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About Blackhawk

Founded in 1999, Blackhawk Modifications provides exceptionally effective solutions to operators who want to improve performance without buying a new aircraft and to those who are tired of spending on overhauls that do nothing but maintain the status quo.

To date, over 750 XP Engine+ Upgrades have been delivered for Caravan, Cheyenne, Conquest, and King Air aircraft, all featuring new Pratt & Whitney Canada engines.  In fact, Blackhawk is the world’s largest non-OEM buyer of new Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A turboprop engines.  Blackhawk upgrades have the strongest resale value of any engine upgrades on the market.

Blackhawk Corporate
Waco, TX

Blackhawk Modifications serves customers worldwide from corporate headquarters in Waco, Texas, where Blackhawk occupies a 13,000 square-foot hangar at Waco Regional Airport (KACT). The hangar houses corporate offices, sales offices, and inventory as well as a place to install customer upgrades and perform research and development for new engine upgrade products.

Blackhawk Composites
Morgantown, KY

Blackhawk Composites is the source for quality composites solutions that meet exacting aerospace requirements. From cowlings and fairings to storage lockers, Blackhawk Composites has complete capabilities to design, prototype and build composite components for aerospace applications, including custom solutions to meet specific performance objectives.

Vector-Hawk Aerospace
Huntsville, AL

From engine upgrades and MRO to comprehensive engine management programs, Vector-Hawk Aerospace offers a range of products and services to enhance the readiness of King Air Series and Caravan aircraft and help government customers remain fully effective despite aging fleets and shrinking budgets.

Blackhawk News

PRESS RELEASE | FAA Approves FAST™ Engine Monitoring Solution for Blackhawk XP Engine+ Upgrades

July 26, 2018 | 0 Comments

  Pictured above: Pratt & Whitney Canada’s FAST™ Solution, a Flight Data Acquisition, Storage, and Transmission System for Blackhawk-Powered King Air and Caravan Aircraft Click here for this image in high resolution.   OSHKOSH, Wisconsin – July 23, 2018 – Blackhawk Modifications is pleased to announce Pratt & Whitney Canada’s (P&WC) completion of a Supplemental…

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PRESS RELEASE | Blackhawk Becomes Exclusive Provider of MT 5-Blade Composite Propeller for the Cessna Caravan

July 25, 2018 | 0 Comments

Pictured above: Blackhawk-Powered Cessna Caravan with the MT 5-Blade Composite Propeller Click here for this image in high resolution. OSHKOSH, Wisconsin – July 23, 2018 – Blackhawk Modifications is proud to announce that MT Propeller has granted Blackhawk full aftermarket exclusivity to provide the FAA and EASA approved MT 5-blade composite propeller to PT6A-140 and…

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PRESS RELEASE | FAA Approves G1000 NXi Integration with King Air 350 XP67A Engine + Upgrade

July 24, 2018 | 0 Comments

Pictured above: XP67A and G1000-Equipped King Air 350, 339 KTAS Click here for this image in high resolution.   OSHKOSH, Wisconsin – July 23, 2018 – Blackhawk Modifications, Inc. is proud to announce the FAA-Approval of the Garmin G1000 NXi with the XP67A Engine+ Upgrade for King Air 350 series aircraft. This Supplemental Type Certificate…

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PRESS RELEASE | Blackhawk Launches XP67A Engine+ Upgrade Program for King Air 300 Series

July 23, 2018 | 0 Comments

Pictured above: Blackhawk XP67A Engine+ Upgrade for the King Air 300. Click here for this image in high resolution. OSHKOSH, Wisconsin – July 23, 2018 – Blackhawk Modifications is proud to announce the launch of the XP67A Engine+ Upgrade for the King Air 300 Series, which pairs the Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC) 1200 shaft…

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PRESS RELEASE | Blackhawk Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary of XP61 Engine+ Upgrade STC

June 26, 2018 | 0 Comments

  WACO, Texas – June 26, 2018 – This month, Blackhawk Modifications, Inc. proudly celebrates the 10-year anniversary of the XP61 Engine+ Upgrade STC approval for the King Air 200 series. With over 136 XP61 upgrade kits sold, this model has proven to be a game changer for the King Air 200 market over the…

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PRESS RELEASE | Blackhawk and SNC Acquire XP67A King Air 350ER STC

June 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

WACO, Texas (June 12, 2018) – Blackhawk Modifications’ subsidiary for government and military sales division, Vector-Hawk Aerospace (VHA), has teamed with Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) to offer the Blackhawk XP67A Engine+ Upgrade Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) Kit for the Beechcraft King Air 350ER. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) recently approved Blackhawk Modifications’ XP67A Engine+ Upgrade…

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PRESS RELEASE | Blackhawk Expands EASA Approval for XP140 Engine+ Upgrade to Include MT 5-Blade Composite Propeller and Aero Acoustics Kit Pairing

April 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

Pictured above: Don Moore of Blackhawk Modifications and Jean-Pierre van der Burgt of Mastenbroek Aeroskill inspect the XP140 Engine+ Upgrade Click here for this image in high resolution. FRIEDRICHSHAFEN, GERMANY – April 18, 2018 – Blackhawk Modifications, Inc. is pleased to announce the Company has expanded the EASA Approval of the Cessna Caravan XP140 Engine+…

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PRESS RELEASE | Blackhawk Gains EASA Approval for King Air 350 XP67A Engine+ Upgrade

April 17, 2018 | 0 Comments

  FRIEDRICHSHAFEN, GERMANY – April 18, 2018 – Blackhawk is excited to announce that the Company has received European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) approval for the King Air 350 XP67A Engine+ Upgrade. Keys to the upgrade include two factory-new Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-67A engines and new 5-blade composite propeller assemblies and spinners from MT-Propeller,…

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3 Reasons to Upgrade Your King Air 90

April 13, 2018 | 0 Comments

  3 Reasons to Upgrade Your King Air 90 to BETTER-THAN-NEW STANDARDS with the Blackhawk XP135A Engine+ Upgrade   PERFORMANCE Produce 36% more horsepower at altitude, reduce time to climb by 21%, and cruise at speeds 14% (25-32 ktas) faster than stock. Learn more about XP135A performance here.   VALUE Typical operations result in 10%…

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PRESS RELEASE | Blackhawk Welcomes Scott Keefe to the Team

April 10, 2018 | 0 Comments

Click here for this image in high resolution.   WACO, TX – April 10, 2018 – Blackhawk is happy to welcome Scott Keefe to the Blackhawk Team as a Marketing Consultant. He will be working closely with both the Sales and Marketing Departments. Scott spent the past 13 years working in Sales and Marketing for…

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