Charter & Fractional

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

Oct 23, 2008 - 12:10 PM
Virgin Charter today announced that it has partnered with global travel management company Radius, which will use the online marketplace to find and book c
Oct 23, 2008 - 12:09 PM
JetDirect Aviation, the former charter arm of the now-defunct Sentient Jet Holdings, laid off approximately 20 employees this week.
Oct 23, 2008 - 12:05 PM
London, Ontario-based OurPlane–a fractional provider of “new light aircraft,” including Cirrus SR22 piston singles and one Eclipse 500–today made a bid to
Oct 21, 2008 - 11:53 AM
NTSB Administrative Law Judge William Pope II on Friday reversed an FAA emergency order of revocation issued in June that grounded Punta Gorda, Fla.-based
Oct 16, 2008 - 11:58 AM
London-based aircraft charter broker Air Partner has reported strong growth in both sales and profits for its fiscal year that ended on July 31.
Oct 16, 2008 - 11:55 AM
Charter broker Jet One Jets is seeking more than $60 million in compensatory and punitive damages from Halcyon Jet Holdings and brokerage firm Halcyon Jets
Oct 14, 2008 - 12:16 PM
Air-taxi operators employing technically advanced aircraft (TAA) and very light jets (VLJs) are upbeat about their futures, even in the face of DayJet’s de
Oct 14, 2008 - 11:43 AM
The charter industry is increasingly optimistic, according to two charter brokerage firms.
Oct 7, 2008 - 9:40 AM
Magellan Jets announced launch of its Voyager private jet program, which deducts flight costs from a $250,000 membership fee.
Oct 7, 2008 - 9:35 AM
Despite its well-known brand name, Virgin Charter has not been immune to the economic downturn.