WICHITA, Kan. (June 12, 2012) – Hawker Beechcraft Corporation (HBC) today announced its participation in the Canadian Business Aviation Association (CBAA) convention on June 13-14 at Skyservice Business Aviation in Toronto, Canada. The company will showcase a Hawker 900XP, Beechcraft King Air 350i and the Baron G58 at the company’s static display. HBC continues to lead the business turbine market in the country with 40 percent share.
From the best-selling midsized business jet lineage (the Hawker 125 series), the Hawker 900XP has combined Honeywell engines with enhanced winglets and a large cabin for increased performance, range, efficiency, comfort and unprecedented value. This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Hawker 125 series. Nearly 1,700 Hawker 125-series aircraft have been produced throughout the last 50 years.
The King Air 350i delivers exceptional performance and value. Equipped with the Rockwell Collins Venue™ cabin management system and state-of-the-art Beechcraft FlexCabin capability, the King Air 350i sets the standard in cabin comfort, business capability, in-flight productivity and entertainment. It delivers unmatched fuel efficiency and the lowest operating cost per seat mile, making it the greenest aircraft in its class. The King Air 350i is the perfect addition to any corporate fleet.
The twin-engine piston aircraft that pilots aspire to own, the Baron G58 offers unmatched performance and range/payload capabilities in its segment. It also features a premium cabin that provides the best ride of any twin-engine aircraft, including flexible seating that allows for seating of two, four or six people, with the option to reconfigure and remove seats to accommodate mission needs and large baggage items. Its flight deck includes fully integrated Garmin G1000® avionics with a GFC 700 flight control system and new GWX 68 color weather radar.
Hawker Beechcraft Corporation is a world-leading manufacturer of business, special mission, light attack and trainer aircraft – designing, marketing and supporting aviation products and services for businesses, governments and individuals worldwide. The company’s headquarters and major facilities are located in Wichita, Kan., with operations in Little Rock, Ark.; Chester, England, U.K.; and Chihuahua, Mexico. The company leads the industry with a global network of more than 100 factory-owned and authorized service centers. For more information, visit www.hawkerbeechcraft.com.