Moline, IL, May 29, 2013 - Elliott Aviation, a leader in a diverse set of business aviation services, today celebrated the delivery of a refurbished Falcon 900, the largest aircraft completed to date at their Moline facility. The refurbishment included new paint, interior and avionics upgrades.
During the refurbishment process, Elliott Aviation completed a full paint job, replaced and upgraded the window lines and window shades to ATG shades, carpet, woodwork, 24 karat gold inlays, granite countertops, aft lavatory sink and aft divan. A Rockwell Collins Venue cabin entertainment and management system was added along with monitors and additional speakers. The aircraft also had a floor plan change to add a divan in the aft cabin area.
“We are continuing to move upmarket on aircraft by increasing the size and types of aircraft we see,” said Joe Daugherty, Elliott Aviation Paint and Interior Sales Director. “This Falcon 900 project really shows off several different departments and highlights the level of talent and craftsmanship throughout our headquarters in Moline.”
In addition to a large maintenance facility, Elliott Aviation’s headquarters includes a down draft paint facility, avionics support and a full interior shop.
Elliott Aviation is a second-generation, family-owned business aviation company 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). Elliott Aviation has been operating since 1936. For more information visit www.elliottaviation.com.
Daugherty will be located at Elliott Aviation's headquarters in Moline, IL.
Conrad Theisen has been promoted to Avionics Sales Manager and Mike Warren to Maintenance Sales Manager, at Elliott's headquarters of Moline, IL.
Company was the first to successfully install Garmin Inc.'s G1000 Integrated Avionics System in a Beechcraft King Air B200/200 series.