2016 Nov 14 By Stefano Mavilio 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 Stefano Mavilio 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…