Sixt SE and its U.S. Operating Unit (Sixt rent a car USA, LLC) announce the opening of a new branch to service private aviation customers travelling to XJet at Centennial Airport in Englewood, Colorado, the third busiest General Aviation Airport in the United States.
This new branch is another example of Sixt’s commitment to rapid expansion into the private aviation segment.
“Our premium fleet, service and fair pricing policy are a natural match for the needs of the discerning private aviation customer”, said Craig Olson, Executive Vice President of North America Development for Sixt. “Customers will enjoy driving our fleet of Audi, BMW, Mercedes-Benz and other great vehicles. We’ll have professionally trained Sixt staff stationed onsite at XJet to facilitate a seamless transition from the jet to the road”
“XJet is thrilled to partner with Sixt and welcome them to our aviation campus at Centennial Airport”, said Henning Schymik, Senior Vice President for XJet. “This partnership allows us to further enhance the premium product that we provide to our members and customers”.
Sixt operates corporate branches servicing airports in Atlanta, Charlotte, Dallas, Detroit, Ft. Lauderdale, Knoxville, Los Angeles, Miami, Orlando, Phoenix, San Jose, Seattle, Tampa and West Palm Beach, along with many downtown and several Fixed Base Operator (FBO) branches in the US. The Sixt franchise system is a proven international success, with more than 80 master franchisees operating from more than 1,000 worldwide locations. Automotive dealership owners, independent car rental operators, and entrepreneurs are great candidates for Sixt franchises. In the U.S., Sixt franchisees are already operating locations in nine states with openings in additional states expected later this year. Sixt plans to further expand in the U.S. with a step by step, measured approach of both franchise and corporate expansion.
Sixt SE has its registered headquarters in Pullach near Munich and is a leading international provider of high-quality mobility services for business and corporate customers as well as private travelers. With representations in over 100 countries worldwide Sixt is continually expanding its presence. The Company’s strengths lie in the high proportion of premium cars in the vehicle fleet, its employees’ consistent service orientation and a good price-performance ratio. Taken together these strengths have given the Company an excellent market position. Sixt was founded in 1912 and maintains alliances with renowned brands in the hotel industry, well-known airlines and numerous prominent service providers in the tourism sector. The Sixt Group generates revenues of EUR 1.8 billion (2014). www.sixt.com
Designed from the ground up for the private jet owner, XJet’s revolutionary business model provides the world’s most comprehensive lifestyle solutions, including the finest facilities in the industry and an unparalleled level of service. Exclusive offerings allow customers to enjoy a seamless travel experience at every turn. XJet currently operates hubs at Denver’s Centennial Airport and at London’s Stansted Airport with facilities in Dubai and Dammam set to open in 2016.