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Piaggio declares itself insolvent

Piaggio declares itself insolvent

Piaggio, the Italian manufacturer of the Avanti series of turboprop business aircraft, has declared itself insolvent and has asked to go into receivership. The firm had faced a tough sales environment for its turboprop range recently, only selling a handful

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West Coast Aviation adds first ever Avanti EVO to charter fleet

West Coast Aviation adds first ever Avanti EVO to charter fleet

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.

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RUAG gets STC for Garmin GTN 750

RUAG gets STC for Garmin GTN 750

EASA has issued RUAG Aviation with a supplemental type certificate (STC) for the installation of the Garmin GTN 750 advanced touchscreen solution for Piaggio P180 Avanti cockpits. “This new STC enables Piaggio P180 Avanti operators to benefit from improved safety

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ConnectJets showcases Avanti EVO at London City

ConnectJets showcases Avanti EVO at London City

ConnectJets showcased the Piaggio Avanti EVO turboprop over a two day event at London City Airport. The aircraft flew a number of local demonstration flights from the airport. The event was held at the London Jet Centre, hosted by Connectjets

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First EVO off the new production line at Villanova d’Albenga

First EVO off the new production line at Villanova d’Albenga

The first Piaggio Aerospace aircraft produced in the new Villanova d’Albenga plant took off from the runway of the international airport Clemente Panero. The aircraft, an Avanti EVO is due to be delivered in September. “This event was very energising

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Piaggio Avanti EVO: Buyer’s and Investor’s guide

Piaggio Avanti EVO: Buyer’s and Investor’s guide

Pros: A fast and stylish turboprop, with great ramp presence. Cons: The EVO cannot fly as far as its competitors. _________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Any potential buyers of an Avanti EVO do not have to worry about their aircraft not making a good first

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Hartzell provides propellers for Avanti EVO

Hartzell provides propellers for Avanti EVO

Hartzell Propeller will supply lightweight propellers to Piaggio Aero Industries for its third generation twin-engine Avanti EVO aircraft. ALSO READ: Piaggio Aero appoints Connectjets as sales agent Hartzel worked closely with Piaggio on developing the new aluminum alloy propeller. Carlo

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Piaggio Aero appoints Connectjets as UK sales agent

Piaggio Aero appoints Connectjets as UK sales agent

At the Farnborough Airshow, Piaggio Aero appointed Connectjets based in the UK as the exclusive agents for the Avanti EVO twin-engine turboprop for the UK, Republic of Ireland, Isle of Man and the Channel Islands. ALSO READ: Piaggio Aero appoints

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ENAV takes delivery of fourth P180 Avanti II

ENAV takes delivery of fourth P180 Avanti II

ENAV takes delivery of its fourth Piaggio P180 Avanti II turboprop. ENAV, an Italian flight inspection company, accepted delivery of its fourth Piaggio P180 Avanti II turboprop aircraft at the ENAV Flight Inspection facility in Rome Ciampino Airport. ENAV manages

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Tata and Mubadala become main shareholders in Piaggio Aero

Tata and Mubadala become main shareholders in Piaggio Aero

Tata and Mubadala Development Company now own 85% of Italian aircraft manufacturer Piaggio Aero India’s Tata Group and Mubadala, the sovereign wealth fund of Abu Dhabi, has become the majority owners of Italian aircraft company Piaggio Aero. The two companies

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