Cessna Citation Longitude crosses the pond for European debut; program on track for certification later this year

GENEVA (May 21, 2017) – Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, is displaying its new super-midsize Cessna Citation Longitude for the first time in Europe at this week’s

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Cessna Denali poised to redefine segment as first test articles come to life

WICHITA, Kan. (May 18, 2017) –Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, today announced the status of development on its new high-performance Cessna Denali single-engine turboprop, as the program

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Cessna Citation Longitude headlines Textron Aviation EBACE 2017 product display

WICHITA, Kan. (May 18, 2017) – Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, will debut its new super-midsize Cessna Citation Longitude to the European market at next week’s European

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Momentum builds in the Cessna Citation Longitude program

The third aircraft in the Cessna Citation Longitude flight test program recently completed its first flight. Test pilots Corey Eckhart and UJ Pesonen, along with flight test engineer Mike Bradfield, successfully tested various systems throughout the one-hour and 40-minute flight. The aircraft will be used in the program for avionics and systems development, as well as collecting flight simulator data.

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1The company unveiled its vision for the future of rotorcraft at Heli-Expo 2017 HELI-EXPO 2017 – Dallas, TX (March 7, 2017) Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, unveiled today

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Bell 505 Jet Ranger X Achieves Type Certification

Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced today that its Bell 505 Jet Ranger X has been certified by the Transport Canada Civil Aviation (TCCA). Unveiled in 2013, the new, five-seat helicopter went from concept to a successful first flight in 20 months. Since then, the aircraft has flown more than 1,000 flight hours and undergone rigorous activities to ensure customers have superior handling qualities and payload performance.

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Kenyan Defense Force takes delivery of five Bell Huey II from Africair

Kenyan Defense Force takes delivery of five Bell Huey II rotorcraft. The helicopters will be used to assist with counter terrorism operations in the region and assist troops who are

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Textron Aviation celebrates 45th anniversary of first Citation delivery

WICHITA, Kan. (Jan. 30, 2017) – Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, announced it is celebrating the 45th anniversary of the first Cessna Citation delivery. The first Citation

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