Wheels Up named winner in Aviation International News’ inaugural Top Flight Awards
Industry trade publication Aviation International News debuted its inaugural Top Flight Awards, a selection by its editors. For the category of Charter, Fractional, and Jet Card Innovation, the winner is Wheels Up.
The founder and CEO of private jet provider Wheels Up was named to the list of leaders who are actively seeking to help New Yorkers and make the city and state a better place
Wheels Up founder and CEO Kenny Dichter was named to City & State’s Responsible 100 list.
The recipients had previously been limited to the private sector. In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, this year’s honors were extended to leaders n government, health care, education, and nonprofits.
The award takes place tonight at the 17th Annual Living Legends of Aviation Awards
Kenny Dichter, founder and CEO of Wheels Up, is set to receive the Eren Ozmen Entrepreneur of the Year Award at the 17th Annual Living Legends of Aviation Awards tonight at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles.
The star-studded event, hosted by actor and aviation enthusiast John Travolta, honors those who have made significant contributions to aviation and aerospace.
Dichter joins other notable awardees from the group. They include Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos, Herb Kelleher, Sir Richard Branson, Kenn Ricci, David Neeleman, Thomas Flohr, and HH Sheik Al Maktoum among others.