Charter & Fractional

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

Digital rendering of Lilium Pioneer Edition eVTOL in flight over city
Dec 5, 2022 - 7:57 AM
Volare will buy up to 20 of the Pioneer Edition executive version of the Lilium Jet and will operate charter flights in the UK and provide maintenance.
Vertis Aviation CEO Jeff Emmenis is optimistic about bizav in Africa.
Dec 5, 2022 - 2:23 AM
Swiss aircraft charter firm Vertis Aviation has seen growth from customers in Africa.
NasJet Embraer Legacy 600
Dec 5, 2022 - 12:01 AM
Charter demand has increased exponentially in the Kingdom and there are not enough aircraft in the market to meet demand.
Dec 1, 2022 - 9:46 AM
The fractional ownership company that was once an exclusive HondaJet operator has taken delivery of its first two Phenom 300 business jets.
Hospital support dogs Loki and Natasha observe the pilots in the cockpit
Nov 30, 2022 - 4:02 PM
Flexjet provided transport for a pair of specially-trained hospital patient support dogs, furthering its partnership with University Hospitals.
Krimson Aviation CEO Dawit Lemma is preparing for business aviation growth opportunities in East Africa, including plans for a new FBO.
Nov 30, 2022 - 3:00 AM
The warring parties reportedly called a truce in Ethiopia’s civil war on November 2.
Cabin of Planet Nine Gulfstream GIV-SP
Nov 29, 2022 - 10:33 AM
Founded in 2018, on-demand charter provider Planet Nine has added the 30th aircraft—a Gulfstream GIV-SP—to its managed fleet.
NetJets Bombardier Global 8000 in flight
Nov 29, 2022 - 9:53 AM
NetJets will start to build its Bombardier Global 8000 fleet with a firm order for four of the type valued at $312 million.
Passengers boarding Wheels Up King Air
Nov 22, 2022 - 9:53 AM
Wheels Up to offer air medical transport benefit to members and their families through a partnership with AirMed.
2022 winners of the Air Charter Association's Air Charter Excellence Awards
Nov 21, 2022 - 12:50 PM
The Air Charter Association announced the nine winners of its 2022 Air Charter Excellence Awards last week at a gala in Brighton, UK.