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Pilatus Delivers First PC-12 NGX Advanced Turboprops to Launch Customers

May 25th, 2020   [Official Press Release] Unveiled to the public at the 2019 National Business Aviation Association’s annual Convention and Exhibition (NBAA-BACE) last autumn in Las Vegas, USA, the Swiss manufacturer handed over the first production PC-12 NGX aircraft to customers in the United States and Europe. Capping off five years of quiet development and testing, Pilatus and […] Read More Here

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

PC-24 Rough Field Certification Campaign Brought to a Successful Conclusion

Pilatus PC-24 - Cutter Aviation

February 7th, 2020   [Official Press Release] Pilatus obtained certification for take-offs and landings on grass, wet earth and snow, making the PC-24 the world’s most flexible business jet ever. Pilatus has now obtained full rough field certification for the PC-24 Super Versatile Jet. Certification for operations on dry sand and gravel was delivered in 2018. A comprehensive post-certification […] 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 1,700th PC-12

November 27th, 2019   [Official Press Release] Market demand remains strong for the Swiss single-engine turboprop as the 1,700th PC-12 enters service. Pilatus handed over the brand-new “milestone” PC-12 to long-time fleet customer Jetfly Aviation. The worldwide PC-12 fleet has already clocked up over seven million hours in the air. A wide variety of branches – including businesses, private […] Read More Here

Brand-New PC-12 NGX an Early Success – Three Aircraft Sold on Day One of NBAA-BACE 2019

October 23rd, 2019   [Official Press Release] A day after unveiling the new PC-12 NGX single-engine turboprop aircraft at the National Business Aviation Association’s annual Convention and Exhibition (NBAA-BACE), Pilatus reports very strong demand for the new aircraft across the global Authorised Pilatus Sales Centre network. Based on the PC-12 airframe, of which more than 1,700 aircraft have been […] Read More Here

The World’s Best Turboprop – Better Than Ever: Pilatus Reveals the PC-12 NGX

October 22nd, 2019   [Official Press Release] Today, at the National Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA-BACE) in Las Vegas, Pilatus took the wraps off the industry’s most advanced and versatile single-engine turboprop – the PC-12 NGX. The brand-new PC-12 NGX incorporates an improved engine, smarter avionics and a completely redesigned cabin with larger windows, making this third generation […] 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 Promotes Gina Iacolino to Chief Inspector

Gina Iacolino

August 12th, 2019   PHOENIX, Arizona – Cutter Aviation is pleased to announce the promotion of Gina Iacolino to the role of Chief Inspector for Cutter Aviation’s maintenance facility in Denver, CO. In her new role, Gina is responsible for administering the Inspection, Quality Assurance and Quality Control programs for all Maintenance and Avionics functions at the Denver, Centennial […] Read More Here