Piaggio Aero has appointed Alkan Air


Alkan Air of Egypt has been appointed by Piaggio Aero as the official agent for the Avanti aircraft

Alkan Air has been appointed
as the official Egyptian agent for the sale of Piaggio Aero P.180 Avanti II
aircraft. The company also plans to add a P 180 Avanti II to its own fleet
of aircraft in the near future.

Awad Dargham, general manager
of Alkan Air said “I am pleased to announce this agreement between
ourselves and Piaggio Aero. We have always been aware of the Avanti II’s
suitability for our market and I am delighted that we now have the opportunity
to not only operate the aircraft but, also to help other operators in the
region to discover the many benefits of this excellent aircraft. As we continue
to grow and stay at the forefront of aviation in our region I look forward to
operating the aircraft as part of our fleet. I anticipate a long and successful
partnership with Piaggio Aero.” 

Giuliano Felten, deputy
general manager of Piaggio Aero said: “Piaggio Aero welcomes Alkan Air to
its growing international sales network. We have chosen this company
because it is the leader in air services in Egypt and we appreciate the way
they manage this business in their country. Thanks to the Alkan Air’s knowledge
and experience in the Egyptian market, Piaggio Aero will be able to effectively
approach this emerging North African market and learn more about the
opportunities and benefits to grow its business there.” 

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