Wednesday, May 8, 2013
Beechcraft reports the company had a strong first quarter, delivering 59 planes, including 16 King Air 350i/ER and 13 King Air 250.
In comparison, the company delivered 37 Beechcraft units during the first quarter of 2012. The company also delivered the last 6 Hawker 4000 aircraft.
In a news release, Beechcraft CEO Bill Boisture said, “The market is responding positively to the new Beechcraft Corporation, as we focus on a strong line of versatile and globally-renowned products like the King Air turboprop, the T-6 military trainer aircraft, and the largest global customer support network in the industry.”
Boisture says the company has seen the highest booking rate the company has had in the past three years.