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Delta Up: Kenny Dichter’s latest deal (for now)

Delta Up: Kenny Dichter’s latest deal (for now)

Few people can sell or market a business as brilliantly as Kenny Dichter, the founder and CEO of Wheels Up.   He has proven this with the private aviation company Wheels Up and with other start-ups he co-founded including Marquis

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Delta takes biggest stake in Wheels Up

Delta takes biggest stake in Wheels Up

Delta Air Lines executive jet division Delta Private Jets has taken a stake in Wheels Up. Although the terms of the deal have yet to be disclosed, Kenny Dichter, founder of Wheels Up, told CNBC that Delta will be the

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‘We see an opportunity to bring private flying to millions’: Wheels Up Founder & CEO Kenny Dichter

‘We see an opportunity to bring private flying to millions’: Wheels Up Founder & CEO Kenny Dichter

Kenny Dichter: wants to bring private flying to millions of new customers. An ambitious plan to attract millions of new customers to private aviation, using smart phone technology, was unveiled by Kenny Dichter, CEO of the private aviation membership company

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Wheels Up partners with HeliFlite for airport transfers

Wheels Up partners with HeliFlite for airport transfers

Just a day after announcing its acquisition of Transport Management Company (TMC), Wheels Up has now partnered with US helicopter charter operator HeliFlite to offer Wheels Up members access to helicopter transport to and from private aviation airports. Wheels Up

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Wheels Up buys Travel Management Company

Wheels Up buys Travel Management Company

Wheels Up, the business aviation membership company, has acquired Travel Management Company. TMC has a fleet of 26 Hawker owned 400XP aircraft. Wheels Up owns 93 aircraft which are operated by Gama Aviation. “Wheels Up is officially in deal mode,”

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Gama Aviation lowers profit forecast for 2018

Gama Aviation lowers profit forecast for 2018

Gama Aviation, the London AIM listed business aviation company, has lowered its 2018 profit forecast by $3 million. The announcement surprised investors as on September 24, when it announced half year results, it had restated its forecast.Shares in Gama Aviation

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The tech arms race

The tech arms race

  Once you have got past the tourists outside, there is a surprising calm in the Wheels Up offices (it possibly helped that Kenny Dichter, the founder of Wheels Up, was not in that day). But one of the things

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Miami Marlins introduce Wheels Up as team’s Private Aviation Partner

Miami Marlins introduce Wheels Up as team’s Private Aviation Partner

Miami, Florida- 4 June 2018  – The Miami Marlins announced Wheels Up as the team’s Official Private Aviation Partner, with a focus on promoting Wheels Up services in the Marlins Green Room, presented by Ciroc. Wheels Up will now have the

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Wheels Up turns customer into CFO

Wheels Up turns customer into CFO

When Eric Jacobs took a call from a headhunter asking him if he would consider joining Wheels Up, the business aviation membership company, as CFO he immediately said he was interested. Jacobs was already a member of its 8760-starter programme

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Business Aviation: Helping golfers catch a break?

Business Aviation: Helping golfers catch a break?

From Boeing 787 flybys over the 18th green at the RBC Heritage to team logo jets – sports and aviation is not an uncommon pairing. While the spectrum of the relationship is vast, business aviation has a particular affiliation with

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