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At Cruising Altitude in 2019 and Prepared for Turbulence in the Future

Pilatus PC-12 NGX

May 15th, 2020   [Official Press Release] Pilatus reported another very successful business year in 2019, exceeding the one billion mark yet again with turnover of approximately 1.1 billion Swiss francs. Operating income totaled 153 million Swiss francs, incoming orders amounted to 1.1 billion Swiss francs. Pilatus staff enjoyed a share in this success with a generous bonus payout […] Read More Here

Alaska’s North Slope Borough Now Flies a PC-24 Air Ambulance

April 29th, 2020   [Official Press Release] Operated by the North Slope Borough Search and Rescue Department (SAR) in the northernmost region of the United States, the PC-24 provides basic medical care for 9,800 residents across a territory of 95,000 square miles (246,000 square kilometers). Outfitted with tandem LifePort™ AeroSled™ stretchers and five passenger seats, it is the fourth […] 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

Pilatus Delivers 50th PC-24 and Unveils “The NeXt Big Thing” at NBAA-BACE 2019

October 16th, 2019   [Official Press Release] Pilatus celebrates the 50TH delivery of the new and very popular PC-24 Super Versatile Jet to a US customer. Certified in over ten countries, the global PC-24 fleet now exceeds the 14,000 flight-hour mark. The fleet leader has already amassed 1,400 flying hours in just 20 months of service. With such a versatile […] Read More Here

Cutter Aviation Expands Piper Aircraft Sales Territory to Arizona and New Mexico

Cutter Piper Sales Territory

May 23rd, 2019   PHOENIX, Arizona – Cutter Aviation is pleased to announce the expansion of its Piper Aircraft sales territory to include the states of Arizona and New Mexico. Continuing a relationship that spans for more than two decades, first as a Sales and Service Center for Piper Aircraft in Texas and later in Southern California and Hawaii, […] 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 Appoints James Boswell to Manager of Charter Sales

February 18th, 2019   PHOENIX, Arizona – Cutter Aviation is pleased to announce the appointment of James Boswell as Manager of Charter Sales in the Charter and Flight Management Department based in Phoenix, Arizona. James will be responsible for ensuring that all Cutter Aviation valued clients and owners receive premium and personalized service, exceeding even the most discerning of […] 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 promotes Shelbey Hooker to Director of Client Support position

Shelbey Hooker - Director of Client Support

August 6th, 2018   PHOENIX, Arizona – Cutter Aviation is pleased to announce the promotion of Shelbey Hooker to the position of Director of Client Support. In this new role, Ms. Hooker will oversee all Client Relationship Managers for each brand Cutter Aviation represents, including Pilatus, HondaJet, TBM and Piper Aircraft, as well as engine overhaul services, CitationJet, BeechJet, […] 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