Charter & Fractional

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

Jun 3, 2008 - 10:57 AM
Charter provider ExcelAire has added another Embraer Legacy 600, bringing to three the Long Island, N.Y.-based company’s fleet of the Brazilian-built jets
Jun 3, 2008 - 10:55 AM
The recent launch of Sentient Flight Group’s Privatejets.com and  Virgin Charter introduced a new element to the charter industry: the ability to book
Jun 3, 2008 - 10:52 AM
The Cirrus SR22 has been the world’s best selling single-engine aircraft for five years, with more than 3,000 sold to date.
Jun 2, 2008 - 7:24 AM
Swift Aviation Group first made headlines eight years ago, following an announcement by Embraer that the Phoenix-based charter operator, sales and maintena
Jun 2, 2008 - 7:06 AM
Bombardier’s <strong>Skyjet International</strong> executive aircraft charter program will be in safe hands with proposed new Swiss owner <strong>VistaJet<
May 29, 2008 - 7:30 AM
Charter aircraft operators seem to be weathering the double whammy of a recession and increased aviation security measures with reasonable success, with re
May 29, 2008 - 7:07 AM
Since mid-September, a French operator&nbsp; has been flying the first Embraer ERJ-135 dedicated to charter in Europe.
May 28, 2008 - 8:57 AM
JetLimited, the new fractional aircraft ownership program from Rifton Aviation, believes it sets itself apart from other regional and national frax program
May 27, 2008 - 11:11 AM
Ohio-based Flight Options on Friday closed its maintenance facility at Cleveland Cuyahoga Airport and dismissed about 200 employees, 68 of whom were pilots
May 27, 2008 - 10:43 AM
Jonas Weil, 65, moved to ski resort haven Aspen, Colo., seven years ago and has since become totally disenchanted with flying to and from home on the airli