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By Jim Allmon, President & CEO Blackhawk Aerospace We all have our favorite airplane that we’ve loved since the first time we sat in one. I personally have three: the trailing link gear Cessna 421C, the Shrike 500S Twin Commander, and the Cessna Conquest I. Each has its own special appeal, but the Conquest I […]
Blackhawk Completes Pilatus Baseline Flight Testing, Begins Testing XP67P Engine+ Upgrade for the PC-12
ORLANDO, Florida – October 18, 2022 – Aftermarket upgrade leader, Blackhawk Aerospace, announced today that they have completed baseline flight testing for their new Pilatus PC-12 engine upgrade program. With baseline testing complete, they have now installed and are flying the higher horsepower PT6A-67P, which is expected to receive FAA certification in Q2 of 2023 […]
COLUMBIA, Missouri – May 24, 2022 – Blackhawk Aerospace Technologies announced today that they have received the FAA’s sign-off for Parts Manufacturer Approval (PMA) Authorization. This PMA Authorization allows a manufacturer to produce and sell modification and replacement articles for installation on type-certified products. This addition to our capabilities will support upgrades and allow our […]
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 […]
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 […]
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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.