Wheels Up, the private aviation provider, announced several organizational changes to its operations team. The changes included:

  • Dave Holtz, currently chairman of operations, was named COO. He had a 42-year career at Delta Air Lines, a major investor in Wheels Up.
  • Rob Hamilton was named senior vice president-operations. He has more than 25 years of experience, previously serving as fleet general manager for Wheels Up.
  • Pat Busscher was named senior vice president-maintenance. He joined Wheels Up in September following a 39-year career with Delta.
  • Patrick Burns was named senior vice president-flight operations. He joined the company Feb. 1 after 25 years at Delta Airlines.
  • Todd Wesoloskie was named vice president-flight operations. He has over 35 years of aviation experience.
  • Al Mann was named vice president, safety, security and compliance. He has over 30 years of experience.


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