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  Charter - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Charters were issued in medieval times by Royal decree, perhaps giving a particular town the right to hold a weekly market, or to levy a toll on a road or bridge.
A charter is a legally binding document incorporating an organization or institution and specifying its purpose, remit or bylaws.
A charter colony is a type of colony that was established by a group of settlers that received a charter.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Charter   (384 words)

 Charter airline - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In the context of mass tourism, charter flights have acquired the more specific meaning of a flight whose sole function is to transport holidaymakers to tourist destinations.
Although charter airlines typically carry passengers who have booked individually or as small groups to beach resorts, historic towns, or cities where a cruise ship is awaiting them, sometimes an aircraft will be chartered by a single group such as members of a company, a sports team, or the military.
The economics of charter flights demand that the flights should operate on the basis of near 100% seat occupancy, and the standard of seating and service may be lower than on scheduled airlines (though this is by no means always the case).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Charter_airline   (557 words)

 Charter airline: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Air tindi is a charter and scheduled airline based at yellowknife in the northwest territories of canada....
British caledonian was an airline formed from the merger in 1970 of british united airways and caledonian airways....
Hapag-lloyd airlines (in german, hapag-lloyd fluggessellschaft mbh) is a charter airline based in germany....
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/c/ch/charter_airline.htm   (1646 words)

 Charter airline - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
However tickets are not sold directly by the charter airline, but by holiday companies who have chartered the flight (sometimes in a consortium with other companies).
Many airlines operating regular scheduled services have set up charter divisions, though these have not always proved competitive with the specialist charter companies.
In addition, some cargo airlines occasinally carry a few charter passengers on their jets.
www.selma.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Charter_airline   (561 words)

 Aargus Air Charter - On-Demand Charter - Passenger and Cargo
We cannot say that a passenger would never experience an unexpected delay on a charter, as we are subject to the same air traffic and mechanical regulations as the airlines, but we do not face many of the other delay factors that they are subject to.
Air charter costs are based on miles flown, not the number of passengers, enabling us to fly three or more for the same cost as one.
The charter aircraft experience also "puts you in the sky" much more vividly that an airliner; instead of that little 9"x11" view of the world (if you have a window seat) you get in an airliner, you have almost a 320° panoramic view of the flight.
www.aargusair.com /benefits.htm   (867 words)

 Services :: Charter Airfare; Corporate Air Charter Airline; Business Jets   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Charter flights are tailored to your schedule as opposed to an airline schedule.
When a customer charters an aircraft, there are no missed flights if you are delayed in an important meeting or just held up in city traffic.
Charter allows you to develop a strong, personalized relationship with an operator that has your best interest in mind.
www.lyonaviation.com /charter.html   (523 words)

 The Airline Charter Operation
It is a unique operation and varies dramatically from the scheduled airline.
The scheduled airline pilot may do the odd night stop on short haul routes and spend most nights at home.
The Charter Pilot may do only one long round trip in a day to perhaps Turkey Cyprus Greece or Canary Islands.
www.avsim.com /geoffschool/charterops.htm   (681 words)

 The Lancaster News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Callahan said the charter service's customers include business travelers and those who may be traveling to vacation homes, which represent 25 percent of the company's business.
The charter service also manages aircraft for owners who may not be using their aircraft regularly, managing Federal Aviation Administration "red tape" and doing maintenance, Callahan said.
The charter planes are vital to the airport, because, for example, the Nashville-based charter buys 600 gallons of fuel from the Lancaster airport, a lot more than the 20 to 40 gallons most of the small planes at the airport require.
www.thelancasternews.com /articles/2005/08/09/news/news03_charter.txt   (484 words)

 JS Online: New rules rile charter airline owners
Wisconsin charter airplane operators are confused and upset by new security rules contained in a secret document from the federal government.
Charter operators have until Aug. 19 to forward written comments to federal authorities, giving recommendations on the rules, he said.
Charter operators are expected to call municipal police or county sheriff's deputies to airports to search baggage and passengers before they board planes, Taylor said.
www.jsonline.com /news/ozwash/aug02/64136.asp   (695 words)

 Private Charter Airline, Private Air Charter Operator   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
It's one thing for an airline to claim that they have an impeccable safety record, yet quite another for an independent auditor to confirm it.
While concerns over airport security increase, your private charter operator should be able to provide you with detailed documentation of measures taken to ensure your security.
For example, it's not uncommon for frequent private charter fliers to consider aircraft ownership and need a company to help manage their aircraft.
www.jetride.com /PC_Why/How.asp   (344 words)

 FLIGHTONTIME.info - Charter Airline Delays & Punctuality in the UK
Average delays for the eight major UK charter airlines we analyse were up by 20% on the summer 2004 performance, which itself was a 24% increase on the summer 2003 figure.
First Choice Airways have clinched the top spot in UK charter airline punctuality for the first time, having come close in third place in both summer 2004 and summer 2002, and having only narrowly missed out in second place in summer 2003.
It is fitting to award the airline which operated more charter flights on-time than any other analysed carrier in this category, with the "Most Improved UK Charter Airline" accolade in recognition of their significant increase in on-time performance.
www.flightontime.info /charter/charter.html   (587 words)

 NASCAR.com - Roush purchases small charter airline fleet - April 18, 2001
Roush struck a deal with an Indiana billionaire who was looking to unload his charter service, acquiring his fleet of three 727 jets and retaining three veteran pilots.
The planes were built as luxury charters for professional sports teams and corporate junkets, thus seat only 50.
Half of the group returned after the race on the private planes and the rest were booked on large charters shared with other race teams.
www.nascar.com /2001/NEWS/cnnsi/04/18/roush_fish   (743 words)

 Air Charter Service airline support
Our charter experience and knowledge of the aviation industry as a whole ensures that we can respond quickly to keep airlines flying.
We are on hand to arrange charters for aircraft parts – large and small – for when an aircraft is grounded due to a fault.
We have key contacts throughout the aviation industry that mean we are ideally placed to support the airline industry.
www.aircharter.co.uk /airline_support.htm   (182 words)

 Little-known charter airline changes focus   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
American Trans Air, long a little-known charter carrier for troops, government missions and package tours, is moving increasingly into the more profitable business of scheduled passenger flights.
The airline does have some hurdles to get over: a fleet loaded with gas-guzzling aircraft, and a name that often brings a blank stare from the public.
The airline plans to maintain some of its charter business, including military assignments, but is moving rapidly toward more scheduled flights.
seattlepi.nwsource.com /business/25194_ata30.shtml   (951 words)

 Aircraft Charter | Charter Airline | Airplane | Airport Charter
Air Charter Team is pleased to announce that we are now offering complete airport-to-airport and ground transportation cargo services utilizing our global network of charter aircraft.
When time is critical, let Air Charter Team Cargo Services coordinate and engineer the most appropriate, cost effective and quickest method for moving your critical materials to where they are needed.
Once your charter is arranged, your charter cargo representative will be available to you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week via a toll free number and email.
www.aircharterteam.com /cargo.php   (269 words)

 USATODAY.com - Israeli government awards New York flights to charter airline   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israir, an Israeli charter airline, is receiving rights to operate regular flights to New York and back, the Tourism Ministry announced Monday.
Israir and other companies have been operating charter flights to New York, and an Israir plane was involved in a near-crash at John F. Kennedy International Airport on July 6.
A passenger Boeing 767 operated by Israir missed a turn onto a taxiway and continued on a runway, apparently coming within 100 feet of a DC-8 cargo jet that was taking off, according to initial reports.
www.usatoday.com /travel/flights/2006-01-17-israel-nyc_x.htm   (323 words)

 Luxury, crewed and bareboat yacht charters company- Boatz 'n Yachtz.
We are an expert luxury, crewed and bareboat yacht charter brokerage offering sail and power boat yachting vacations.
With our vast US and international clientele, your need for leisure, privacy as well as your preference of location and yacht is well understood.
For bareboat charters, a 5% or more discount is always a possibility.
www.boatznyachtz.com   (288 words)

 Aircraft charter Australia Airline, jet, freight, corporate charter in Australia - Alliance Airlines
Alliance is the pre-eminent jet aircraft charter operator in Australia.
The headquarters and maintenance hangar are located at Brisbane International Airport in Queensland (Australia) with bases throughout eastern Australia.
Alliance Airlines, air charter australia specialists in contract charters, adhoc charters australia, aircraft leasing, air freight charter, jet aircraft charter, charter flights, corporate charters australia.
www.allianceairlines.com.au /site_noflash   (127 words)

 Aircraft Charter   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
CHARTERS by: Air Denver is a "Nationwide Air Charter Referral Service" that finds the right aircraft for your charter needs in the least amount of time.
Air Denver has built a comprehensive "Aircraft Locator System" that has pertinent information on over 3,900 charter and airline companies in North America and their 18,000 plus aircraft.
For the customer we provide a confirmation letter which contains all the necessary details for the flight which includes: the description of the aircraft; the company operating the aircraft; the facilities to be used during the charter with directions and phone numbers.
www.airdenver.com /overview.html   (383 words)

 Food Writer Wine Writer Travel Writer - International Food, Wine & Travel Writers Association   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
AB Airlines - serving Berlin, Shannon and Lisbon from London-Gatwick.
Manx Airlines - operating direct flights from the Isle of Man to destinations in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and the Channel Islands.
Polonia Airlines - airplanes and helicopters in East Europe, Asia and Africa.
www.ifwtwa.org /htmlpages/airlink.html   (3318 words)

 Aircraft Charter Services, Worldwide Jet Charter Solutions – Since 1979
Since 1979, Charter Services (CSI) has been providing worldwide air charter, and is the
nation's oldest and largest air charter management company of its kind.
Contact an Air Charter Consultant 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for any air charter flight.
www.airchartertravel.com   (209 words)

 CNN.com - Charter airline barred from releasing Jackson tapes - Nov. 26, 2003
Mark Geragos, lawyer for pop singer Michael Jackson, obtained a temporary restraining order Tuesday against a charter airline that he said secretly videotaped Jackson and him talking on board one of its planes and shopped the tapes to media outlets.
Jackson spokesman Stuart Backerman said the tapes were made Thursday while Geragos and the singer flew from Las Vegas, Nevada, to Santa Barbara, California, where Jackson surrendered to authorities on suspicion of child molestation and was released on $3 million bond.
The restraining order issued by Los Angeles Superior Court Judge David Yaffe prohibits XtraJet, the airline Geragos said placed the cameras aboard the plane, from releasing the tapes until a hearing in December on a permanent injunction, according to a statement from Backerman.
www.cnn.com /2003/LAW/11/25/jackson.case   (972 words)

 Charter Airline Flight   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
They have discovered that charter airline flight services is not a business perk, but a business tool that allows their company to maintain a focused momentum towards long term growth.
Our Charter Directory is comprised of over 35 independently owned and professionally operated Charter Flight service providers throughout North America.
You receive charter quotes directly from the Charter Airlines ensuring you of the best possible pricing and service levels.
www.golfjets.com /charter_airline_flight.htm   (358 words)

 Air Charter Service - Passenger & Business Jet Charter
Specialists in providing all types of aircraft for your private charter requirements...
In the private charter industry we have achieved a superb reputation for the individual service we offer to our customers.
Feel free to call us for more information on our services, or simply fill in the online enquiry form for a quick quote or price indication.
www.aircharter.co.uk   (153 words)

 :: Island Air ::   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Island Air is locally-owned and operated, and has offered custom, on-demand charter service based in Friday Harbor since 1993.
Reserve a charter on the day and time of your choosing and at your convenience.
Feel free to think of us as your own private airline, standing by at your convenience, at quite reasonable fees.
www.sanjuan-islandair.com   (188 words)

 Track Private Charter Flight - Air Charter Network
Whether you are traveling (vacation or business) to Bimini, Bahamas, the outer Islands, Caribbean, Turks and Caicos Islands, United States or South America, your private aircraft charter will get you there safe, secure and on demand.
If the air charter service is a one way via a backhaul using our empty legs, or a round trip air charter, the service you receive is always first class.
LEG SEEK.com has been borne out of our customers interested in finding empty legs or backhaul charters for their one-way flights.
www.legseek.com /pages/flight_tracker.html   (396 words)

 antonov - project cargo, air charter   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Antonov Airlines is the largest operator in the outsize market, holding more world records for heavy lift than any other air cargo provider.
Background information on the company and our history etc can be found in company while the services section carries full details of our fleet.
Since the tsunami, Antonov Airlines has been involved in relief flights to most of...
www.airfoyle.co.uk   (220 words)

 Private Air Charter Company, Private Jet Charter Flights, Aircraft Charters
Your colleagues and clients have come to expect a lot from you—depending on you day in and day out.
To respond to demands for your time and presence, and to meet opportunities face-to-face, you need a private charter company that is designed around your specific travel needs.
With JetRide Private Charter, you get the luxury and convenience you've come to expect from a private charter company—coupled with a long, proven flying history and personal attention to detail that is unparalleled.
www.jetride.com   (197 words)

 Charter Airline To Use MidAmerica Airport
That airline, which offered flights to airports near Orlando and Chicago, did business from August 2000 to December 2001.
Because MultiAero is a charter operator, and not a commercial airline, the National Guard will not be asked to return to MidAmerica for security purposes, said airport director Rick Hargrove.
The charter flights can either be booked and used exclusively by an individual or an organization, or travelers can book a seat on a charter flight with a passenger-requested flight.
www.ofallon.com /rosemary/m-020305.shtml   (926 words)

 WJLA - Charter Airline Must Pay $27M   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Jurors, who heard the case in a Waterbury court, awarded $10 million for negligence and aiding custodial interference and $17 million for the 22 months Streeter spent apart from her children.
"She was certainly thrilled with the result and hopes that it sends a message to the private charter industry," said Streeter's attorney, Barry Pollack.
The lawsuit also named Streeter's ex-husband, Anwar Wissa Jr., but that case is being handled separately.
www.wjla.com /headlines/0405/224481.html   (351 words)

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