Jul 25, 2012
Daher-Socata dismisses SPn but continues twinjet plans
Daher-Socata says it has recently completed a one-year evaluation of the seven-seat Grob SPn twinjet and decided not to pursue certification of the model.
in Focus: Grob Aircraft bullish over more G120TP sales
If acquiring the assets of the failed Grob Aerospace company from receivership three-and-a-half years ago was a gamble, then the current level of interest in the reborn Grob Aircraft's new-generation G120TP trainer appears to have more than justified the risks taken by its German backers.
Socata to decide on SPn by year-end
Daher-Socata , manufacturers of the TBM series of turboprop singles, said July 25 in a press conference that it is continuing to evaluate the former Grob SPn business jet.
Flight Test: Grob Aircraft G120TP - Pocket rocket
Problems with the development of the Grob180 SPn business jet led Grob Aerospace to declare insolvency in late 2008.