Charter & Fractional

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

Fountain and Associates’ most recent upgrade to its iIS-BAO Audit Protocol software now enables adding EASA regulatory requirements and materials to its database.
Oct 30, 2016 - 12:30 PM
The iIS-BAO software by Fountain and Associates makes complying with audit requirements much simpler.
Eric Walden, grandson of FlightSafety International founder Al Ueltschi, has found a niche as a TBM 850 charter operator.
Oct 28, 2016 - 4:15 PM
Eric Walden switched careers from flying business jets to running his own business operating a TBM 850.
Oct 27, 2016 - 1:16 PM
To attain certification, Victor completed an on-site audit where Argus deemed the charter provider knowledgeable on industry regulations and standards.
Oct 27, 2016 - 12:37 PM
IBT Local 1108 filed a motion for contempt and injunctive relief against Flexjet and Flight Options.
Oct 26, 2016 - 1:15 PM
The Malta-based company has more than doubled its fleet in three years, going from 32 jets at the end of 2013 to the current 70.
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Oct 24, 2016 - 11:00 AM
QS Partners will help clients to buy or sell whole aircraft.
Oct 19, 2016 - 10:35 AM
Operations will initially be centered on western Europe and that the company would use the Beechcraft King Air 350i.
Oct 17, 2016 - 10:00 AM
CBAA said that its Subpart 703 on-demand air-taxi members will be “severely” affected by Transport Canada’s impending proposed flight and duty time rules.
Oct 13, 2016 - 11:34 AM
FAA believes that this proposed rule would mitigate incidents of “unprofessional pilot behavior" and thus "would reduce pilot errors."
Oct 10, 2016 - 12:38 PM
The Down-Route app also allows flight crew to find and book hotels while traveling.