Wheels Up, the membership-based charter provider, is acquiring Avianis Systems, a private aviation technology company, in an asset deal. According to Wheels Up founder Kenny Dichter, the purchase will enable his company to accelerate development of a broad-based market for charter customers and suppliers. “We want to be the Uber, the Airbnb, the HotelTonight, the Open Table of the private aviation space,” he said. Daniel Tharp, Avianis founder and managing director Avianis,  ...

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