Duncan Aviation completes two Tamarack Atlas winglet installations
Lincoln, NEB — Duncan Aviation recently completed its first two Tamarack Aerospace Atlas winglet installations on Cessna CitationJet aircraft.
A CJ1 at Duncan Aviation for airframe inspections, paint and modifications as well as the Tamarack Aerospace Active Winglet installation, delivered last week. The company also completed winglet installation on a CJ3 aircraft in for a ProLine Fusion Flight Deck Upgrade.
In April, Duncan Aviation was named an authorised installer of the Atlas active winglets, adding Tamarack’s winglets to the list of winglet solutions available through Duncan Aviation. Over the last few years, Duncan Aviation has installed hundreds of winglets for Hawkers, Falcons and other airframes.
Tamarack Active Winglets are the only aerodynamic technology on the market today that can reduce time to climb and fuel burn, while increasing range and aircraft stability, without any structural reinforcement, yielding significant time and cost savings. Tamarack Active Winglets are approved via EASA, FAA, ANAC and Transport Canada Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for installation on the Cessna CJ, CJ1, CJ1+, M2, CJ2, CJ2+, CJ3 and CJ3+ business jets.
The operational benefits that owners will see with an Active Winglet equipped aircraft are:
- Increased range.
- Maximum Zero Fuel Weight increase.
- Reduced time to climb to cruise altitude.
- Increased climb gradients.
- Improved single-engine climb performance.
- Ride smoothing and stability.