Piaggio Aerospace at the NBAA-BACE 2016
Piaggio Aerospace, a leading aircraft manufacturer active both in the Business and Defense & Security sectors, announces today its participation to NBAA-Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (BACE) 2016, the world’s largest Business Aviation event. The company will showcase the Avanti EVO, the third generation of the P.180 Avanti.
The P.180 Avanti EVO is an aircraft able to carry up to 9 passengers and capable of flying at a maximum cruise speed of 402 KTAS, (745 km/h), with a maximum range IFR of 1,809 nm, a climb rate of 2,770 fpm, and a maximum flight altitude of 41,000 feet.
There are about 220 P180 in the world: 5 EVOs, 126 Avanti II, and 89 Avanti.
Renato Vaghi, Piaggio Aerospace Chief Executive Officer, commented: “We are delighted to bring our unique P180 Avanti EVO, one of the world’s fastest, quietest, and most fuel-efficient aircraft, to this prestigious event; we hope to be able to work successfully in the USA market as we did with the predecessors of the EVO”.
Piaggio Aerospace exhibits with an indoor booth (position #3474) and an indoor static display (position ISD_15).