Charter & Fractional
News and issues concerning the aviation charter and fractional-ownership industries and markets, including company announcements, regulations, new developments and labor issues.
Yesterday’s announcement that <link news/single-news-page/article/sokol-resigns-as-netjets-leader-29237/>NetJets chairman and CEO David Sokol resigned from
The bankruptcy trustee for debtors associated with <u>JetDirect Aviation</u> filed a complaint on February 20 that could force FBOs, charter operators, mai
Revenues at Berkshire Hathaway’s “other services” segment–which includes fractional jet provider NetJets and flight-training company FlightSafety Internati
David Sokol has resigned from his job as chairman of several Berkshire Hathaway-owned companies, including fractional-share provider NetJets.
As they start to see growing demand, fractional aircraft providers are beginning to recall furloughed pilots to fill cockpit vacancies.
Lufthansa Private Jets confirmed the relaunch of its partnership with NetJets Europe, following the closure of its Swiss Private Aviation subsidiary.
<b><i>by Charles Alcock</i></b>
Light jets are losing market share in Europe, falling from 32 percent of the continent’s charter market in 2008 to 26 perce
Middle East business aviation support group Nexus is relocating its main operations center to Saudi Arabia in response to violent political upheaval in Bah
The UK government signaled its intention yesterday to start taxing business-jet passengers in a process that would mirror the country’s existing airline pa
As the situation in Japan worsens following last week’s triple disaster of a 9.0 earthquake, a tsunami and the steadily deteriorating status of a major nuc