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A Little About Empty Legs

It’s hard to determine when the term empty leg was first used to describe a route or leg flown by a private jet aircraft without passengers. However, it’s likely to assume since private jet travel was born in the 1960s with the development and flight of the first Learjet, empty legs started about the same…


Chartright Air Group Launches Customs Sufferance Warehouse

Chartright Air Group, operating an FBO at the Regional of Waterloo International Airport (CYKF), is expanding its operation to include a Customs Sufferance Warehouse as part of its 50,000 sq-ft hangar facility as of August 2019. The CBSA approved facility will now be licensed for short-term storage of imported goods not yet customs cleared, with…


Chartright Air Group Acquires Additional Hangar Space in YYZ

Toronto, Ontario, September 23, 2019 – Chartright Air Group, one of Canada’s leading providers of private business jet services, has today completed the acquisition of assets of MX Aerospace and FSS Flight Solutions & Services Inc., respectively providers of aircraft maintenance and hangar at Toronto’s Lester B. Pearson Airport. This acquisition provides Chartright Air Group…


Chartright’s AME takes a historic flight on the Lancaster

Article and main image photo credit: Ben Forrest of Skies Magazine. Article posted June 18, 2018. Photo credit (below):  Erik Woods of Skies Magazine. As the late-morning sun heated the tarmac at Region of Waterloo International Airport on June 15, Phil Etheridge stood under the left wing of Avro Lancaster C-GVRA and thought about what it…


Chartright Awarded IS-BAO Stage III Certification

Chartright is proud to announce that it has been awarded with IBAC’s International Standard for Business Aircraft Operations (IS-BAO) Stage III certificate. Stage III certification is the highest category possible and is achieved only when safety management has become fully engrained in the company’s culture and a positive safety culture has been sustained over time. IBAC…


Saturns Drives Meet & Cruise Event at Chartright in Kitchener

Nothing screams “summer is here!” like an outdoor event with planes, exotic cars, and a food truck! On Sunday, June 11th, Chartright hosted the Saturns Drives Meet & Cruise event at our hangar at the Kitchener/Waterloo Airport (CYKF), and what a perfect, sunny day it was to host this event. Saturns Drives is an exclusive,…