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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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One month until ADS-B deadline and only 88% of aircraft are compliant

One month until ADS-B deadline and only 88% of aircraft are compliant

With the end of the year ADS-B deadline rapidly approaching, the latest data from flight tracking company FlightAware shows that only 88% of business aircraft currently flying are ADS-B compliant. ADS-B stands for Automatic Dependent Surveillance Broadcast. It is a

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Pilatus dealer Nesterov Aviation prepares for first Russian PC-24 delivery

Pilatus dealer Nesterov Aviation prepares for first Russian PC-24 delivery

Nesterov Aviation, the Pilatus dealer in Russia, is preparing for the first delivery of a PC-24 to a Russian operator, which it says will take place shortly after the Russian authorities certificate the aircraft for operation in the country. Mikhail

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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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OPINION: Davos forum offers green-fuel off-piste PR opportunity

OPINION: Davos forum offers green-fuel off-piste PR opportunity

Fuelling Davos-bound private jets with SJF offers an alpine-sized PR opportunity. Pictured is a Gulfstream G550, photographed by Bob Holland, during a previous Davos forum. Private jet aviation has a glorious opportunity next January to fight back against its environmental

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Bombardier receives first shipment of Sustainable Aviation Fuel in Montreal

Bombardier receives first shipment of Sustainable Aviation Fuel in Montreal

Avfuel Corporation supplied 27,600 litres of SAF to Bombardier Aviation’s Montreal facility to fuel its new-customer aircraft deliveries. Bombardier Aviation has received its first shipment of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) at its Montreal facility, from Avfuel Corporation, as part of

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Judge rules that EDC can proceed with sale of Global ZS-OAK

Judge rules that EDC can proceed with sale of Global ZS-OAK

Bombardier Global 6000 ZS-OAK landing at Malta Airport on its delivery flight in 2015. (Photo: Burmarrad (Mark) Camenzuli) A judge in the UK courts has ruled that the sale of Global 6000 ZS-OAK can now go ahead, after Export Development

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Millennials ‘already shaping business aviation’: Embraer’s Michael Amalfitano

Millennials ‘already shaping business aviation’: Embraer’s Michael Amalfitano

Embraer’s Michael Amalfitano says Millennials are already having a big impact on tomorrow’s private jet sector. Millennials, born between the mid-1980s and 1995, are already shaping private jet aviation; both in the design of private jets and in their choice

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Sunny outlook for US economy predicted at CJI Miami 2019 conference

Sunny outlook for US economy predicted at CJI Miami 2019 conference

Gus Faucher: “We are seeing the longest economic expansion in US history.” A sunny outlook for the US economy until at least mid-2020, was predicted by Gus Faucher, chief economist with PNC Financial Services Group, during his keynote session at

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