Textron takes trio of aircraft to JetExpo


The new Cessna Citation Sovereign+

Textron Aviation to showcase three aircraft at JetExpo 2014 in Moscow.
The new Cessna Citation Sovereign+

The new Cessna Citation Sovereign+

Textron Aviation is displaying three business aircraft at JetExpo in Moscow, which starts today and runs for the next three days. Cessna’s Citation Sovereign+ and Citation XLS+ mid-size business jets are both featuring at the show, along with the Beechcraft King Air 350i turboprop.

Beechcraft and Cessna are joined at JetExpo by their regional partners, Premier Aviation, Jet Transfer and East Union.

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Tom Perry, vice president of sales, Europe said: “Russia has long been a strong market for Beechcraft, Cessna and Hawker products.”

“With these industry-leading brands now operating together under Textron Aviation, we offer an ideal aircraft portfolio to support the expansion of business aviation in Russia. Our range of aircraft – pistons, turboprops and jets – and the product support network across Europe are unrivaled,” Perry added.

The Citation Sovereign+, which can seat 12 passengers, recently received EASA certification.

The Citation XLS+ seats 12 passengers and provides customers non-stop access from Moscow to all European cities including London, Nice and Madrid.

The Beechcraft King Air 350i turboprop is the latest in a long line of King Air aircraft, which have been in production for 50 years.