About Textron Aviation

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The Aviation Leader Inspiring the Journey of Flight

Home to the iconic Beechcraft, Cessna and Hawker brands – our success is rooted in the unmatched expertise and dedication of our world-class team.

For more than 95 years, Textron Aviation Inc. has empowered our collective talent to design and deliver the best aviation experience for our customers. Our legendary performance, reliability and versatility has provided customers with more than 250,000 aircraft in over 170 countries — totaling more than half of all general aviation aircraft worldwide.

Our employees are driven by smart solutions that equip our customers with safe, affordable and flexible flight. Textron Aviation has the most versatile and comprehensive aviation product portfolio in the world: from business jets, general aviation and special mission aircraft; to high-performance pistons, military trainer and defense aircraft. All of which are supported by a trusted global customer service network.

Our shared beliefs allow us to accomplish the unthinkable – for our colleagues, customers and communities.


BE HUMAN

We put people at the heart of everything we do. We embrace the diverse perspectives our employees, customers and communities.

BE TRUSTWORTHY

We go beyond words to always deliver with actions. We understand trust is earned with years of reliability and commitment. Our customers can count on us to deliver.

BE COLLABORATIVE

We make ideas take off. We consider how our actions will help our customers and the business move forward as one team. We are driven by purpose, knowledge and enthusiasm, aiming always to exceed expectations.

BE LEGENDARY

We find a way, or we create one. We will turn our history and heritage into a better tomorrow. Our passion led us here, but our genius propels us forward.

Latest Textron Aviation Stories

Cessna Citation Ascend test program soars ahead as second flight test article successfully takes flight

The milestone flight follows the Ascend prototype, which completed its first flight in 2023 marking the P1 aircraft the first conforming production flight test aircraft.

Textron Aviation expands presence in Australia to modernize facilities and increase parts in region, announces name c...

Textron Aviation is expanding its footprint in Australia to modernize facilities and increase parts availability in the region.

Milestone 400th Cessna Citation Latitude production rollout emphasizes its leading position in the midsize business j...

The Citation Latitude is the world’s most-delivered midsize business jet for eight consecutive years and has proved a hit with customers due to its reliability, versatility and impressive 2,700-nau...

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