Trine Develops Hushkit To Keep Older Learjets Flying

Colorado Springs-based Trine Aerospace & Defense has developed a Stage 3-compliant hushkit to help save Learjet 20 series aircraft from extinction.

At the direction of Congress, FAA is mandating the phaseout of all Stage II business jets by the end of 2015. The FAA rule, released in July 2013, affected nearly 600 older Learjets, Falcons, Gulfstreams, Sabreliners and other models registered in the U.S. Outside the U.S., few countries will permit Stage II aircraft operations, and some of those that do are moving to similarly ban the noisier jets.

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from Aviation Week – Aerospace Defense, Business & Commercial News


Author: David Pflieger

David Pflieger is working as the CEO of Ravn Alaska. David received his pilot training in the United States Air Force, and has since held multiple positions with different airlines, for over 20 years!

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