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The World’s Best Turboprop – Better Than Ever: Pilatus Reveals the PC-12 NGX

During the National Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA-BACE) in Las Vegas, Pilatus took the wraps off the industry’s most advanced and versatile single-engine turboprop – the PC-12 NGX. The brand-new PC-12 NGX incorporates an improved engine, smarter avionics and a completely redesigned cabin with larger windows, making this third generation of the PC-12 airframe… Read More ›

Pilatus PC-12 NG Now Approved for Commercial Operations in Europe

Following a decision by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA), the PC-12 NG, the world’s best-selling single-engine turboprop aircraft, is now approved for commercial operations in Europe. The PC-12 has been in successful commercial use for years in other parts of the world, be it for business, medical transport or cargo flights.  Single-engine turbine aircraft… Read More ›

Pilatus to Open PC-24 Order Book at EBACE 2014 and Announce Launch Customers

Pilatus Aircraft Ltd will sign and announce contracts with the first customers for its new business jet at the European Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition (EBACE) to be held in Geneva from 20 to 22 May 2014.  The Swiss aircraft manufacturer will attend the annual trade fair in Geneva, and will be present both in… Read More ›

Pilatus introduces connected flight deck for PC-12 NG.

In support of current and future customers, Pilatus Aircraft Ltd recently released a series of wireless aircraft interface applications to enhance the operational experience of PC-12 NG operators. The new Connected Flight Deck and Wireless FastLoad System is a set of four innovative iPad applications that interface with a wireless gateway system onboard the PC-12… Read More ›

Markus Bucher takes over as CEO of Pilatus Aircraft Ltd.

At the meeting of the Board of Directors of Pilatus Aircraft Ltd on 12 November 2012, members voted to elect Markus Bucher as the new CEO and Chairman of the Executive Board with effect from 1.1.2013. He will take over from Oscar J. Schwenk, who will remain as Chairman of the Board of Directors with… Read More ›

Qatar Emiri Air Force selects PC-21 Training System.

The QEAF selected the PC-21 as their fixed wing basic and advanced training aircraft, after a thorough evaluation both in Switzerland and in Qatar. The PC-21 was deemed to be the very best aircraft and Training System of all options available on the market today. The PC-21 will support the training of their young aviators… Read More ›

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