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 6, 2015 - 7:28 AM
NetJets kicks off mediation, while both NetJets and Flexjet have faced union lawsuits.
May 4, 2015 - 12:28 PM
As a result of prolonged negotiations, 98 percent of the pilots recently voted “no confidence” in NetJets CEO Jordan Hansell.
May 4, 2015 - 12:00 PM
Decline in NetJets’ fuel surcharge income was substantially offset by lower fuel expense, resulting in a minimal impact on profits.
May 1, 2015 - 11:32 AM
Private charters were a significant contributor to strong financial results at Air Charter Service.
Apr 30, 2015 - 12:39 PM
MexJet fractional program allows customers to buy a package of 200 flight hours that can be used over a five-year period.
Apr 30, 2015 - 11:58 AM
Without knowledge or approval of NetJets, a team member undertook efforts on his own to blog and Tweet about the pilots’ union activities and positions.
Apr 29, 2015 - 11:59 AM
Hawker 400XPs will initially fly scheduled charters serving Milwaukee, Indianapolis and Pittsburgh.
Apr 28, 2015 - 9:46 PM
Flexjet works to transition former Learjet 85 customers into a new model as it prepares to take delivery of its first Gulfstreams.
Apr 28, 2015 - 10:42 AM
IBT endorses lawsuit, saying pilots were illegally harassed and terminated for seeking unionization.
Apr 23, 2015 - 9:05 AM
The Challenger 350 joins the Global 5000 in VistaJet's U.S. service offerings.