boarded his NetJets aircraft after winning the race in Paris for a historic
Aug 6, 2008 - 5:22 AM
Buyers looking for 100 to 200 hours of lift per year might be interested in a program called OwnershipPlus from Contrail Aviation of Baltimore.
Aug 5, 2008 - 8:29 AM
The Los Angeles board of airport commissioners, the agency that oversees several airports in the metropolitan area, announced last month it was suing chart
Aug 4, 2008 - 11:20 AM
Club Airways, the European scheduled business jet service, is broadening its fleet beyond Learjet 45s and is also rethinking its planned route network.
Aug 4, 2008 - 8:22 AM
What is fractional ownership in Europe? Judging by the way the concept has morphed since it started to appear in the continent during the second half of th
Aug 4, 2008 - 8:19 AM
The only really successful helicopter fractional operator is not in the U.S.
Aug 4, 2008 - 7:42 AM
Increasing size provides economies of scale for any business, but for fractional operators attaining “critical mass” in terms of fleet size and flight crew