News Listings for p2006t

  • FARNBOROUGH: Aero GB receives Airborne Technologies MMA

    News | 09 Jul 2012 17:00 | Kate Sarsfield

    Special missions operator Aero GB has become the first UK-based owner of an Airborne Technologies Tecnam multi-mission aircraft (MMA), following the handover of the twin-engined aircraft this morning.
  • Fuel injection, controls boost Rotax engine efficiency in LSA market

    News | 21 Mar 2012 15:00 | John Croft

    Rotax says the new 912iS fuel-injected 100hp (75kW) engine it plans to begin delivering for light sport aircraft (LSA) in May will have 21% better fuel efficiency than the carburetted 912S and 30-70% better than traditional four-cylinder, four-stroke piston engines in the LSA sector.
  • SINGAPORE: Spain's Indra to introduce light maritime patrol aircraft

    News | 16 Feb 2012 05:28 | Greg Waldron

    <P>Spanish technology company Indra&nbsp;is developing a low-cost maritime patrol aircraft (MPA) based on the Tecnam P2006T twin-engine piston aircraft. </P> <P>The Indra-led programme&nbsp;will&nbsp;see&nbsp;contributions from&nbsp;aircraft maker Tecnam and&nbsp;systems integrator Airborne Technologies.&nbsp;In the Asia-Pacific, potential buyers could include countries with long coastlines and limited budgets.</P> <P>The configuration will be known as the P2006T MRI (maritime reconnaissance intelligence). It will incorporate sensors that will be linked to a ground station through an internet protocol using a line-of-sight data link. </P> <P>The sensor payload will include the Selex Galileo Seaspray 5000E active electronically scanned array (AESA) radar, a light weight system optimised for ocean surveillance and tracking. The system weighs 48kg and has a range in excess of 100nm (185km).</P> <P>The P2006T MRI's electro optical system is the FLIR System's Ultra Force 275 HD, which i
  • Tecnam twin receives FAA nod

    News | 17 Nov 2010 10:03 | John Croft

    Tecnam has received US Federal Aviation Administration certification for its P2006T four-seat Rotax-powered twin, a development the company says could spark...
  • Tecnam NA: taking the electronic flight bag to the next level

    News | 19 Oct 2010 00:00 | John Croft

    Apple's iPad promises to transform the way electronic flight bags are used and could revolutionise flight training
  • General Aviation - In Brief

    News | 13 Oct 2010 14:07 | Kate Sarsfield

    Niche aircraft leasing start-up Milestone Aviation has closed its first financing transaction following a deal with Brazilian helicopter operator Omni Taxi Aéreo for two new Sikorsky 76C++ helicopters