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Daily News Journal- Power90

Posted by on May 13, 2013 in News & Updates, Power90 | 0 comments

Daily News Journal- Power90

The following was published by the Daily News Journal on May 11, 2013.   SMYRNA — For 30 years, Smyrna Air Center has provided services to the general aviation community at Smyrna Airport for everything from fuel sales to office and hangar leases to aircraft sales, maintenance and avionics repair. But the Fixed Base Operator is also the only company int he world with an exclusive contract with General Electric for the installation of engines on King Air aircraft. Curt Drumm, the president of Lakeshore Aviation of Manitowoc, Wis.,...

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Brazil Approves Power90

Posted by on Mar 26, 2013 in Featured Articles, Power90, Press Releases | 0 comments

Brazil Approves Power90

Press Release: SMYRNA AIR CENTER, EARNS BRAZILIAN APPROVAL OF STC FOR KING AIR GE H80 CONVERSION –SMYRNA, TENNESSEE— March 25, 2013. Smyrna Air Center, Inc. announced today that they have just won approval from the Brazilian Aviation Authority of their GE H80 engine conversion on the King Air C90, and E90 Model Aircraft (Brazilian CST # 2013S02-04) “This is yet another milestone for our program which is now being approved by aviation authorities around the globe” said Dan Sigl, Director of Power90 Business Development for Smyrna...

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“Power90″ In The News!

Posted by on Jan 31, 2013 in Aircraft Sales, Featured Articles, Maintenance, News & Updates, Power90 | 0 comments

“Power90″ In The News!

On Thursday January 30, 2013 over 40,000 aviation professionals received an email from AIN (Aviation International News) announcing Smyrna Air Center’s delivery of the worlds first GE H80-powered King Air.  Please read the brief article by clicking HERE. If you, or anyone you know, is interested in upgrading your King Air or purchasing a “turn-key” H80-powered King Air, please give me a call.  The benefits of owning Smyrna Air Center’s “Power90″ King Air are very compelling.  What are they?  Call...

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Power90 Program Milestone!

Posted by on Jan 16, 2013 in Aircraft Sales, Avionics, Featured Articles, Maintenance, News & Updates, Parts, Power90, Press Releases | 0 comments

Power90 Program Milestone!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: THE WORLD’S FIRST GE H80-POWERED KING AIR DELIVERED –SMYRNA, TENNESSEE—December 20, 2012.  Smyrna Air Center, Inc. has delivered the world’s first King Air C90 powered by General Electric’s new H80 800 SHP engines.  A formal ribbon cutting and delivery presentation was held at Smyrna Air Center at Smyrna Airport (MQY) in Smyrna Tennessee on Thursday December 20th, 2012.  In attendance was Greg Ryan, Sales Director at GE Aviation. The aircraft, a 1974 King Air C90, LJ-627, N4447W was fitted with two brand...

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The Latest From GE!

Posted by on Jan 16, 2013 in Aircraft Sales, Avionics, Featured Articles, Maintenance, News & Updates, Power90 | 2 comments

The Latest From GE!

Check out GE’s latest newsletter!  There is a great deal of new information in it related to the H80 engine including the recent delivery of the WORLD’S FIRST GE H80-POWERED KING AIR! HERE is the link to the newsletter.  We hope you enjoy it as much as we did!    

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Newsletter-July 2012

Posted by on Jul 23, 2012 in Aircraft Sales, Avionics, News & Updates, Power90 | 0 comments

Newsletter-July 2012

The NEW Smyrna Air Center Newsletter/July 2012 What’s New at The NEW Smyrna Air Center? by Blake Tumbleson, Director of Sales and Marketing blake@SmyrnaAirCenter.com * 615.459.3337 Well the short answer to this question is, EVERYTHING!   Here is a quick run down…. The NEW Smyrna Air Center!  We just re-launched our company after nearly 30 years with a promotional campaign “The NEW Smyrna Air Center!”.  So what is this about?  Read the blog at our web site www.SmyrnaAirCenter.com.  Also be sure to...

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Seeing You at Oshkosh 2012?

Posted by on Jul 20, 2012 in Power90 | 0 comments

Seeing You at Oshkosh 2012?

Seeing You at Oshkosh? Next week Air Venture 2012 starts in Oshkosh, WI, also known as God’s Country. If you are there at the show, please stop by the GE tent near Aeroshell Square and introduce yourself and spend a few moments talking about airplane, engines, the weather, or you name it. I look forward to seeing you there. Dan Sigl Power 90 – Director of Business Development 615.971.8107 Mobile Dan.Sigl@SmyrnaAirCenter.com

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What’s New?…GE H80?

Posted by on Jul 20, 2012 in Featured Articles, News & Updates, Power90 | 0 comments

What’s New?…GE H80?

What’s New?…GE H80 Performance  on our King Air C90!  We are seeing phenomenal performance with the H80 engines on the King Air 90 Series of aircraft!  For example, A typical C90 will climb at about 50 FPM at FL260.  The Power90 aircraft is still climbing at 800 FPM at FL280!! On a 34C day (93 degree fahrenheit), the initial rate of climb with the Power90 aircraft is 2,500 FPM!….at 34C!! So how long does it take to get to FL280 in the Power90 Aircraft?  Twenty minutes! What else do the GE H80 engines offer? Reduced...

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Power90

Posted by on Jun 22, 2012 in Power90 | 1 comment

Power90

The Power90 Upgrade includes enhanced safety features and provides higher climb rates and better fuel efficiency. And because the M601 E-llA engine requires no hot section inspection and no fuel nozzle cleaning, you can expect lower maintenance costs and reduced overall costs of ownership.  Greater Performance 705 SHP engine flat rated to 550 SHP Extended Cruise Range Increased TAS Increased climb and altitude capability Shorter take-off and landing performance Enhanced Safety Diffuser Ring fuel delivery system makes GE M601 E-ll A not...

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