Charter & Fractional

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

Aug 7, 2007 - 12:25 PM
VLJ air-taxi start-up DayJet of Delray Beach, Fla., announced today that it had secured $140 million in debt financing, which it will use to buy its fleet
Aug 1, 2007 - 7:13 AM
JetDirect has expanded its fleet to more than 130 aircraft and increased its regional operating bases to nine with the acquisition of Sunset Aviation, a No
Aug 1, 2007 - 6:52 AM
Even though “ATXA” looks as if it belongs on the New York Stock Exchange ticker, add it to your lexicon of GA lobbying groups.
Jul 31, 2007 - 12:14 PM
Bexair, the Bahrain-based executive charter firm, is set to take the size of its fleet into double digits with an order for a new Bombardier Challenger 605
Jul 31, 2007 - 9:50 AM
Continuing its efforts to crack down on loopholes in its oversight of Part 135 charter operators, the FAA is conducting mandatory special emphasis inspecti
Jul 31, 2007 - 9:14 AM
<i>In recent years the charter industry has drawn unwanted attention, as high-profile accidents have prompted the FAA to train a microscope on the industry
Jul 31, 2007 - 9:08 AM
A new service designed in part by former Avantair chairman Al Rapetti seeks to align charter operators under one roof to maximize revenue, fill seats and a
Jul 30, 2007 - 12:21 PM
Fractional operator Flight Options has expanded into the realm of aircraft management.
Jul 30, 2007 - 12:18 PM
Six air charter brokers have formed the Air Charter Association of North America (Acana) to improve standards within the broker industry.
Jul 30, 2007 - 12:16 PM
Spain has a new executive charter company in the shape of CorporateJets XXI.