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Cessna news from NBAA

Oct. 20, 2009 – The following news releases from Cessna Aircraft Company were issued yesterday at the National Business Aviation Association Meeting (NBAA) and Convention.

October 20, 2009  By Administrator

Cessna Announces Preliminary Performance Increases for Citation CJ4
Cessna released preliminary performance increases for the Citation CJ4. Results of extensive engineering flight testing have validated significant performance enhancements. | READ MORE

Cessna Senses Thawing of
Business Aviation Market

Cessna comes to the 62nd National Business Aviation Association Meeting (NBAA) and Convention with optimism that the business aviation market is thawing.

Cessna Launches GreenTrak Program
to Lower Citation Emissions

Cessna announced the introduction of GreenTrak Flight Planning software, a new flight planning program for current production Citation operators that optimizes a flight profile not only for time and cost, but also for the lowest carbon footprint as well. | READ MORE

Cessna Qualifies Citation Sovereign for
Los Angeles-Honolulu Operations

Cessna announced that Citation Sovereign Part 135 operators will now be able to conduct certain over-water flights, specifically Los Angeles to Hawaii, without requiring FAA Extended Operations (ETOPS) approval.


Cessna Continues to Enhance Customer Service
Cessna continues to invest in its renowned customer service operation, adding new programs and services to ensure existing operators keep the competitive business advantage afforded by using their aircraft. | READ MORE

Cessna Citation Mustang Continues to Expand Fleet, Avionics Capabilities
Cessna announced it has delivered 241 Citation Mustangs since the aircraft entered service in April 2007. The entry-level business jet has found worldwide appeal with deliveries revealing a 60/40 domestic/international mix and a variety of field operations, including owner-operators, corporate flight departments as well as fleet sales to flight schools, charter companies and air-taxi operators. | READ MORE

Cessna Recruiting Citation Owners for
Special Olympics Airlift

Cessna is recruiting Citation owners to help transport more than 2,000 athletes and coaches from across the nation to the 2010 Special Olympics USA National Games in Lincoln, Neb.

Cessna to Showcase Entire
Production Citation Line at NBAA

Cessna is featuring its entire line of current production Citation business jets at the 62nd National Business Aviation Association Meeting (NBAA) and Convention.

Cessna Partners with Williams International
on Engine Maintenance Program

Cessna is partnering with Williams International to offer customers fixed hourly rates for engine maintenance on most Citation CJ business jets. | READ MORE

Cessna Taps Melillo to Head New
ServiceDirect Maintenance Offering

Cessna announced it has named Matt Melillo general manager of its new ServiceDirect maintenance option.

Cessna Customer Service to Stream NBAA Maintenance Sessions on Internet

Cessna said it will stream live on the Internet a number of maintenance and overhaul sessions for Citation aircraft conducted during the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) annual convention to allow more universal access for Citation operators around the world who can't attend the event in person. | READ MORE


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