July 6, 2010

Hawker Beechcraft Participating in Canada’s Premier Business Aviation Event

WICHITA, Kan. (July 6, 2010) – Hawker Beechcraft Corporation (HBC) today announced it will participate in the 2010 Canadian Business Aviation Association (CBAA) annual convention in Calgary, Alberta. During the event on July 7-8, the company will showcase its Hawker 4000, Hawker 750 and Beechcraft King Air 350i aircraft at the Calgary International Airport. HBC leads the industry in the region with nearly one-third of the business turbine population operating in Canada.

The flagship of the Hawker line, the composite fuselage Hawker 4000, is the most advanced super-midsize business jet in the world. It sets the standard for quality, performance and value in the super-midsize business jet class of aircraft.

The latest evolution of the famed Hawker 800 lineage, the Hawker 750 is a new light-midsize business jet that redefines its class with unmatched range/payload capabilities, a large midsize cabin, additional baggage space and proven efficiency.

Now equipped with the Rockwell Collins VenueTM cabin management system and state-of-the- art Beechcraft FlexCabin capability, the new King Air 350i sets the standard in cabin comfort, entertainment and flexibility while delivering unmatched fuel efficiency and the lowest operating cost per seat mile, making it one of the greenest aircraft available to business travelers today.

Hawker Beechcraft Corporation is a world-leading manufacturer of business, special mission 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 Salina, Kan.; 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.


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