Bloomer, WI (October 1, 2013) Flight Resource, LLC©; the world’s largest distributor of MT Propellers, announced today that the STC has been approved to install the 4-blade MT composite propellers to the Cirrus SR22 and SR22T including those with Flight Into Known Icing (FIKI). This upgrade provides up to 17 pounds of weight savings, turbine like smoothness, reduced noise (inside and out), and improvements in climb and cruise performance.
Flight-Resource Founding Partner and Technical Specialist, Larry Schlasinger, stated, “We
are very pleased to make this announcement. FIKI approval is not an easy task. We are
always looking for ways to get the most performance out of our planes. This upgrade hit all
benchmarks and it looks so good on this plane.”
The technologically advanced MT composite propeller is a lightweight alternative to
conventional forged aluminum props. The high-thrust scimitar blades incorporate a stainless
steel leading edge on high-thrust, precision CNC milled blades with no life limits.
ABOUT FLIGHT RESOURCE, LLC
Flight Resource, LLC is the world’s largest distributor of the German engineered composite
MT-Propeller and holder of several MT Propeller upgrade STCs. Installation kits for literally
hundreds of makes and models of singles, twins and turbine powered aircraft are supported
from the Cessna 170 up to the Jetstream 41. For more information about Flight-Resource
and current list of model STCs, please visit www.Flight-Resource.com.
ABOUT MT-PROPELLER, gmbh
MT Propellers are designed and built in Straubing, Germany. With over 50,000 composite
blades in operation; 32 years of development and production and more than 110 million
flying hours without a single in-flight hazardous failure. And there is no active AD on any
MT-propeller. This is one of the best safety records in the Aviation industry.
MT-Propellers are also approved on Part 135 and Part 25 commercial airplanes like the
BAE Jetstream 41 fulfilling the highest certification requirements. The high technology
natural composite blades have no life limitation and can be repaired even in case of a FOD.
Service is provided by over 30 MT certified prop shops around the country. For more
information about MT-Propellers please see www.MT-Propeller.com.