West Coast Aviation adds first ever Avanti EVO to charter fleet


Piaggio Avanti EVO

West Coast Aviation Services has added a new Piaggio Avanti EVO to its charter fleet. It is the first EVO based in California.

Piaggio’s first US sold Avanti EVO is based at the John Wayne Airport in Orange County, CA.  A second Piaggio, scheduled to arrive in the near future. The two aircraft are part of a larger order for this new line of high-performance planes planned for delivery within the next four years.

The newly designed twin turboprop has a maximum ceiling of 41,000 feet and can reach speeds of 350 mph. The aircraft can seat up to 7 passengers. The state-of-the-art inflight entertainment system with complimentary domestic Wi-Fi allows passengers to stay connected to the world below. A separate and enclosed aft lavatory also comes standard in this aircraft.

The EVO joins West Coast Aviation Services’ well-established fleet of charter aircraft ranging in size from turboprops to light, midsize and heavy jets.

Gary Standel, president and founder of West Coast Aviation Services said: “I’m excited to introduce the first of many Piaggio EVO’s to the Region. This new line of aircraft with its spacious interior, increased airspeed and excellent overall performance adds to the diversity of our fleet and provides yet another exceptional option for our fractional share owners and charter clients alike.”

West Coast Aviation Services has launched West Coast EVO Partners, its newest fractional ownership program tailored specifically for its Piaggio line of aircraft.