The acquisition follows the purchase of Delta Private Jets, Travel Management Company, and Avianis, and squares it up against NetJets
Wheels Up is looking to move closer to NetJets and pull away from Directional Aviation and Vista Global Holdings. Its acquisition of Gama Aviation LLC this morning gives it over 300 owned and managed aircraft.
Gama Aviation Signature, as it is known, already was managing the Wheels Up fleet of King Air 350i, Citation Excel/XLS, and Citation X aircraft.
It follows its acquisitions of Travel Management Company last June and Delta Private Jets, completed in January.
Jet Linx, a leading private jet management company that sells jet card memberships, continued its support of The Tutu Project during October
Omaha-based Jet Linx Aviation said it raised over $87,000 for breast cancer patient support as part of its ongoing support of The Tutu Project, which provides financial and emotional support for patients.
The private aviation company has been supporting the charity for five years. The Tutu Project was founded by Bob and Linda Carey, in 2003. It began after Linda was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2002 and Bob began taking photos of himself wearing only a pink tutu in public places to put a smile on Linda’s face.
The Omaha-based management and jet card provider said it acquired Elliott Aviation’s private jet management business
Jet Linx, which has approximately 100 private jets under
management and has been expanding its bases where it sells jet cards, is adding
another dot on its growing map – Minneapolis. The latter is the result of its
purchase of Elliott Aviation’s private jet management business. According to a
press release, the acquisition was completed at the end of last week, and terms
of the transaction were not disclosed.
The private jet management and jet card provider has raised over $45,000 through #Dare2Tutu
For the fourth consecutive year, Jet Linx has partnered with The Tutu Project to continue their joint fight against the harsh realities of the breast cancer treatment journey. Jet Linx’s entire network of clients, friends, and team members across their Base locations nationwide will come together throughout the month of October and don pink tutus in support of The Tutu Project and The Carey Foundation.
Jet Linx offers a pay-as-you-go jet card program using its fleet of aircraft it manages for owners
Omaha based Jet Linx Aviation has opened its new Houston base at Hobby Airport encompassing 58,000 square feet of space, a 77% increase from the base’s initial size. Included is a private lounge and conference room exclusive to aircraft owners and jet card members. Its previous terminal had been damaged during severe weather.