Charter & Fractional
News and issues concerning the aviation charter and fractional-ownership industries and markets, including company announcements, regulations, new developments and labor issues.
Gama Aviation is one of the first operators to receive the recognition.
European low-cost airline Ryanair has converted a Boeing 737-700 into a 60-seat all-business-class charter configuration.
Twinjet sustained “minor damage to the wing leading edges” after colliding with runway lights during its landing roll on snow-contaminated runway.
After starting service last summer, Beacon ceased operations at the end of January.
The management of Flexjet and FlightOptions indicated that a pilot seniority list drawn up by the Teamsters union may be illegal.
JetSmarter members pay annual dues of $9,000 for access to free empty-leg flights and shuttle services.
With the purchase, the General Dynamics subsidiary will add 45, mainly large-cabin, business jets to its aircraft management and charter division.
The charter company had its strongest year ever during 2015.
FlightPartner introduces new V2 version of its online charter marketplace software
Private flight provider VistaJet this week launched its new app, allowing customers to book services such as catering.