50 SKY SHADES - World aviation news

Renowned Cessna and Beechcraft family aircraft will travel on sustainable jet fuel to NBAA-BACE

Download: Printable PDF Date: 18 Oct 2019 15:24 (UTC) categories:
Publisher:
Renowned Cessna and Beechcraft family aircraft will travel on sustainable jet fuel to NBAA-BACE - Events / Festivals publisher
Dana Ermolenko
Country: United States Aircraft: Airplanes

What you can expect from Textron Aviation at NBAA-BACE in LasVegas? Here you will have all information in details!

Attention! Textron Aviation renowned Cessna and Beechcraft jet and turboprop aircraft are scheduled to travel to and from the show utilizing a sustainable alternative jet fuel mixture!  You will see the newly-certified super-midsize Cessna Citation Longitude jet, the company’s display will also feature mockups of its two newest turboprops: the Cessna Denali and the Cessna SkyCourier.

“It’s an exciting time at Textron Aviation, and as we prepare for NBAA 2019, we’re eager to preview what’s on the horizon for our aircraft and service lineup, as well as share our recent accomplishments with customers and the business aviation industry,” said Rob Scholl, senior vice president, Sales and Marketing. “Delivering programs and innovative solutions tailored to customers and operators remains a top priority for Textron Aviation, and we’re thrilled for NBAA attendees to experience our continued investments firsthand.”

Citation Longitude marks evolution of Citation lineup

The company’s static display at Henderson Executive Airport includes the Citation Longitude, which has officially entered the market following FAA certification in September. The Citation Longitude’s cabin experience elevates the standards of design, in-flight technology and comfort in the super-midsize category, offering passengers the world’s quietest super-midsize cabin and the most legroom in its class. With seating for up to 12 passengers, including an optional crew jump seat, the flagship of the Citation fleet features a stand-up, 6-foot tall flat-floor cabin and amenities designed to maximize in-flight productivity such as standard Wi-Fi and mobile cabin control.

“Early in the development of the Longitude, the team leveraged valuable feedback from customer advisory boards and pilots to ensure we would invigorate the market for super-midsize jet operators,” Scholl said. “With the Longitude, operators have a business aircraft that maximizes value for each mission and delivers a passenger and pilot experience second to none.”

Textron Aviation’s display will also include two additional midsize Citation aircraft: the Cessna Citation XLS+ and the Cessna Citation Latitude, the most delivered model in the midsize category three years in a row. Three Citation business jets at the forefront of the light jet market will also be on display: the Cessna Citation M2, a Cessna Citation CJ3+ and a Cessna Citation CJ4, the industry's top-performing aircraft in the light jet segment.

Since the inaugural flight of the first Citation jet in 1969, the renowned family of business jets has continuously evolved to lead the market in design, performance and service. Today, more than 7,500 Citation jets have been delivered to customers around the world – nearly double its nearest competitor.

Turboprop leadership and innovation on display

The company’s lineup of industry-leading turboprops at NBAA includes a Cessna Grand Caravan EX  and a Beechcraft King Air 350i , as well as two mockups of models currently progressing through major development program milestones. Attendees can preview the passenger features and options of the all-new Cessna SkyCourier twin-engine, large utility turboprop via a full-scale cabin mockup. A full-size cockpit and cabin mockup of the Cessna Denali clean-sheet, high-performance single-engine turboprop features Garmin G3000 avionics.

Throughout NBAA, the company will highlight its continued investments in aftermarket support through its global service network. The network’s specialized go-teams and mobile service units (MSUs) are dispatched through Textron Aviation’s 18 global service centers to provide prioritized service during unscheduled maintenance events.

Related event:
22
October
2019
United States, Las Vegas, Las Vegas Convention Center Henderson Executive Airport Las Vegas, NV.


Archived
1 year ago



Loading comments for Renowned Cessna and Beechcraft family aircraft will travel on sustainable jet fuel to NBAA-BACE...


Recommended

Unique aviation sensor for Long Range Awareness under Poor Visibility

The Ruselectronics holding company of Rostec State Corporation has developed a new generation hybrid TV sensor for detecting and observing distant objects in conditions of poor visibility, such as fog...

EHang - commencement of operations in Yunfu Production Facility

EHang announced that, as scheduled, it has commenced operations at its new AAV production facility in Yunfu city, China in late June 2021. The new facility represents a scale-up of the Company's p...

Piper first to certify Garmin GWX 8000 weather radar

Piper Aircraft has achieved certification of the new Garmin GWX 8000 weather radar in all M-Class products. Piper Aircraft is the first general aviation manufacturer to certify the all-digital radar i...

Cassio hybrid-electric aircraft is now available for U.S. fractional ownership with KinectAir

VoltAero pioneering Cassio hybrid-electric aircraft is now available for U.S. fractional ownership through the company’s teaming with KinectAir, joining its on-demand flight services driven...