NetJets, Flexjet, Wheels Up, Vista Global hold serve as four largest North American Part 135/Part 91k private jet operators for 2021; FlyExclusive leaps to 5th
The 10 largest private jet companies increased their share of Part 135/91k flight hours to 45.1% from 44.3% in 2020
Solairus (89.3%), Airshare (77.1%), FlyExclusive (76.3%), NetJets (61.4%), Jet Edge (59.9%), and Wheels Up (55.0%) record biggest percentage growth
Read our detailed 2021 Year-in-Review for each of the 10 largest private aviation providers, including flight hour activity since 2019
There was no change among the top four North American private jet holding companies, based on combined Part 135 and Part 91k flight hours. However, Argus TraqPak data shows a new player in the 5th spot. FlyExclusive moved from 10th in 2019 to 8th in 2020. The table below provides a company-by-company ranking for the 30 largest private jet companies in 2021, including flight hours and market share.
After doubling employees and expanding its Phenom 300 fleet, GrandView Aviation is moving to a larger headquarters
Fast-growing private jet charter operator GrandView Aviation is moving to new headquarters at the end of the month. The new 18,000 square foot facility is near its base at Martin State Airport in Maryland.
Phenom 300 charter operator GrandView is launching its first route-based, flat-rate offering
Maryland-based charter operator GrandView Aviation, which has been adding bases nationwide, is now launching flat-rate pricing for over 70 routes. The fixed rates are not hourly, but flat pricing specific to popular routes.
Following westward expansion to Austin, Chicago, Scottsdale and Denver, Maryland-based GrandView Aviation is moving north into Boston
Phenom 300 charter operator GrandView Aviation has opened a base at Bedford, Massachusetts. This is the second of three private jet bases that will open in 2021. GrandView will be operating out of Laurence G. Hanscom Field (KBED). It will offer private charter services, including a membership offer, in addition to its life-saving organ transplant team transportation services.