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BLADE, the digitally powered short-distance aviation company, leverages mobile technology and an on-the-ground customer experience network, to enable travelers to enjoy air travel that previously was only available to owners and charterers of private aircraft. The Company’s mobile platform bridges the needs of consumers and aviation operators to significantly reduce the cost of air travel on private aircraft by maximizing passenger capacity utilization.

HQNew York, US

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Employees (est.) (Apr 2019)140(+3%)

Blade Office Locations

Blade has an office in New York
New York, US (HQ)
499 E 34th St
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Blade Financials and Metrics

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Blade total Funding

$44 m

Blade latest funding size

$38 m

Time since last funding

a year ago

Blade investors

Blade's latest funding round in March 2018 was reported to be $38 m. In total, Blade has raised $44 m. Blade's latest valuation is reported to be $140 m.
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Blade Revenue

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Blade Online and Social Media Presence

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Blade News and Updates

Vuzix Announces Global Vuzix Blade AR Smart Glasses Development Contest with Leading Partners

ROCHESTER, N.Y., May 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Vuzix® Corporation (NASDAQ: VUZI), ("Vuzix" or, the "Company"), a leading supplier of Smart Glasses and Augmented Reality (AR) technology and products, announces the launch of a global Vuzix Blade AR Smart Glasses App Development Contest in...

Dr. Kyle Wetzel Joins SkySpecs as Vice President of Blade Services

ANN ARBOR, Mich., May 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- SkySpecs, leading provider of digital and robotic operations & maintenance solutions for the wind energy industry, is excited to announce that Dr. Kyle Wetzel of Wetzel Wind Energy Services will be joining their team as the Vice President of...

Seraphim rolls out Innovative Blade Bifacial Solar Module

BEIJING, May 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Jiangsu Seraphim Solar System Co., Ltd. ("Seraphim"), a world-class solar product manufacturer in China, has recently rolled out an innovative solar module, Blade Bifacial module. According to Seraphim, the new product integrates industry-leading...

Blade Offers New York Airport Transfers for $195, Aiming at Uber Black

Five minutes in a helicopter can take passengers from Manhattan to LaGuardia, JFK, and Newark.

Razer Blade Pro 17 Champions Next Generation Laptop Gaming

It’s taken two years for Razer to update its seventeen-inch gaming laptop, but today saw the San Diego based company launch the 2019 Razer Blade Pro 17, heralding the oncoming storm of ninth-generation of Intel Core CPUs into Windows 10's professional gaming laptops.

Razer upgrades its 15-inch and 17-inch Blade laptops for gamers

Razer is refreshing its Razer Blade gaming laptops with new 15-inch and 17-inch models with the latest Intel processors and Nvidia RTX graphics.
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Blade Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Blade founded?

    Blade was founded in 2014.

  • How many employees does Blade have?

    Blade has 140 employees.

  • Who are Blade competitors?

    Competitors of Blade include Envoy Global, OK TO Board and Finnair.

  • Where is Blade headquarters?

    Blade headquarters is located at 499 E 34th St, New York.

  • Where are Blade offices?

    Blade has an office in New York.

  • How many offices does Blade have?

    Blade has 1 office.