Charter & Fractional

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

Mar 31, 2011 - 1:07 PM
Yesterday’s announcement that <link news/single-news-page/article/sokol-resigns-as-netjets-leader-29237/>NetJets chairman and CEO David Sokol resigned from
Mar 31, 2011 - 5:50 AM
The bankruptcy trustee for debtors associated with <u>JetDirect Aviation</u> filed a complaint on February 20 that could force FBOs, charter operators, mai
Mar 30, 2011 - 2:20 PM
Revenues at Berkshire Hathaway’s “other services” segment–which includes fractional jet provider NetJets and flight-training company FlightSafety Internati
Mar 30, 2011 - 1:57 PM
David Sokol has resigned from his job as chairman of several Berkshire Hathaway-owned companies, including fractional-share provider NetJets.
Mar 30, 2011 - 1:40 PM
As they start to see growing demand, fractional aircraft providers are beginning to recall furloughed pilots to fill cockpit vacancies.
Mar 30, 2011 - 7:10 AM
Lufthansa Private Jets confirmed the relaunch of its partnership with NetJets Europe, following the closure of its Swiss Private Aviation subsidiary.
Mar 28, 2011 - 10:45 AM
<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
Mar 24, 2011 - 12:20 PM
Middle East business aviation support group Nexus is relocating its main operations center to Saudi Arabia in response to violent political upheaval in Bah
Mar 24, 2011 - 12:18 PM
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
Mar 17, 2011 - 10:20 AM
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