Hawker Pacific delivers two Beechcraft King Air 350iTurboprops to AeroPearl
Hawker Pacific, Asia Pacific’s leading aircraft sales, services and product support company, has completed delivery of two brand new King Air 350i turboprops to specialised aviation company AeroPearl.The two aircraft will be used throughout the region for AeroPearl’s Flight Inspection Contract with Airservices Australia and will be based in Brisbane. They are replacing two older KingAirs and were ferried to Germany for modification at Aerodata ahead of delivery.Mark Simpson, Business Centre Manager, AeroPearl, said the new King Air 350i turboprops represented an ongoing investment in the Company’s market leading flight inspection fleet.
“As a specialised aviation company, we have a reputation for excellence, and this upgrade represents a key milestone for AeroPearl and our relationship with the King Air 350 aircraft and Hawker Pacific.”More than 40 people attended the Acceptance Ceremony which Tony Jones, Senior Vice President, Aircraft Sales and Flight Service Group, Hawker Pacific, noted was a reflection of the strong regard the industry holds for state-of-the-art aviation.“These King Air 350i turboprops will provide unmatched value, fuel efficiency and comfort while also meeting the very specific needs of Aeropearl in fulfilling its contractual obligations with Airservices Australia.
”The Beechcraft King Air 350i turboprop utilizes high technology for increased efficiency,providing a responsible, sustainable alternative. Not only is the King Air 350i the segment’s greenest aircraft, it can also travel farther on less fuel – meaning consistent savings for operators. The King Air 350i’s state-of-the-art design and performance enhancements represent new heights of power and durability, and a new interior means that it has the most comfortable and capable cabin ever offered in its class. Its legendary ruggedness, reliability and large cabin cross-section also make it the ideal platform for special missions enhancements, including air ambulance, aerial surveillance and reconnaissance.
Notes to Editor: About Hawker Pacific
Hawker Pacific is a market leader in integrated civil and military aerospace sales and product support in South East Asia, Australia, the Pacific and the Middle East and is one of the largest independent companies of its type in the region with nearly 600employees. The company’s Asian operations include established businesses in Singapore, China, the Philippines, Thailand, Indonesia and Malaysia.Hawker Pacific represents some of the world’s leading aircraft manufacturers,including Beechcraft Corporation, Bell Helicopter and Diamond Aircraft.
Hawker Pacific is also a primary dealer in used aircraft with networks to source,acquire and trade aircraft globally.Hawker Pacific is also Australia’s premier fixed base operator (FBO) with a network of facilities in Sydney, Brisbane, Cairns, Singapore, Perth, Shanghai and Malaysia. The company’s FBOs offer VIP services and crew facilities, 24/7 on demand aircraft charter from a modern aircraft fleet, flight operations and total aircraft management.Hawker Pacific’s product support activities include MRO, structural modification and support services to a wide range of fixed wng aircraft and helicopter for corporate, charter, defence and special mission operators throughout the region.
Other services include aircraft and engine maintenance, repair and overhaul, special mission aircraft modifications, design engineering, avionics parts and service, plus the provision of spare parts, exchange rotables and equipment sales.Hawker Pacific holds the highest certification levels and accreditations including CASA, EASA and FAA certification, ISO 9001 Bureau Veritas accreditation, plus OEM customer / airworthiness approvals by 26 major global suppliers and civil and military regulatory authorities.
These set the company apart from most others operating in the region, giving it a capacity to deliver complex special mission modifications for both civil and military customers.The company’s customers include airlines, commuter, corporate, general aviation,rotary wing and special mission operators, governments and the military.
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