Charter & Fractional
News and issues concerning the aviation charter and fractional-ownership industries and markets, including company announcements, regulations, new developments and labor issues.
NetJets revenues reflected increased sales of fractional aircraft, while FlightSafety’s increase was thanks to increased simulator training activity.
Elit’Avia has a fleet of 15 aircraft that serves clients worldwide.
Indian operators demand security changes after a pilot and mechanic are beaten up by a charter customer.
Sightseeing operator Cayman Islands Helicopters and the local CAA have won an appeal against a local business on the legality of a new helipad.
Mesinger Jet Sales will help Royal Jet with the acquisition of the newer aircraft, as well as disposal of the three older jets.
Fractional expects this year to be even better based on its first-quarter growth during what is normally the company’s slowest season of the year.
Company is evaluating other aircraft for the new services it intends to operate within the state of Maharashtra in the west of India.
Requests for charter flight price quotes have been growing in China by more than 20 percent annually.
Plans call to initially provide charter-management services.
Deal is for pilot, maintenance technician, flight attendant and dispatcher training for Beijing Capital Airlines and Shanghai Deer Jet.