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First Garmin Autoland Equipped Aircraft to Receive Type Certification

May 18th, 2020   [Official Press Release] VERO BEACH, Fla. – Piper Aircraft announced today that the company’s newest flagship, the Piper M600/SLS, has received type certification from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for its new HALO safety system -making it the first Garmin Autoland equipped aircraft in the world to receive certification. Deliveries begin immediately. Piper Aircraft, Inc. […] Read More Here

Cutter Aviation Appoints Peter Hokanson as Chief Financial Officer

Peter Hokanson - CFO - Cutter Aviation

January 29th, 2020   PHOENIX, Arizona – Cutter Aviation is pleased to announce that Peter Hokanson has joined Cutter Aviation as our new Chief Financial Officer managing and directing the company’s accounting, human resources and information technology organizations with responsibilities that include financial planning, forecasting, cash management and all legal matters of the company. Peter brings a wealth of […] Read More Here

Piper Announces New M600 SLS. First GA Aircraft to be Standard Equipped with HALO™ Safety System and Autoland Capability.

Piper M600SLS – Cutter Aviation

October 30th, 2019   [Official Press Release] VERO BEACH, FL. – Piper Aircraft announced today, the next generation M Series aircraft – the M600 SLS, standard equipped with the new HALO™ Safety System – enhancing Safety, Luxury, and Support for one of the world’s leading personal use, Basic Med compliant aircraft. It will now also be the first general aviation […] Read More Here

Cutter Aviation Completes APMG Performance Package on HA-420

April 18th, 2019   PHOENIX, Arizona – Cutter Aviation is pleased to announce the completion of the Advanced Performance Modification Group package (APMG) on a HondaJet HA-420 classic at the Cutter Aviation Phoenix Sky Harbor Authorized Service Center. A few of the APMG package modifications include the extension of the horizontal stabilizer, removal of vortex generators on the tail […] Read More Here

Cutter Aviation Promotes David Clifton to Director of Technical & Flight Support Service

David Clifton - Cutter Aviation

January 14th, 2019   PHOENIX, Arizona – Cutter Aviation is pleased to announce the promotion of David Clifton to the position of Director of Technical & Flight Support Services.  In this new role, David is responsible for supervising all aspects of Cutter Aviation’s 145 Repair Stations in Phoenix, AZ (PHX); Addison (ADS) and San Antonio (SAT), TX and Denver, CO […] Read More Here

Cutter Aviation Initiates Pilatus Maintenance Operations in Denver Colorado at Centennial Airport

Cutter Aviation Denver Centennial APA

July 9th, 2018   Cutter Aviation, the oldest family owned and operated general aviation company in the US and currently celebrating its 90th anniversary, has initiated operations in Denver, Colorado at Centennial Airport (APA). Cutter recently was awarded the Pilatus Sales & Service Center dealership for the region of Southern California, Texas, Arizona, Colorado and New Mexico. Cutter Denver-Centennial […] Read More Here

Cutter Aviation becomes Authorized Pilatus Sales & Service Center for Southwest United States

April 3rd, 2018   PHOENIX, Arizona – Cutter Aviation has been appointed as the Authorized Pilatus Sales & Service Center for the Southwest United States. Cutter Aviation joins the award-winning Pilatus network to provide sales and service for the PC-12 NG and PC-24 Super Versatile Jet in the Southern California, Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, and Colorado Region. Cutter Aviation, […] Read More Here

Cutter Aviation Kicks-Off Year-long 90th Anniversary Celebration at 2017 NBAA-BACE in Las Vegas

Cutter Aviation - 90th Anniversary

October 12th, 2017   Third generation family-owned businesses are not very common these days, much less one that has been in business and prospered for 90 years. Cutter Aviation is one such business. The company was started by William P Cutter in 1928 when he flew into Albuquerque as a traveling barnstormer, met a girl and knew he had […] Read More Here

Cutter Aviation Promotes Christopher Gradisar to Manager of Aircraft Services in Addison, TX Repair Station

July 12th, 2017   Phoenix, Arizona – Cutter Aviation is pleased to announce the promotion of Christopher Gradisar to Manager of Aircraft Services in Addison, Texas. In his new role, Mr. Gradisar is responsible for managing all aspects of the maintenance operation including the successful implementation of maintenance work order projects and cost-effective utilization of department resources to meet […] Read More Here

Cutter Aviation: Operating at full throtle at almost 90 years young

Fuel Farm Installation Cutter Aviation (COS)

September 2nd, 2016   A little over a year ago Phillips 66® Aviation featured Cutter Aviation as its Featured FBO. And what’s new with the oldest family-owned and operated FBO in the U.S.? A lot. A whole lot. Cutter Aviation may be operating in its golden years as it approaches its 90th anniversary, but shows absolutely no signs of […] Read More Here