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  • Blackhawk Aerospace Begins Pilatus PC-12 FAA Certification Flight Testing
    for New Engine Upgrade Program

    FRIEDRICHSHAFEN, Germany – April 27, 2022 – Blackhawk Aerospace proudly announced today that the Company has started Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) certification flight testing for their new Pilatus PC-12 XP67P Engine+ Upgrade program. Blackhawk’s upgrade replaces the stock Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC) PT6A-67B engine with a higher-powered and more efficient PT6A-67P model. The Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) approval is […]

  • Jim Allmon, President and CEO, Blackhawk Aerospace

    Jim Allmon is Appointed to the Aerospace and Aviation Advisory Committee

    WACO, Texas – March 24, 2022 – Blackhawk Aerospace President and CEO, Jim Allmon, has just been commissioned as a member of the State of Texas Governor’s Aerospace and Aviation Advisory Committee. The purpose of this committee is to assist Texas Gov. Greg Abbott in discerning a plan to attract and retain aviation businesses in […]

  • Blackhawk Aerospace Announces Agreement to Acquire Controlling Ownership of Helicopter Carbon Fiber Tank Manufacturer, Recoil Aerospace

    DALLAS, TEXAS – March 8, 2022 – Blackhawk Aerospace announced today it has signed a Letter of Intent to acquire controlling ownership of Recoil Aerospace, LLC, an innovative designer and manufacturer of lightweight, carbon fiber composite wildland fire suppression tanks, aircraft aerostructures, and ballistically tolerant auxiliary fuel tanks for helicopters. This agreement allows Blackhawk to […]

  • Blackhawk Announces 1,000th Customer for XP Engine+ Upgrades

    LAS VEGAS, Nevada – October 11, 2021 – Blackhawk Aerospace announced today that the company has reached a total of 1,000 XP Engine+ Upgrades sold since their start in 1999.  The milestone customer for this achievement is Tim Brown, owner of FL-499, which he recently upgraded with Blackhawk’s XP67A Engine+ Upgrade for the King Air […]

  • Blackhawk Aerospace Launches Engine Upgrade Program for the Pilatus PC-12

    LAS VEGAS, Nevada – October 11, 2021 – Blackhawk Aerospace proudly announced today that the Company is adding the Pilatus PC-12 to their roster of aircraft for aftermarket engine upgrade Supplemental Type Certificates (STCs). Blackhawk will replace the stock Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC) PT6A-67B engines with the higher thermally rated PT6A-67P model in a […]



Blackhawk Aerospace is the recognized leader in performance improvements for turboprop aircraft. Founded in 1999 in Waco, Texas, the company serves customers worldwide in the commercial and government markets. Today, Blackhawk Aerospace is comprised of Blackhawk Aerospace Upgrades, Blackhawk Aerospace Aircraft Sales, Blackhawk Aerospace Solutions, Blackhawk Aerospace Composites, and Blackhawk Aerospace Technologies. A worldwide network of approved dealers and service support centers complements Blackhawk’s U.S. facilities.