Charter Flight [Aeronautics and Space] Law and Legal Definition

According to 14 CFR 212.2 [Title 14 Aeronautics and Space; Chapter II Office of the Secretary, Department of Transportation (Aviation Proceedings); Subchapter A Economic Regulations; Part 212 Charter Rules for U.S. and Foreign Direct Air Carriers], Charter Flight means “a flight operated under the terms of a charter contract between a direct air carrier and its charterer or lessee. It does not include scheduled interstate air transportation, scheduled foreign air transportation, or nonscheduled cargo foreign air transportation, sold on an individually ticketed or individually waybilled basis.”