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.
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
Only 2000 miles to go. I have always loved being a pilot. To me there is nothing better than being in control of a machine that goes hurdling through the air under your total control. Race car guys get excited about going 120 mph; I go faster than that on takeoff. I have been very…Read More
Homeward bound but still a long way to go. Our handler, Julie, meets us at the curb at Martinique airport as promised. She walks us through security where once again they search us for weapons. Even though we were flying our own airplane we are subjected to the same screening as if we were riding…Read More
Manaus, Brazil Arriving in Manaus we were scheduled to land at the main international airport, however our customer event was being held at a small, aero club airport called Flores. Situated only about 6 miles southeast of the main airport, the Flores runway is only about 2,700’ long, has no control tower and no instrument…Read More
Trinidad to Manaus The Hyatt Regency in Trinidad turned out to be an ultra-modern 4 star hotel that was about half an hour from the airport. Although it was a very nice hotel, I would have rather stayed at the Holiday Inn Express next to the airport for half the price and a lot closer…Read More