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 - 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.
May 7, 2008 - 4:31 AM
Six pilots–all previously employed by the former fractional operator Raytheon Travel Air of Wichita before its March 21 merger with Flight Options of Cleve
May 6, 2008 - 11:23 AM
Competition in the fractional-ownership market is intense, and the players are constantly changing.
May 6, 2008 - 11:07 AM
On behalf of the approximately 575 Flight Options pilots, the International Brotherhood of Teamsters Local 1108 last week filed for mediation with the Nati
May 6, 2008 - 10:59 AM
Eclipse 500 air-taxi operator DayJet has “reduced its employee base across most areas of its business,” according to president and CEO Ed Iacobucci in a st
May 6, 2008 - 10:53 AM
PlaneSense, the Manchester, N.H.-based fractional ownership provider launched in 1996 by parent company Alpha Flying, continues to expand.
May 6, 2008 - 10:00 AM
The final day of the NBAA convention in Orlando, Fla., last month opened to gray clouds and gathering rain.
May 6, 2008 - 9:20 AM
It will probably be another six months before the FAA issues its final rule to regulate fractional aircraft ownership operations under new Part 91 Subpart