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9 Most Common King Air Upgrades

9 Most Common King Air Upgrades

Great article by Max Oberbroeckling with jetAVIVA.The Beechcraft King Air series has been a paragon of aviation excellence for decades, cherished for its dependability and adaptability. With advancements in technology and engineering, a myriad o

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Join Us for the King Air Gathering 2024 at The Greenbrier!

Join Us for the King Air Gathering 2024 at The Greenbrier!

Are you ready for the ultimate aviation event? The King Air Gathering 2024 is coming to The Greenbrier resort in West Virginia on May 15-18, 2024, and we couldn't be more excited. This event promises to be a fantastic opportunity for King Air enthusi

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Beechcraft Delivers 100th King Air 360

Beechcraft Delivers 100th King Air 360

Textron Aviation has announced the delivery of the 100th Beechcraft King Air 360 turboprop to Comprehensive Blood and Cancer Center (CBCC), a longtime Textron Aviation customer. “We take pride in providing aircraft solutions for our customers wi

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Community Spotlight: David Stanley - King Air Pilot with the Royal Flying Doctors of Australia

Community Spotlight: David Stanley - King Air Pilot with the Royal Flying Doctors of Australia

One of the greatest goals we will strive for in life is finding meaningful purpose; a purpose that serves a greater good.We recently came across an individual, David Stanley, a King Air pilot, who has found that purpose in serving with an organizatio

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McCauley Delivers First C780 Propellers for Beechcraft King Air B300 Series

McCauley Delivers First C780 Propellers for Beechcraft King Air B300 Series

McCauley Propeller Systems, a division of Textron Aviation, has announced the first delivery and entry into service of its newest C780 propeller for the Beechcraft King Air B300 series, following its successful installation at Textron Aviation’s Tamp

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T-Tail King Airs and Secondary Stalls - Tom Clements, King Air Academy

T-Tail King Airs and Secondary Stalls - Tom Clements, King Air Academy

I am sure all readers here have experienced first-hand a secondary stall once or more during their flight training. In fact, for the CFIs in the group, you have probably observed them hundreds of times: An inexperienced pilot gets a little too aggres

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Textron Aviation Releases Multi-Engine Turboprop Communiqué ME-TP-0034

Textron Aviation Releases Multi-Engine Turboprop Communiqué ME-TP-0034

Textron Aviation has released Multi-Engine Turboprop Communiqué ME-TP-0034, (August 2023). We've included a few screenshots and a brief overview of the ATA's from the communiqué below. For the full communiqué with complete text and images, click

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NOAA's King Air 350 (NOAA68) Completes Hurricane Idalia Imagery Survey

NOAA's King Air 350 (NOAA68) Completes Hurricane Idalia Imagery Survey

From August 31 - September 2, 2023, the National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) conducted a National Geodetic Survey to assess the damage of Hurricane Idalia. A vital part of this survey was one of NOAA's Beechcraft King Air 350CER,

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Garmin Receives FAA STC Approval for GFC 600 Digital Autopilot for King Air F90 Aircraft

Garmin Receives FAA STC Approval for GFC 600 Digital Autopilot for King Air F90 Aircraft

Garmin announced this week it has received Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Supplemental Type Certification (STC) for the GFC 600 digital autopilot in Beechcraft King Air F90 aircraft.The GFC 600 autopilot system is optimized for turbine aircraf

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Textron Announces Positive Financial Results for 2023 Q2

Textron Announces Positive Financial Results for 2023 Q2

Textron Aviation posted positive 2023 Q2 earnings in Textron Inc's latest financial results. Revenues were $1.4 billion for the segment, up $78 million from last year's second quarter. The company was able to deliver 44 jets (down from 48, same

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Delta Led Consortium Announces Deal to Take 95% Control of Wheels Up for $500 Million

Delta Led Consortium Announces Deal to Take 95% Control of Wheels Up for $500 Million

Delta Air Lines along with investment firms Certares and Knighthead have announced a tentative deal to acquire over 95% of Wheels Up for $500 million. The deal provides Wheels Up with a $400 million term loan plus a $100 million "liquidity facility"

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Can I Backup My King Air? - Tom Clements, King Air Academy

Can I Backup My King Air? - Tom Clements, King Air Academy

Most all of us have been there. We have maneuvered into a particularly tight space on the ramp – either due to the lineman’s directions or to our own sense of necessity – and now find the need to extradite ourselves from this predicament. Problem is,

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