#NBAA13: Best-selling author first M2 customer

LAS VEGAS — Cessna Aircraft Co. revealed at the National Business Aviation Association convention that best-selling author and pilot Stuart Woods is the launch customer of the Citation M2.

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Cessna calls for volunteers to support Special Olympics Airlift

Cessna Aircraft Co. is organizing its seventh Citation Special Olympics Airlift (CSOA), which involves enlisting Citation jet owners to transport Special Olympics athletes and coaches from across the nation to the 2014 Special Olympics USA Games.

Next year’s games will be held from June 14-21 in New Jersey in the Greater Princeton/Mercer County area.

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Cessna celebrates first international TTx delivery

WICHITA, Kan. — Cessna Aircraft Co. is celebrating the first international delivery of the new Cessna TTx to a customer in Thailand.

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Special Olympics wins $25,000 Discover Flying Challenge donation

WICHITA – Cessna Aircraft Co. is presenting a $25,000 donation to Special Olympics’ 2014 USA Games as an award for the organization’s partnership and support of the 2013 Discover Flying Challenge.

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FlightSafety expands Cessna training

FlightSafety International has expanded the training it offers for Cessna aircraft at its Learning Centers in Orlando, Florida; San Antonio, Texas; and Wichita, Kansas.

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First production Citation M2 takes flight

INDEPENDENCE, Kan. — The first production unit of Cessna’s newest business jet, the Citation M2, took its maiden flight Aug. 23 out of the company’s Independence, Kan., facility.

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Cessna 310 to ‘fly’ over GMU’s new park

A Cessna 310 will soon “fly” over the new aviation-themed park at Greenville Downtown Airport (GMU) in South Carolina.

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Cessna offers heat-reflecting paint for Turbo Stationair

OSHKOSH — Cessna debuted its new Night Sky edition of the Turbo Stationair at this week’s AirVenture.

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K-State partners with Cessna Pilot Centers

OSHKOSH, Wis. — Kansas State University (K-State) will recognize training completed at any of the domestic Cessna Pilot Center flight schools as credit towards the student’s bachelors degree in technology management at the university’s aviation school at the campus in Salina, Kansas.

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Cessna TTX now with CAV Ice Protection FIKI system

NEW CENTURY AIRPORT, Kan., June 24, 2013 – CAV Ice Protection’s patented TKS system for Flight Into Known Icing (FIKI) is scheduled to enter service with Cessna’s new single-engine TTx aircraft by early 2014.

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