A Word About Your Aircraft's Performance
Take a moment to consider your aircraft’s performance. What’s the first word that comes to mind? If you said something like “OK,” “Lackluster” or “Unimpressive,” you’ve come to the right place.
Blackhawk customers say things like, “Jumps off the runway!”, “Incredible!”, and “Absolutely off the chart!” These are pilots just like you who refused to settle for so-so performance and over-budget overhauls.
They found a better way, and you can, too. New engine performance from Blackhawk – because the best new aircraft may already be in your hangar.
Day two is already winding down, and turnout was even bigger and better than yesterday! Our team can’t believe it’s only been a year since we announced Blackhawk’s certified STC for the XP42A Grand Caravan engine upgrade. Now, 18 revitalized 208Bs are flying all around the world – and there are more to come before…Read More
With clear skies and hot weather, Oshkosh is off to a great start. Temperatures are forecast to be in the mid-90s today and mid-80s the rest of the week, so it should be a great show. Exhibitor participation seems to be a lot lower this year, as many static display areas are empty, along with…Read More
The Caravan is a great machine and the Blackhawk upgrade just makes it so much better. We operate in a mountainous area of the country and the ability to quickly climb to altitude is important. The higher cruise speed means more efficient delivery of loads and more trips in a day. The commonality of engines…Read More
Punta Cana to Trinidad April 8th, 2012. We are very reluctant to leave our amazing hotel in Punta Cana where we are paying far less per night than we will in Trinidad plus it’s all-inclusive and has a great beach. But duty calls and we have miles to go before we sleep. We don’t need…Read More
At Alkan Air, we are always searching for a more safe and efficient way to serve our clients. The Blackhawk Caravan engine upgrade is the next logical step in the evolution of the capable 208B Caravan. Our customers ask for the Caravan year in and year out because of its payload and reliability, now they…Read More