Latest Beechcraft Super King Air Stories

2011-04-24 16:31:01

NASA scientists conducting an airborne campaign right now in the Arctic to monitor changes in sea ice and ice sheet thickness have a new tool.A second aircraft -- the King Air B200 -- arrived in Kangerlussuaq, Greenland, carrying an instrument that maps the icy surface from more than five miles (8 km) above, providing yet another perspective of Earth's changing polar regions.The newest addition flew on April 13 to join Operation IceBridge -- a six-year airborne mission to monitor Earth's...

2010-10-18 08:00:00

KANSAS CITY, Mo. and ATLANTA, Oct. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Executive AirShare celebrates its 10th anniversary as the nation's only regional fractional aircraft ownership company at the National Business Aviation Association's 63rd Annual Meeting and Convention (NBAA 2010), attributing its growth to a business model that most closely replicates the benefits of full ownership. Beginning with two aircraft at Wichita's Mid-Continent Airport (ICT), the company today operates a fleet of 21...

2009-11-12 11:32:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue. The Military Aircraft Avionics Market 2009-2019 http://www.reportlinker.com/p0163728/The-Military-Aircraft-Avionics-Market-2009-2019.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=prnewswire The latest defence report - The Military Aircraft Avionics Market 2009-2019 - reveals the dynamic opportunities presented by one of the defence industry's few...

2009-07-27 11:56:00

OSHKOSH, Wis., July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Hawker Beechcraft Corporation (HBC) today announced the launch of the new Beechcraft King Air C90GTx -- the latest advancement for the most successful turbine aircraft in general aviation today. The new C90GTx features impressive enhancements to both payload and performance while remaining one of the greenest and most efficient aircraft available. The C90GTx marks the eighth major King Air upgrade the company has introduced since 2003. (Photo:...

2008-09-21 09:00:20

The Virginia Department of Aviation has become the first state- operated flight department to receive business aviation's best- practices certification. The International Standard for Business Aircraft Operations' certification serves as a benchmark of professionalism for flight operations departments. "This is a program that takes risk management, safety management and standardization to the highest industry standard for our flight operations," Aviation Department Director Randall Burdette...

2008-07-25 00:00:33

The cost of jet fuel may be soaring, but so are West Virginia's state-run airplanes. The aviation division reports state aircraft burned about 58,000 gallons of fuel for business flights during the 12-month period that ended June 30. The average price of fuel was $4.46 per gallon, Department of Administration spokeswoman Diane Holley said Wednesday. While the state negotiates deals with a fuel supplier at Yeager Airport in Charleston, Holley said aircraft must refuel at other airports,...

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