Podcast: What’s Next for the Charter and Fractional Markets?

Aug. 14, 2023

Following record-breaking demand during the COVID-19 pandemic, the charter and fractional aircraft markets have experienced some turbulence in recent months. While there are signs indicating the segment’s resilience, cost and pricing considerations may be key factors for many operators going forward. “[Providers are] now getting pressure from people who are saying, ‘Don’t push my rates higher,'” notes Doug Gollan of Private Jet Card Comparisons. “Negotiating is coming back. And at the same time, providers’ costs are going up.”

In this episode of NBAA’s “Flight Plan,” host Rob Finfrock speaks with three leading industry analysts:

  • Brian Foley, founder of Brian Foley Associates
  • Doug Gollan, founder and editor in chief of Private Jet Card Comparisons
  • Rolland Vincent, president of Rolland Vincent Associates

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February 20, 2024

Podcast: Enhancing Privacy for Business Aircraft Operators

The FAA has been working with NBAA and others to address privacy concerns with the Privacy ICAO Address program (PIA), which recently was expanded beyond the contiguous U.S. to include overwater routes.
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February 12, 2024

Podcast: How Data Collection, Monitoring and Sharing Improves Safety

Flight data monitoring and data sharing are important tools to help identify potential safety risks before they become serious issues. That said, many operators are uncertain about how they work, what equipment is needed and what this information can offer their operations. NBAA has developed a new, comprehensive resource to answer those and other questions.
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February 7, 2024

NBAA Flight Plan Extra: A Start-of-Year Reminder of Business Aviation’s Value

In this special edition of NBAA Flight Plan, podcast host Rob Finfrock gets a few moments in between conference sessions with NBAA President and CEO Ed Bolen to discuss the latest efforts by the association to highlight business aviation's societal benefits.
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February 5, 2024

Podcast: Should Aeronautical Activity Be Redefined?

NBAA, with input from its Emerging Technologies Committee, Access Committee and Advanced Air Mobility Roundtable, recently joined with other industry partners to declare there are good reasons for the FAA not to use the term advanced air mobility in the agency's proposed revised definition of aeronautical activity.
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