Charter & Fractional

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

Dec 11, 2007 - 11:40 AM
On Friday, NetJets pilots overwhelmingly supported a major amendment and extension to their collective-bargaining agreement between NetJets Aviation and Te
Dec 4, 2007 - 12:05 PM
JetBird, Europe’s planned new low-cost charter service, has raised €21 million ($31 million) in fresh capital through an oversubscribed private placement o
Dec 4, 2007 - 11:54 AM
Flight Options late Friday simultaneously announced its finalized acquisition by Miami-based private equity firm H.I.G.
Nov 27, 2007 - 11:57 AM
Mansour Ojjeh and his brother Aziz are principals of Luxembourg-based TAG Group Holdings, which they inherited from their father, Akram Ojjeh, upon his dea
Nov 27, 2007 - 11:36 AM
The NetJets Aviation (NJA) pilots, represented by IBT Local 1108, are currently voting on an “interest-based bargaining” proposal that was struck between m
Nov 27, 2007 - 9:26 AM
A Kansas District Court judge has dismissed a complaint by a pilot against fractional ownership operator Raytheon Travel Air.
Nov 27, 2007 - 8:36 AM
According to the Orlando Sentinel, state and local officials are drafting an incentive package to lure fractional provider NetJets to Orlando, Fla.
Nov 27, 2007 - 8:21 AM
The pilot hiring rate this year by fractional ownership operators is slightly lower than last year’s rates, according to figures compiled by AIR Inc.
Nov 27, 2007 - 7:07 AM
With the beginning of this month marking the halfway point in the 90-day public comment period on the FAA’s notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) to regulat
Nov 27, 2007 - 7:00 AM
Rifton Aviation Services, an FBO at Stewart International Airport in Newburgh, N.Y., has received FAR Part 135 authority to conduct U.S.