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Elliott Aviation Delivers Their Third Garmin G5000 Retrofit – First at Their Des Moines, IA Facility

November 1, 2016

Elliott Aviation, the industry’s leading Garmin retrofitter, has completed their third retrofit of a Garmin G5000 in a Beechjet 400A/Hawker 400XP. This installation also represents their first G5000 retrofit at their Des Moines, IA facility. Elliott Aviation is currently working on five additional G5000 retrofits. This includes three in work at their Moline, IL headquarters … Continue reading Elliott Aviation Delivers Their Third Garmin G5000 Retrofit – First at Their Des Moines, IA Facility

Elliott Aviation Receives PMA Authorization

Elliott Aviation, a leading aircraft MRO provider, has received FAA PMA authorization to manufacture aircraft parts. The authorization was completed by their engineering department and authorized by the Chicago area MIDO. With their new authorization, Elliott Aviation will begin by creating ADS-B kits for their recent STC in the Premier I/IA. This will be followed … Continue reading Elliott Aviation Receives PMA Authorization

Elliott Aviation Pursuing ADS-B Solution for Hawker 800A/800XP/1000

Elliott Aviation, the industry’s leading Garmin retrofitter, is pursuing an ADS-B Out In STC for legacy Hawker 800A/800XP/1000 airframes. The solution will have seamless integration with the RMU/RCZ radio package. It will not only allow operators to meet ADS-B Out requirements, but it will provide ADS-B In information to be displayed on a Bluetooth connected … Continue reading Elliott Aviation Pursuing ADS-B Solution for Hawker 800A/800XP/1000

Elliott Aviation Delivers Their Second Garmin G5000 Retrofit

October 27, 2016

Elliott Aviation, the industry’s leading Garmin retrofitter, has completed their second retrofit of a Garmin G5000 in a Beechjet 400A. The installation was completed on a 1998 Beechjet 400A with Textron Aviation installed winglets. Elliott Aviation is currently working on five additional G5000 retrofits. This includes three in work at their Moline, IL headquarters and … Continue reading Elliott Aviation Delivers Their Second Garmin G5000 Retrofit

Elliott Aviation Launches Citation Excel and XLS ADS-B Solution and G5000 Bridge Program

October 26, 2016

Elliott Aviation, the industry’s leading Garmin retrofitter, has announced a Garmin ADS-B solution for the Citation Excel and XLS airframes. The STC that is currently being pursued will provide ADS-B OUT to meet the upcoming mandate but also provide ADS-B IN through a Bluetooth compatible device through Garmin’s Flight Stream wireless gateway. In addition, this … Continue reading Elliott Aviation Launches Citation Excel and XLS ADS-B Solution and G5000 Bridge Program

Elliott Aviation Welcomes Bill Reeves as Director of Maintenance Services

October 25, 2016

Elliott Aviation, a leading aircraft MRO provider, has hired Bill Reeves as Director of Maintenance Services. Most recently, Bill was the Manager of Aircraft Maintenance at Cessna/Textron Milwaukee. He is re joining Elliott, as he was employed as an A&P Mechanic at Elliott Aviation from 1986 through 1989. In his new role, Bill will be … Continue reading Elliott Aviation Welcomes Bill Reeves as Director of Maintenance Services

Elliott Aviation Starts Their Second 400E Retrofit

September 20, 2016

Elliott Aviation, a Beechjet 400A/Hawker 400XP authorized service center, has started their second full 400E interior retrofit that includes Garmin G5000 touch screen avionics. The first installation was completed on an aircraft purchased by the company’s aircraft sales division, Elliott Jets and was sold on September, 12, 2016. In addition to the complete 400E package, … Continue reading Elliott Aviation Starts Their Second 400E Retrofit

Elliott Aviation Receives 100 Percent Score in Embraer Audit

September 12, 2016

Elliott Aviation, a Phenom 100/300 Authorized Service Center, today announced a 100 percent score on their recent Embraer factory audit. The company had previously received a 99 percent score on their bi-annual audit in 2014. The factory audit consists of items like infrastructure, organization, security, certification, training, tooling, planning, maintenance tracking and customer care. Elliott … Continue reading Elliott Aviation Receives 100 Percent Score in Embraer Audit

Elliott Aviation Completes ADS-B STC for Premier I and IA

September 1, 2016

Elliott Aviation, the industry’s leading Garmin retrofitter, today announced their STC certification on a Garmin ADS-B OUT & IN solution for the Beechcraft Premier I and IA airframes. The STC provides a cost effective alternative to current available solutions and can be completed in a five-day downtime. The STC provides a cost effective alternative to … Continue reading Elliott Aviation Completes ADS-B STC for Premier I and IA

Elliott Aviation Starts Their Second Garmin G5000 Retrofit

August 31, 2016

Elliott Aviation, the industry’s leading Garmin retrofitter, has started their second retrofit of a Garmin G5000 in a Beechjet 400A. Elliott was the first dealer to retrofit a Garmin G5000, prior to STC approval, in October of 2015, in a Hawker 400XP. The company currently has 14 Garmin G5000 installations sold, more than all other … Continue reading Elliott Aviation Starts Their Second Garmin G5000 Retrofit