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TAM- Power90 Install Center

Posted by on Apr 17, 2013 in Featured Articles, Maintenance, Press Releases | 0 comments

TAM- Power90 Install Center

Press Release: SMYRNA AIR CENTER ANNOUNCES TAM AVIACAO EXECUTIVA E TAXI AEREO S/A (Brazil) AS AUTHORIZED INSTALL CENTER FOR THE POWER90 CONVERSION –SMYRNA, TENNESSEE—  Just days after announcing Brazilian approval of their STC to install the GE H80 engine on King Air C90 and E90 Models, Smyrna Air Center, Inc. announced today that they have just added TAM AVIACAO EXECUTIVA E TAXI AEREO S/A in Brazil as an authorized install center for the Power90 conversion. TAM is located in Sao Paulo. Dan Sigl, Director of Power90 Business...

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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 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 NEW Smyrna Air Center

Posted by on Jun 26, 2012 in Featured Articles, Press Releases | 0 comments

The NEW Smyrna Air Center

AFTER 28 YEARS, SMYRNA AIR CENTER RELAUNCHES AS The NEW Smyrna Air Center –SMYRNA, TENNESSEE– July 2, 2012. In 2007 Smyrna Air Center was purchased after 23 years in business. The new owners, Bob and Brenda Fields were excited to be in the aviation business. They viewed it as a compliment to their other interests. Their twenty year background and ongoing business was in ground transportation. Their future goal was to transition into working full time at Smyrna Air Center after a few years.  “The first few years were tough”...

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French Installer Aeromecanic

Posted by on Jun 24, 2012 in Maintenance, Press Releases | 0 comments

French Installer Aeromecanic

SMYRNA AIR CENTER SIGNS AGREEMENT WITH FRENCH INSTALLER AEROMECANIC –SMYRNA, TENNESSEE—June 6, 2012.  Smyrna Air Center, Inc. and Aeromecanic have signed an agreement for Aeromecanic to become a Designated Engine Installer for the GE M601E-11A and H80 engines.  Smyrna Air Center holds the Supplemental Type Certificate (STC), promoted as “Power90”, for the installation of the GE engines on Beechcraft King Air 90-Series aircraft. “Power90” is an FAA-Approved STC conversion for Beechcraft King Air models 90, A90, B90, C90, and...

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Saved By The Ninjas!

Posted by on May 30, 2012 in Featured Articles, News & Updates, Press Releases | 0 comments

Saved By The Ninjas!

So there I was in March of 2012, hired by Smyrna Air Center as the Director of Sales and Marketing to transform their marketing efforts, improve their image, and bring more business in the door. I PROMISED them that I could do this! As I looked at where things stood in these areas it was immediately clear that I had some work to do. Thinking through my marketing strategy I knew that in order to succeed I needed a solid platform from which all of the marketing revolved. I needed a killer web site. The site that we had when I was hired is...

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