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 5, 2008 - 6:40 AM
A former marketing executive at fractional aircraft provider Bombardier Flexjet has established Fractional Insider, a company that he promises will provide
May 5, 2008 - 6:28 AM
The fractional aircraft industry has been involved in just seven non-fatal accidents since 1986, the year that this segment of aviation is considered to ha
May 5, 2008 - 6:04 AM
The rate of pilot hiring this year by five major fractional aircraft ownership providers–CitationShares, Flexjet, Flight Options, NetJets and Corporate Air
May 1, 2008 - 12:07 PM
The “Strong Union” leaders who helped NetJets pilots obtain an industry-leading contract three years ago resigned from the local representing the fractiona
Apr 30, 2008 - 9:15 AM
A group of former JetBlue executives has launched a new charter operation designed around the Phenom 100.
Apr 30, 2008 - 9:10 AM
NetJets will remain in Columbus, Ohio, despite fierce competition from cities such as Raleigh, N.C.; Orlando, Fla.; and Fort Worth, Texas.
Apr 28, 2008 - 9:17 AM
Two new companies have invested in HIG Transport Holdings, the holding company that owns Cleveland-based fractional-share provider Flight Options.
Apr 24, 2008 - 11:05 AM
A group of former JetBlue executives this week launched an operation designed around the Embraer Phenom 100.
Apr 23, 2008 - 7:21 AM
As the financial community has been shaken by the downfall of Enron and Worldcom, so has the aviation charter industry been rattled by the demise of one of
Apr 23, 2008 - 6:34 AM
In recent weeks, Sens.