Charter Charter and Fractional

News and issues concerning the aviation charter industry and markets, including company announcements, regulations, new developments and labor issues.

Aug 25, 2009 - 10:17 AM
Charter/management company Sunset Aviation LLC officially changed its name to Solairus Aviation early last month.
Jul 28, 2009 - 11:07 AM
Despite the recession, charter and management firm Masterjet, headquartered in Lisbon, Portugal, is adding three aircraft to its managed fleet of Dassault
Jul 28, 2009 - 8:19 AM
Qatar Airways is getting into the private charter business with the launch of its Qatar Executive subsidiary.
Jul 28, 2009 - 7:27 AM
Egyptian charter operator Smart Aviation is preparing to take delivery of the first two Cessna Citation Sovereigns to be certified for medical evacuation w
Jul 28, 2009 - 5:12 AM
Royal Jet and Arabasco launched a joint venture to expand private charter services in Saudi Arabia.
Jul 27, 2009 - 11:21 AM
FAA scrutiny of on-demand Part 135 charter operators may increase following a report issued July 13 by the Department of Transportation’s Office of Inspect
Jul 27, 2009 - 11:09 AM
XOJet launched a national network of “fare on-demand” rates for aircraft charter service starting at $12,000 on more than 15,000 dedicated routes.
Jul 27, 2009 - 10:40 AM
Britain’s Royal Household and Ministry of Defence are evaluating options for providing flights for Queen Elizabeth II and her family beginning April 1 next
Jul 27, 2009 - 10:28 AM
Charter broker Mercury Jet Charter is offering one-way charter rates under its new Mercury Express program.
Jul 27, 2009 - 7:39 AM
Joseph Singh, former director of charters for the now-defunct charter operator Platinum Jet, pleaded guilty on July 7 to “a conspiracy to defraud charter c