Elliott Aviation, the industry’s leading Garmin G5000 retrofitter, has completed their tenth retrofit of a Garmin G5000 in a Beechjet 400A/Hawker 400XP and second full 400E interior retrofit. The installation was completed in a 1998 Beechjet 400A. Their ten installations includes eight delivered at their Moline, IL facility and two at their Des Moines, IA location. In addition to the G5000 and 400E interior, Elliott Aviation also installed Textron winglets, completed a full landing gear overhaul and completed a two-toned paint scheme finished in pearl paints.
As Garmin’s leading retrofitter, Elliott Aviation has installed more G5000 installations in Beechjet 400A/Hawker 400XP’s than all other dealers in the world, combined. The installation can increase the useful load of the aircraft by 200 pounds or more.
The Elliott Aviation exclusive 400E interior package includes an all-new 400E shell kit with new headliner with LED downwash lighting. It also includes LED cup holder, toe kick and reading lighting. The 400E interior also includes several floor plan options, all new customized fabricated cabinets, electronic dimmable window shades, and ink resistant headliner and window panels. Other features include USB charging ports, customized pocket inserts and customized pillow accents.
“We are proud of our 400E program on top of our Garmin G5000 installations. The weight savings and new avionics systems are incredibly beneficial for our customers,” said Conrad Theisen, Director of Avionics Sales for Elliott Aviation. “We have three more G5000 installations scheduled before spring.”
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 & 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), General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA), National Air Transportation Association (NATA), and National Aircraft Resale Association (NARA).