Fort Worth, TX (January 17, 2017) – Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, today announced significant progress with its customer service – continuing to provide the best customer support in

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The Cessna® TTx™ now offers pilots a wider breadth of missions with its latest certification, the high-performance aircraft’s Flight Into Known Icing (FIKI) system. FIKI adds additional aircraft capability, dispatch reliability and travel flexibility.“A TTx aircraft equipped with the optional FIKI system offers great value for customers,” said Kevin Schmitz, Textron Aviation TTx business leader. “It allows owners’ business and recreational plans to stay on schedule, even in some adverse weather conditions.”Textron Aviation’s goal was more than adding the certified FIKI system to the fastest commercially-produced and certified fixed-gear, single-engine aircraft in its class. It was to do so without slowing the aircraft—a goal engineers and designers met handily.

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King of the Sky

1WHY SO MANY KING AIR OWNERS ARE OWNERS FOR LIFE It doesn’t happen often, but when it does, it’s almost indescribable. A product—a computer, a car, an aircraft—enters the market

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FedEx Express signs as launch customer for up to 100 aircraft WICHITA, Kan. (Nov. 28, 2017) – Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, today announced its new twin-engine,

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Textron Aviation Completes G5000 Avionics Upgrade for NASCAR Driver Martin Truex Jr.

WICHITA, Kan. (Oct. 5, 2017) – Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, today announced its Tampa Service Center has successfully completed the facility’s first Garmin G5000 installation for Martin Truex

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In the Spotlight: The Cessna Citation Longitude

Africair, Inc. was present at this year’s EBACE 2017 held in Geneva, Switzerland, alongside Textron Aviation and Bell Helicopter.  While we had customer visits, conducted a Bell 429 demo flight,

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Bell 525 Relentless Resumes Flight Test Program

FORT WORTH, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced today the Bell 525 Relentless program has resumed flight test activity after receiving experimental certificate renewal from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).

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