It’s Friday night in Kansas City, Kan. and officers are busy. This weekend, in particular, officers would be involved in seven different vehicle pursuits. Given the population of Kansas City and the nature of police pursuits, the encounters would normally be dangerous for all involved. That’s where the Kansas Highway Patrol (KHP) Aircraft Unit comes in.
The world of aviation is wide and offers opportunities for anyone interested in taking to the skies, regardless of their mission, path or destination. But often, the most intimidating part of taking flight is getting started.
When it comes to finding quality craft beer in the south, North Carolina is king.
After five years in service, the CESSNA CITATION LATITUDE aircraft topped the General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) list as the most delivered midsize business jet for the fourth consecutive year, with 58 aircraft delivered in 2019 and 234 total delivered through Q1 of 2020. On the aircraft’s fifth anniversary, several of those who work closely with the Citation Latitude aircraft, took some time to explain why.
“When the skies go dark, we run towards the darkness.” It’s a strong statement from Brad Pierce, the president of Restaurant Equipment World and volunteer with the non-profit AEROBridge. But it’s one he stands by based on his countless experiences with others in business aviation.
It’s no secret the COVID-19 pandemic disrupted commercial air significantly. Vacations were cancelled, business trips were delayed and visits to loved ones were paused.
Dwayne Clemens knows Beechjets better than most. A former Beechcraft employee turned full-service FBO owner in the air capital, he’s well-versed in the capabilities and value a Beechjet brings to a company.
As more attention is put on health, safety and sanitation, many aircraft owners are starting to look closer at what’s inside their aircraft.
Lieutenant Colonel Neil Taylor spent several decades in the United States Air Force and has never seen a fight quite like the COVID-19 pandemic.
Simon Elliott is no stranger to disaster. He’s walked with those on the ground after Hurricane Katrina providing personal hygiene equipment and trailers.
Nearly 40 years ago and more than 650 miles apart, two entirely separate relationships began.
As the Caravan celebrates 35 years, FedEx reaffirms it's choice to invest in a "workhorse".
Weight calculations, weather assessments and system functionality checks were not why Trevor Smith spent time at Lambert International Airport in St. Louis.
With a jet-like cabin design, dual-channel FADEC and the first clean-sheet turboprop engine in more than 30 years, the CESSNA DENALI aircraft is sure to disrupt the marketplace. But behind the features and capabilities of the new aircraft is a team of experts invested in both the plane and those who will sit inside.
The news reports said roughly 50 people were dead. A storm, controlled by no man, had swept the vast islands leaving little in its path.
Textron Aviation has unveiled the industry’s first interactive, 3D full-color, technical library today following the Cessna Citation Longitude’s entry into service.
In September of 2019, Textron Aviation celebrated 50 years since the inaugural flight of the first Citation jet, the Cessna Citation 500.
Through the years, Keith Urban and Nicole Kidman developed a relationship with Textron Aviation and say that relationship is echoed each time they work with those at the company.
Go behind the scenes of a new CITATION XLS+ aircraft with Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum. Find out what sets the midsize jet apart from the competition and how its performance is at the DOC of a light jet.
Max Weldon set a course for the pinnacle of light-jet ownership. His journey landed him a five-star customer experience and a class-leading aircraft. “I never in a million years thought that I would ever be flying a Citation,” he says. “It’s been a dream of mine since I was a little kid.”
Today, transitioning from a single-pilot turboprop or jet into a two-crew aircraft is easier than ever before. When transitioning to a two-crew environment, it’s important to consider the differences found in a new aircraft segment, ensuring everyone from pilots, owners and maintenance managers make the move as seamless as possible.
As one of the world’s most relied upon business aircraft, the Citation XLS+ jet is renowned for its one-of-a-kind operational advantage. The jet is also known for its maintenance efficiency and customer support.
Step inside the Citation XLS+ and explore the latest design features of the world’s most popular business jet.