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 23, 2017, 6:29 AM

PlaneSense Gears Up for Launch of Pilatus PC-24

The company has an initial order for six PC-24s, but plans to place an add-on “significant order” as soon as Pilatus reopens the order book next year.

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Flexjet FlairJet
Aug 3, 2016 - 12:13 PM
Flexjet will operate aircraft under Birmingham Airport-based FlairJet’s UK CAA Air Operator Certificate (AOC) in Europe.
Jul 28, 2016 - 11:04 AM
Aircraft are being updated with recovered taupe and coal leather seats, refinished cabin panels, leather cabin drink rails and other “luxury options."
VistaJet Global 6000
Jul 27, 2016 - 2:38 PM
This accomplishment comes on the heels of a 23-percent rise in global flight traffic in the first half.
Jul 27, 2016 - 11:11 AM
NetJets introduced new incentives with price breaks on longer flights for Challenger 350 and Global customers.
Jul 20, 2016 - 11:36 AM
joins a small but growing number of Part 135 operators authorized to fly commercial flights to the island nationJet Aviation joins
Jul 11, 2016 - 11:18 AM
Starting in September, Blss Jet provide individually ticketed seats, between New York's Westchester County Airport and London Biggin Hill.
Surf Air Europe
Jul 8, 2016 - 7:48 PM
Surf Air's new European service begins in the fall, and flights will be flown by TAG Aviation (UK).
Jul 7, 2016 - 12:59 PM
The father-and-son investment firm became involved with Executive AirShare in 2013 as a shareowner.
Jul 7, 2016 - 10:07 AM
Deliveries of the fly-by-wire midsize jets to AirSprint will begin as soon as the aircraft is awarded type certification by Transport Canada.
Jul 5, 2016 - 8:00 AM
PlaneSense's fractional ownership fleet will have 40 aircraft by the end of this year.