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Textron Aviation Promotes Brett Pierson to Senior VP Position

Textron Aviation welcomes Brett Pierson to the role of senior vice president, Defense & Special Missions, which includes serving as president & CEO of Textron Aviation Defense LLC.

Textron Aviation Breaks Ground on Distribution Center Expansion

Textron Aviation recently broke ground on its 180,000 square foot expansion to its parts distribution facility. As announced during NBAA-BACE last week, the project will allow the company to better...

Special Olympics Airlift 2022

In June, Textron Aviation had the privilege of coordinating and hosting a Special Olympics Airlift in Orlando, Florida.

Textron Aviation’s Wichita Service Center receives inaugural NBAA ground support sustainability recognition

National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) announced that Textron Aviation received accreditation for its commitment to sustainability in its ground support operations at the Wichita Service Cen...

Textron Aviation adds Dallas Satellite Service Center to bolster service access, convenience for customers

Textron Aviation plans to open a new satellite service center by the end of 2022 in response to customer demand in the high-traffic Dallas-Fort Worth metro area. The Dallas Love Field location will...

Textron Aviation expands parts distribution operations at its headquarters location to better serve global customer base

Textron Aviation today announced a significant move to add 180,000 square feet of space to its parts distribution operations to better support customers who own and operate Cessna, Beechcraft and H...

Tunisian Air Force modernizes training capabilities, takes delivery of first of eight Beechcraft T-6C Texan II Integr...

Textron Aviation Defense today announced the delivery of the first Beechcraft T-6C Texan II Integrated Training System to the Tunisian Air Force in support of operations at No. 13 Squadron at Sfax ...

Beechcraft King Air supports critical Hurricane Ian response

As the U.S. evaluates damage from Hurricane Ian, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is flying Special Missions Beechcraft King Air aircraft over impacted areas to collect as...

Queensland Police Service orders fleet of Beechcraft King Air turboprops for law enforcement mission

Textron Aviation Inc. today announced it has been awarded a contract by the Queensland Police Service for five Beechcraft King Air 360 turboprop aircraft with heavy weight, cargo door and extended ...

Textron Aviation Special Mission Beechcraft King Air 260 aircraft join the U.S Forest Service’s aviation fleet suppor...

Textron Aviation today announced it has delivered two Beechcraft King Air 260 aircraft to the U.S. Forest Service. The aircraft will perform wildfire mapping missions.

Textron Aviation and TAM celebrate 40-years of offering world-class aircraft and support in Brazil during LABACE 2022...

Textron Aviation and its longtime regional channel partner TAM Aviação Executiva are marking 40 years of partnership at this week’s Latin American Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition (LABACE)...

75th anniversary special edition Bonanza honors Olive Ann Beech at EAA

The special edition aircraft is inspired by “Mrs. Beech Blue,” a custom color Olive Ann adopted as her personal brand.

Cessna Caravan to Join Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission’s Aviation Unit

Textron Aviation Inc. announced today a signed purchase agreement for one Cessna Caravan aircraft destined for the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) Division of Law Enforcemen...

Textron Aviation announces order from Fly Alliance for up to 20 Cessna Citation business jets

Textron Aviation today announced during the National Business Aviation Association’s Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA-BACE) that it has entered into a purchase agreement with Fly All...

flyExclusive expands Citation fleet with order for Cessna Citation XLS Gen2 and Citation Longitude business jets

Textron Aviation today announced it has entered into a purchase agreement with Exclusive Jets, LLC, operating as flyExclusive, for up to 14 additional Cessna Citation business jets. flyExclusive ha...

Textron Aviation employees celebrate Cessna SkyCourier success

On Saturday, October 8, employees and their families celebrated the hard work and dedication that made the Cessna SkyCourier a reality.

Textron Aviation announces order for 55 Cessna Skyhawks to support pilot training for ATP Flight School

Textron Aviation today announced an agreement with ATP Flight School for the purchase of 55 Cessna Skyhawk aircraft. The piston aircraft will add to ATP’s existing fleet of nearly 200 Skyhawks, acr...

Ron Draper shares his experience learning to fly Cessna Citation jets

David Miller, director of Safety Education at CJP (Citation Jet Pilots), is on a mission to share the stories of some incredible Cessna Citation pilots and owners. Check out his conversation with R...

Textron Aviation Promotes Brett Pierson to Senior VP Position

Textron Aviation welcomes Brett Pierson to the role of senior vice president, Defense & Special Missions, which includes serving as president & CEO of Textron Aviation Defense LLC.

Tunisian Air Force modernizes training capabilities, takes delivery of first of eight Beechcraft T-6C Texan II Integr...

Textron Aviation Defense today announced the delivery of the first Beechcraft T-6C Texan II Integrated Training System to the Tunisian Air Force in support of operations at No. 13 Squadron at Sfax ...

Textron Aviation Defense delivers 1,000th Beechcraft T-6 Texan II, global fleet surpasses 5M flight hour milestone

Textron Aviation Defense today announced the delivery of the 1,000th Beechcraft T-6C Texan II aircraft and the achievement of the 5 million flight hour milestone across the global T-6 fleet. All Be...

Textron Aviation Defense Beechcraft AT-6E Wolverine achieves Military Type Certification from the United States Air F...

Textron Aviation Defense Beechcraft AT-6E Wolverine achieves Military Type Certification from the United States Air Force

ACHIEVING SUCCESS AMID CHALLENGES: MEET SPECIAL MISSIONS PROGRAM MANAGER POLINA BALL

The aircraft, also known as a Cessna 206, was set to operate as a special missions’ aircraft, outfitted with custom technology and equipment. Program manager Polina Ball led the development of the ...

Textron Aviation’s Wichita Service Center receives inaugural NBAA ground support sustainability recognition

National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) announced that Textron Aviation received accreditation for its commitment to sustainability in its ground support operations at the Wichita Service Cen...

Put your career on a new trajectory at Textron Aviation

Whether it’s an outstanding starting wage, lucrative sign-on bonus or special tax credit, learn why now is the time to join the best in the aviation business.

Textron Aviation brings affordable and convenient health care options to Wichita employees through new Plane Healthy ...

At a time when rising health care costs are at top of mind for everyone, Textron Aviation is providing a new and innovative solution for its more than 9,500 employees in Wichita to help manage thes...

Watch the largest peacetime airlift in action

Hundreds of Cessna, Beechcraft and Hawker aircraft owners and operators from around the country donated the use of their aircraft to ensure athletes from around the country traveled safely for this...

A Special Boarding Call

The send-off party is a moment these athletes will never forget.

Hundreds of athletes arrive safely in Orlando thanks to the Special Olympics Airlift event

Over 800 Special Olympics athletes and their coaches arrived safely and efficiently in Orlando for the 2022 USA Games thanks to Cessna, Beechcraft and Hawker customers.

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