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Charter Broker is the leading magazine for business aviation charter professionals throughout the world, published bimonthly from February to December.

October 2016


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Broker accreditation: raising standards

Over time the ad hoc air charter industry has ceded to the demands of its major participants to improve the quality of business transacted by those involved in the operational side. Regulation has had a positive effect on safety....

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Vigilance, not complacency

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Alam pioneers change in the Canadian private aviation industry

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Asian Sky Group developments include arrival of Ba

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Investors in People recognition for Hunt & Palmer PLC

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Air Partner expands New York office as it strengthens US offering

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ARGUS offers broker discounts with Mountfitchet Risk Solutions

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Charter operator news in this issue: Executive Aviation Services moves to 51 North  |   Angel MedFlight achieves elite status with care certifications  |   Flexjet acquires Flairjet  |   RVL Group adds three Cessna F406s to its growing charter fleet  |   Clay Lacy and Key Air become one  |   XOJet adds app for real-time bookings  |   Company appointments  |   VistaJet reports strong performance figures  |   Accreditations and certifications  |   Jet Exchange embarks on American adventure  |   Luxaviation signs strategic partnership with Darwin Aviation  |   AirMed International re-accredited by EURAMI   |   NJM lands world speed record  |   Wisconsin Aviation marks longevity  |   AirX Aviation launches US operations  |   Aerocardal sees continued growth  |   A round-up of fleet additions


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The latest charter company job vacancies
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Executive Aircraft Charter BrokersHunt & Palmer14/10/2016


The latest charter broker news releases

Air Charter Service Russia sees signs of return to growth in charter market

27/09/16: Following a steady decline in Russian charter flight volumes over the past two years, leading aircraft charter provider, Air Charter Service, has reported that it is starting to see the shoots of recovery in private jet bookings from its Moscow operation in the last few months.

Stratajet welcomes Jetex to booking platform

26/09/16: Private jet booking platform Stratajet has expanded its service offering by bringing renowned fixed base operator (FBO) Jetex onto its system.

ACC expands into Middle East

21/09/16: Reigate-based aviation company, ACC, has announced the official opening of its Middle East regional office in Dubai this week.

The latest charter operator news releases
Nomad Aviation adds Beechcraft Premier 1 business jet to charter fleet

29/09/16: Nomad Aviation has added a Beechcraft Premier 1 business jet to its charter fleet. The aircraft will be available to customers at the end of September 2016.

Zetta Jet grows fleet with addition of Bombardier Global 6000 Jet featuring industry leading passenger amenities

28/09/16: An additional Bombardier Global 6000 jet has joined the fleet of fast-growing, Singapore-based charter operator, Zetta Jet. The delivery ceremony took place at Bombardier Business Aircraft's global completion centre in Montréal. This latest Global aircraft to join Zetta Jet's all Global fleet is slated to operate out of Zetta Jet's North America hub in Los Angeles. The first Bombardier jet to feature the latest cabin management system (CMS) and the world's fastest Ka-band high-speed in-flight internet connectivity, Zetta Jet passengers will enjoy a truly modern office environment anywhere they fly. The Global 6000 business jet cabin is specifically designed to provide a highly productive working environment, a key factor in making these aircraft a leading choice for operators worldwide.

Wijet acquires Blink to create world's largest air taxi service

27/09/16: Wijet today announced that it is acquiring Blink to create the world's largest air taxi company, with an enterprise value of 45 million euros. The transaction will see the respective fleets being brought together into the same company and based all across Europe. With the scale that fifteen Cessna Mustang very light jets provides, the true efficiencies of the air taxi service can be realised.