Cape Air firms delivery schedule for first 20 of 100 Tecnam P2012 Traveller aircraft
2017 Sep 21 By admin 0 comment

From left: Mike Migliore – CFO, Jim Goddard – Senior Vice President, Dan Wolf – CEO and Founder CAPE AIR, Paolo Pascale, TECNAM CEO, Amedeo Fogliano, CFO and Walter Da Costa, Global Sales Director Tecnam today announced the conclusion of an agreement with U.S.-based commuter airline Cape Air on delivery schedule for the first 20 of 100 Tecnam P2012 Traveller aircraft. Negotiations were concluded following an extensive review of the configuration, direct and indirect cost analysis of the P2012 by key members of both the Cape Air and Tecnam leadership teams, including Dan Wolf – CEO…

TECNAM P2012 “Traveller” S/N 002 ASSEMBLY COMPLETED
2017 Jul 27 By admin 0 comment

Tecnam announced today completion of the assembly of second P2012 Traveller aircraft. The arrival into service of the next-generation 11 seat P2012 Traveller is highly anticipated by airlines who have been demanding a replacement for the many hundreds of ‘heritage’ aeroplanes in the FAR23/CS23 category currently in service around the world. P2012 serial number 1 first flew on 21 July 2016. Since the maiden flight, the prototype has accumulated more than 100 flight test hours. P2012 serial number 2 enables the Tecnam Flight Test & Development team to stay on track for both EASA and FAA certification during 2018, which…

2017 Apr 11 By admin 0 comment

The public debut at Aero Friedrichshafen of the 11 seater Tecnam P2012 Traveller and the launch of the Slot Deposit Program immediately resulted in six orders from operators based in Argentina, South Pacific and Russia. In addition to launch customer, US based Cape Air, Tecnam anticipate many of the 40 operators who toured the P2012 will confirm their delivery slots in the very near future. Tecnam’s also unveiled a number of new models, including upgraded versions of the P2002 Sierra, P2006T Twin and P Twenty Ten. Tecnam returned to AERO after a three-year absence and bought together a team of over 80 sales and product…

2017 Apr 05 By admin 0 comment

Tecnam announced the official launch of the Slot Deposit Program for the P2012 Traveller during its public debut at AERO 2017 in Friedrichshafen today. With a list price of €2,200,000 (subject to Economic Price Adjustment) a deposit of just €100,000 currently affords potential customers delivery positions in 2019 and critically the unique opportunity to freeze the price of the aircraft they order. The twin Lycoming-engined 11-seat P2012 Traveller prototype took centre stage on Tecnam’s stand at the Global Aviation show’s 25th anniversary, interrupting an intensive test flight programme to be present for all three days of AERO ’17. The Tecnam…

2016 Nov 14 By admin 0 comment

Tecnam today announced at a joint production development meeting held with Cape Air, that both companies had now entered into formal aircraft delivery negotiations. Key members of Cape Air’s leadership team, including Dan Wolf – CEO and Founder, Stan Bernstein – Member, Board of Directors and Jim Goddard – Senior Vice President, Fleet Planning & Acquisitions , visited Tecnam’s Capua, Italy assembly facility, where Dan Wolf was the first non-Tecnam pilot to fly the P2012 Traveller accompanied by Tecnam test pilot, Capt. Lorenzo De Stefano. [blockquote type=”1″ position=”default” author=”said Dan Wolf”]“This aircraft is so easy to fly. With the performance numbers we…

2016 Jul 22 By admin 0 comment

There was much celebration in Capua, Italy yesterday as the Tecnam P2012 Traveller achieved its maiden flight. Under the control of Experimental Test Pilot Lorenzo De Stefano, the Tecnam P2012 performed a faultless set of manoeuvres in front of a very proud Tecnam workforce. “After a smooth take-off, I climbed to a safe height to perform our pre-planned manoeuvres to check the basic behaviour of the aircraft, engine and flight controls. The aircraft responded exactly as expected. After a couple of circuits around the airfield, I landed and the Traveller stopped in a very short distance. I am really excited…