Eden Prairie, MN, May 16, 2012 - Elliott Aviation, a leader in a diverse set of business aviation services announced today the addition of a Hawker 800A mid-sized jet to their charter fleet. The addition of the airplane brings the total charter fleet to eight airplanes including a Citation Excel, Lear 31A, Beechjet 400A, Hawker Premier 1A, King Air 200GT, King Air C90B and King Air F90.
The addition of the Hawker 800A provides Elliott Aviation’s charter customers an over 2,700 mile range, one of the largest ranges in its class. In addition, the Hawker 800A provides comfort for up to eight passengers, an external lavatory and a 424 mile per hour cruise speed.
“The Hawker 800A is a great compliment to our charter fleet,” said Toby Batchelder, Aircraft Management Sales Manager. “It will allow our customers to go anywhere in the continental United States without needing to refuel.”
Elliott Aviation has an accident-free operating record since 1936 and is a recipient of numerous industry safety awards.
Elliott Aviation is a full-service business aviation center offering a complete menu of high quality products and services including aircraft sales, avionics service & installations, aircraft maintenance, accessory repair & overhaul, paint and interior, charter and aircraft management. Serving the business aviation industry nationally and internationally, they have facilities in Moline, IL, Des Moines, IA, and Minneapolis, MN. The company is a member of the Pinnacle Air Network, National Business Aviation Association (NBAA), National Air Transportation Association (NATA), and National Aircraft Resale Association (NARA), and has been selling and servicing business aircraft since 1936.