Pilatus opens new completions facility in US state of Colorado

posted on 24th October 2018 by Omar

Pilatus has opened a new completions facility in the US state of Colorado in order to facilitate manufacturing of its new PC-12 NG and PC-24 aircraft.

The OEM noted that it is “Anticipating growth for its popular single-engine turboprop PC-12 NG and the all new PC-24 Super Versatile Jet, Pilatus Business Aircraft Ltd recommits to its Colorado roots and the US business aircraft market.

Pilatus opens a brand new completion centre in Broomfield.”

The company noted that the opening of its new facility is another marker of in building its ‘modern US footprint.’

In a ceremony at Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport (KBJC) this afternoon, more than 200 Pilatus leaders, employees, dealers, suppliers, local and state government officials and invited guests gathered for the official grand opening of Pilatus Business Aircraft Ltd’s new aircraft completions centre.

Pilatus’ new facility in Broomfield is custom-designed to conduct aircraft interior and exterior completions for all Pilatus PC-12 NG and PC-24 aircraft delivering to North and South America.

Thomas Bosshard, President and CEO of Pilatus Business Aircraft Ltd, stated: “We are proud to be able to continue producing and supporting the industry’s highest quality aircraft here in Colorado.

Over the past 20 years we have built up a tremendously talented workforce that maintains the high quality standards set by our Swiss parent company.”

“Pilatus is truly a global company – in our operations, in the diversity of our workforce, and in meeting the demands of our customers”, Bosshard continued.

“Staying close to our customers, listening to their needs, and providing them with top-notch service is the key to our long-term success.”