40 TBM 850s delivered in 2013

Posted on January 23rd, 2014 by

DAHER-SOCATA reports that 40 new TBM 850s were delivered in 2013, providing a 5% increase from 2012 and representing a 20% market share for aircraft in its category – up from 18% in 2012. Continue Reading →

Piper dealers to meet auto dealers

Posted on January 22nd, 2014 by

VERO BEACH, Fla. — Piper Aircraft and its new aircraft dealers will exhibit a cabin mockup of the company’s Meridian (pictured) at the 2014 National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) Convention & Expo, Jan. 24-27, in New Orleans. Continue Reading →

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Citation Sovereign+ certified, deliveries begin

Posted on December 26th, 2013 by

WICHITA, Kan. – Cessna has begun deliveries of the newly certified Citation Sovereign+ midsize business jet. Continue Reading →

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Citation M2 certified, deliveries begin

Posted on December 23rd, 2013 by

WICHITA – Cessna has begun the first deliveries of the Citation M2 light jet following FAA type certification. Continue Reading →

Cessna reveals restored L-19, Dodge auction package

Posted on December 22nd, 2013 by

WICHITA, Kan. — Cessna has unveiled the restored 1959 Cessna L-19E “Bird Dog” (pictured below) to be auctioned at the 43rd annual Barrett-Jackson car auction in Scottsdale, Ariz. The L-19E will be auctioned alongside a Dodge M37 truck restored and... Continue Reading →

Air Tractor unveils new airframe and engine warranty

Posted on December 13th, 2013 by

At the National Agricultural Aviation Association (NAAA) Convention this week in Reno, Nevada, Air Tractor President Jim Hirsch announced a new airframe and engine warranty policy to celebrate the company’s 40th anniversary and to mark 50 years of Pratt &... Continue Reading →

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Visit Kennedy’s historic Air Force One at Air Force museum

Posted on November 18th, 2013 by

DAYTON, Ohio — On Nov. 22, the world will mark the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. One of the most historic artifacts associated with that fateful day is on display at the National Museum of... Continue Reading →

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Bird Dog to be auctioned at Barrett-Jackson

Posted on November 12th, 2013 by

Cessna is donating a restored 1953 L-19/O-1 “Bird Dog” to the Armed Forces Foundation (AFF) for sale this January at the 43rd annual Barrett-Jackson car auction in Scottsdale, Ariz. Continue Reading →

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TBM convention achieves milestone

Posted on October 30th, 2013 by

The TBM Owners and Pilots Association’s (TBMOPA) 10th convention surpassed its 100-airplane milestone with the presence of 104 total TBM 700s and TBM 850s at its annual gathering. Continue Reading →

Beechcraft Sets San Diego-Orlando Speed Record with Multi-Mission King Air 350ER

Beechcraft King Air sets speed record

Posted on October 26th, 2013 by

Beechcraft Corp. has been officially recognized by the National Aeronautic Association  for a speed record set by its Beechcraft King Air 350ER. Continue Reading →