Charter & Fractional

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

May 15, 2008 - 10:42 AM
With the consummation of the Flight Options/Raytheon Travel Air merger on March 21, the fractional ownership business is “a two-horse race between Flight O
May 15, 2008 - 8:06 AM
Before Big Eight basketball teams began competing in the newly formed Big 12 Conference in 1994, their longest league road trip was about 600 mi.
May 15, 2008 - 6:55 AM
Bombardier’s new Flexjet Asia executive charter program began operations on February 22 in a bid to make business aviation more readily available to visiti
May 15, 2008 - 6:02 AM
With regard to liability insurance, answers to the question of “How much is enough?” have always been something of a mystery.
May 15, 2008 - 5:53 AM
A new business aviation terminal was officially opened at Switzerland’s Geneva International Airport last month.
May 15, 2008 - 5:34 AM
Insight into the competitive performances of FlightSafety International and Executive Jet can be found in a candid and personal letter by Berkshire Hathawa
May 15, 2008 - 5:03 AM
Wichita-based Raytheon Travel Air and Cleveland-based Flight Options on March 20 completed their planned merger, first announced December 20, creating the
May 15, 2008 - 4:54 AM
In early February the Nimbus Group of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., announced it had received a “commitment” for $1.2 billion to finance its previously disclosed
May 9, 2008 - 7:46 AM
Times are tough, but you won’t hear a lot of complaints from Universal Jet Services.
May 9, 2008 - 5:04 AM
Shell Aircraft International has signed a multi-year block-charter contract with Rainbow Jet of Beijing, China, under the auspices of Bombardier’s Flexjet