Piaggio delivers first Avanti EVO
Piaggio Aerospace has delivered the first Avanti EVO aircraft to a customer. The aircraft was handed over in Genoa to a Greek customer who will use it for charter operations.
Carlo Logli, CEO of Piaggio Aerospace said: “This is a significant milestone for our company.”
“As we start delivering the third generation of our Business Aviation turboprop, the only one in its market sector to be completely designed and produced in Italy. We expect six deliveries by the end of this year to American, Asian and European customers who have selected one of the most performing, environmentally friendly, elegant and comfortable aircraft available today in the international market,” added Logli.
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Piaggio says the Avanti EVO is characterised by what it calls “Made in Italy” style. Its interiors include VIP seats developed by Iacobucci HF and covered with leather by Poltrona Frau.
The Avanti EVO is the third generation of the P180 Avanti, The aircraft can carry seven passengers up to 1,770 nautical miles.