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 7, 2008 - 9:32 AM
Demand for executive aircraft charter continues to be softened by depressed trading activity in the financial community, which has previously been a core m
May 7, 2008 - 9:28 AM
Orbit Communications, the third-largest provider of satellite TV, bought at auction the software and other assets of defunct and its AirChar
May 7, 2008 - 9:24 AM
A group of brokers have formed the Air Charter Professionals Association (ACPA) to define a set of standards and a code of ethics for their industry.
May 7, 2008 - 9:11 AM
Two separate turboprop fractional operations have not done well.
May 7, 2008 - 7:44 AM
NetJets owner Warren Buffett told <em>The Wall Street Journal</em> he expects fractional sales will double in Europe to 200 shareowners this year, although
May 7, 2008 - 7:42 AM
Integrating pilot seniority, one of the thorniest issues created when fractional-operator Flight Options acquired Raytheon Travel Air earlier this year, ha
May 7, 2008 - 7:37 AM
With the recent receipt of an FAR Part 145 repair station certificate, Fort Lauderdale, Fla.-based Hop-A-Jet is now offering maintenance to outside custome
May 7, 2008 - 7:30 AM
Delta Aero-Taxi plans to start a fractional aircraft ownership operation in Europe with the new Citation Mustang.
May 7, 2008 - 7:27 AM
Flight Options, the Cleveland-based provider of fractional-ownership shares in pre-owned business jets, has started to explore the possibility of developin
May 7, 2008 - 7:09 AM
Nimbus Group, the Fort Lauderdale, Fla.