Breaking News: Wheels Up Adds Third Aircraft Category; Takes Delivery Of First Three Citation X Private Jets

Wheels Up will dramatically broaden the attractiveness of its program when it formally launches its Citation X program


Wheels Up will be taking its members who want further and faster in 2018. Founder and CEO Kenny Dichter revealed to Private Jet Card Comparisons that the jet card membership provider has taken delivery of its first three Citation X private jets. With a speed of up to 700 miles per hour and a range of nearly 3,700 miles, it will be the third aircraft type in the Wheels Up fleet, joining the King Air 350i and Citation Excel/XLS aircraft. The latter has a range of 1,930 miles at 507 mph. The King Air 350i can fly up to 1,265 miles at 360 mph. 

Silver Air Adds Third Citation X

Silver Air has added a third Citation X to its managed fleet, this one based at the McClellan-Palomar Airport north of San Diego. In addition to the Citation X, Silver Air has recently added a Gulfstream G200, Challenger 300 and an Astra SPX to its managed fleet which is available for on-demand charter