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  1. Wheels Up To Expand West Coast OperationsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Aero-News Network

    Wheels Up, the leading membership-based private aviation company, has announced that it will further expand its West Coast operations, based in Van Nuys, CA, with the addition of Cessna Citation Excel/XLS aircraft to its already established West Coast-based fleet of King Air 350i aircraft. Additionally, Wheels Up has appointed Miles Rogers to the position of Chief Strategy Officer.

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  2. Cessna Returns to Setting Speed RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AVweb

    Pilots may presume that we now have access to accurate terrain maps nationwide, but in some remote areas, maps may be based on incomplete... As the fall colors peak nationwide and Halloween approaches, the fly-ins continue at full throttle. Our weekly review of SocialFlight... We're seeing more capable navigation apps for Android tablets, including the new AvNav EFB app.

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  3. The Curved Wing Cessna Citation Latitude Is The Next Awesome Private JetRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jalopnik

    Cessna's new Citation Latitude made its public debut here in Orlando this week at the National Business Aviation Association convention. First announced at the 2011 NBAA show, it's the newest jet from one of the most venerable names in aviation, and here's why you want one.

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  4. Wheels Up Names Executive TeamRead the original story

    Wednesday | Aero-News Network

    Wheels Up, the leading membership-based private aviation company, has appointed industry veterans Robert Garrymore and John Colucci to spearhead its Corporate Team. The Executive Team will address the growing demand for corporate memberships, and provide dedicated/customized solutions for corporate members.

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  5. Aviation suppliers court customers in OrlandoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Wichita Eagle

    Matt Henry, the president of Appearance Group, based in Wichita, is seeing some positive traction and trends in general aviation. "We're seeing have a sustained period of activity," Henry said.

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  6. Ruth: Lots of talk, very few answersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | St. Petersburg Times

    Do you have the sneaking suspicion that if you asked Gov. Rick Scott to name the color of an orange he would answer with a rambling discourse on his Dickensesque childhood, accusations that Charlie Crist pals around with Boardwalk Empire's Nucky Thompson and the Castro brothers are terrorists? Tuesday's tete-a-snit between two presumably adult candidates vying to become Florida's next governor wasn't a debate. A more proper billing would have been "Two Jesters in Jacksonville," as Scott and Crist spent a lost hour on television portraying each other as less qualified to hold public office than Uday and Qusay.

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  7. Cessna: Investing For The FutureRead the original story

    Wednesday | Forbes.com

    ... to stimulate market demand across business aviation has been proven time and again. Case in point: Cessna Aircraft. Fifty percent of the models it will deliver during the next two years are aircraft that were certified within just the last 12 ...

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  8. Speedy Citation X+ continues record-setting waysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Gizmag

    Even before it received FAA type certification, Cessna's New Citation X, now known as the Citation X+, had claimed the title of the world's fastest civilian aircraft . After receiving certification in June, the aircraft has continued its record-setting ways with a number of US city-to-city speed records.

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  9. Mokulele Airlines expands its inter-island networkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Anna.aero

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  10. Wheels Up expanding service area with Beechcraft King AirsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Business Journal

    ... under its fold by the end of the year. The company's fleet also includes Citation Excel/XLS aircraft from Cessna Aircraft Co. and its expansion means continued work for Wichita, where Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) this year merged the operations of both ...

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  11. These Guys Landed A Cessna At One Of The Biggest Airports In The WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Jalopnik

    Chicago-O'Hare airport is one of the busiest in the entire world. A Cessna 172 is one of the smallest planes in the entire world.

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  12. On This Day in Aviation HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Flight Journal

    1944 - First deliberate kamikaze attack takes place when a Japanese plane , carrying a 440-pound bomb, attacks HMAS Australia off Leyte Island as the Battle of Leyte Gulf begins. 1961 - First flight of the Breguet Br.1150 Atlantic , a French long-range reconnaissance, patrol and anti-submarine aircraft.

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  13. Wheels Up plans expansion of serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | The Wichita Eagle

    Kenny Dichter, the founder and CEO of Wheels Up, is bullish on the company's future and its ability to buy more Wichita-built airplanes. Wheels Up is a membership-based private aviation company, which a year ago placed a slew of orders for Beechcraft King Airs - 105 to be exact.

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  14. Ethiopia: Abyssinia Flight Spreads Wings As Three New Aircraft Join FleetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | AllAfrica.com

    ... bought from the Austrian, Diamond Aircraft Company, while two are single engine aircraft from the American, Cessna Aircraft Company. These three were supposed to be delivered to the Addis Abeba International Airport on Friday, October 17, 2014, but ...

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  15. Cessna Citation X+ Sets Coast-To-Coast Speed RecordRead the original story

    Monday Oct 20 | Aero-News Network

    Demonstrating its rank as the maker of the fastest civil aircraft in the world, Cessna Aircraft Company announced today at the annual National Business Aviation Association Convention & Exhibition that the recently certified Citation X+ has set several city-to-city speed records for its weight class including Seattle to Miami, making the 2,375 nautical mile trip in 4 hours, 52 minutes. "Today's news provides yet another example of how the Citation X+ meets customers' need for speed," says Scott Ernest, president and CEO of Textron Aviation.

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  16. Whoohoo! Chris gets his wingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | SooToday

    Chris Seymour kept in the back of his mind from his Flight Instructor on his first solo flight in a Cessna 150. At 17 years of age F/Sgt.

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  17. Is Bigger Really Better?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Flying

    I'm of the belief that truth is something that emerges as actual evidence does. What should airplanes be like? I believe that if you look at the behavior of airplane buyers, you can see not only what they should be but what they aren't and why that has to change.

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  18. Cessna Citation X+ establishes impressive coast-to-coast speed recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Examiner.com

    Speed does matter! Demonstrating its rank as the maker of the fastest civil aircraft in the world, Cessna Aircraft Company announced today at the annual National Business Aviation Association Convention & Exhibition that the recently certified Citation X+ has set several city-to-city speed records for its weight class including Seattle to Miami, making the 2,375 nautical mile trip in 4 hours, 52 minutes. Cessna is a subsidiary of Textron Aviation, Inc., a Textron Inc. company.

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  19. Cessna Citation X+ sets cross-country speed recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Business Journal

    Cessna Aircraft Co. on Monday announced that Citation X+ has added to its speed records by weight class, recently making a trip from Seattle to Miami in 4 hours, 52 minutes.

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  20. Textron shows off Citation Latitude at NBAARead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | The Wichita Eagle

    Textron Aviation kicked off media day ahead of the world's largest business aviation convention in Orlando Monday announcing product upgrades to its Beechcraft King Air line and promising there's more to come. "It's all about new products," Scott Ernest, Textron Aviation CEO and president, told a packed room at a news conference at the Orlando Convention Center.

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