Charter & Fractional

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

September 15, 2022, 10:30 AM

Volato Spreads Its Wings with Gulfstream G280 Order

Light Jet operator Volato will bring a new, larger platform into its fractional fleet with an order from Gulfstream.

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Businessman on smartphone with business jet model in background
Sep 27, 2022 - 10:35 AM
Luxaviation's real-time travel management platform enables clients to oversee all aspects of their flight.
Partial image of a business jet
Sep 23, 2022 - 9:25 AM
Demand for the card has prompted the charter broker to revive it.
Jetex line service technician refueling business aircraft
Sep 20, 2022 - 12:30 PM
The new software integration can use current fuel prices at the departure and destination airports to provide their customers with more accurate quotes.
float-equipped de Havilland Canada Turbine Otter, N725TH landing on water
Sep 19, 2022 - 12:20 PM
Witnesses who observed the De Havilland DHC-3 Turbine Otter plunge into Mutiny Bay, Washington, on September 4 said it was in a near-vertical descent.
Portrait of Andy Priester
Sep 15, 2022 - 5:19 PM
The two, family-owned aircraft management and charter companies expect improved scale and efficiencies with the acquisition.
Digital rendering of Eviation Alice in flight over coastal islands
Sep 15, 2022 - 12:27 PM
Miami-based aircraft charter and cargo company GlobalX signed a letter of intent to purchase 50 all-electric Eviation Alice aircraft.
float-equipped de Havilland Canada Turbine Otter, N725TH landing on water
Sep 15, 2022 - 12:04 PM
The NTSB is collecting the wreckage of the float-equipped de Havilland Canada Turbine Otter that crashed into Puget Sound, Washington, on September 4.
Partial image of Gulfstream business jet
Sep 15, 2022 - 11:44 AM
An analysis based on 3,687 rate quotes from customers using JetASAP's app shows a decline in hourly charter rates between June and August.
Gulfstream G280 in flight
Sep 15, 2022 - 10:30 AM
Light Jet operator Volato will bring a new, larger platform into its fractional fleet with an order from Gulfstream.
The UK's King Charles III arrived in Edinburgh in a Legacy 600 aircraft.
Sep 12, 2022 - 9:23 AM
The UK government is asking foreign leaders to take commercial flights to Queen Elizabeth's funeral, with London's Heathrow Airport closed to private jets.