Aviation Sales, Inc. Celebrates 'Centennial' Delivery
Aero-News learned Monday that Aviation Sales, Inc. celebrated
the delivery of their 100th PC-12 aircraft. The milestone aircraft
was delivered July 2 to a corporate owner to replace an older PC-12
purchased from Aviation Sales.
Located at Centennial Airport (KAPA) in Denver, CO, Aviation
Sales has been selling and servicing aircraft since 1971 and has
been an authorized Pilatus Dealer and Service Center since 1994.
Aviation Sales was the first PC-12 distributor in the United States
and has consistently been one of the top selling centers since the
The company’s territory encompasses the southwestern
United States, including Colorado, Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, and
southern California. Their 100th PC-12 delivery brings the
worldwide fleet of PC-12 business aircraft to well over 700
“Aviation Sales has been an outstanding partner to Pilatus
since the beginning of the PC-12 program”, said Thomas
Hunziker, President and CEO of Pilatus Business Aircraft, Ltd.
“They have first-class dedication to customer service, a
wealth of PC-12 knowledge to share, and best of all, they are just
great people to work with. Our family wouldn’t be the same
without them, and we look forward to many more years of success
Dave and Lou Domenico of Aviation Sales commented at the
delivery; “Pilatus has grown from being a new player in
general aviation circles to the standard of excellence. With the
Next Generation PC-12’s revolutionary cockpit technology
coming to market next year, the future for everyone involved with
Pilatus looks brighter than ever.”
Representatives with Pilatus tell ANN the Next Generation PC-12
features a number of improvements, including a fully integrated
Honeywell Primus Apex avionics system, a new cockpit designed by
BMW Group DesignworksUSA, and a more powerful Pratt & Whitney
Canada PT6A engine.