Ken PhlammPresident and Director of Operations
Ken earned his Private Pilot’s License in 1988 and has since logged more than 8000 hours total time. Combining his passion for aviation with an entrepreneurial drive, Ken purchased Travel Express Aviation in 2000. He has steadily expanded the company from its roots as a small local flying club to a larger well-respected FBO in the Chicago market. All under one roof and under Ken’s leadership, Travel Express Aviation (TEA), Travel Express Aviation Maintenance (TEAM) and North Central Air Charter (NCAC) provide aircraft rental, instruction, maintenance, management, sales and charter. Ken’s professional, philanthropic and business affiliations include memberships with NBAA, AOPA, NAFI, FSANA, EAA and the Shriners.