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(Sandpoint, Idaho, January 3rd, 2017) - Tamarack Aerospace Group, Inc. announced today that it received U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for its Active Winglet system for the Cessna CJ business jet. The FAA STC follows the validation of the European Aviation Safety Administration (EASA) STC granted Dec 23, 2015.
“We had a chance to test out the (ATLAS) system on the Citation CJ that has been used for the certification effort. The performance improvements are simply mind-blowing.” - Pia Bergqvist, Executive Editor of Flying magazine in the December 2016 issue of Flying.
Tamarack Aerospace Group pitches Active Winglets for C-130
Tamarack Aerospace Group is offering to work with Lockheed Martin to equip the US Air Force’s (USAF’s) fleet of C-130 Hercules transport aircraft with its ATLAS active winglets which, the company claims, reduce fuel consumption at the same time as extending the service life of the wing.
The aircraft valuation guide Vref has valued Tamarack Aerospace Active winglets at 100% of their purchase price for the Cessna series CJ, CJ1, CJ1+ and M2 aircraft.
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The first-ever European customer installation of Tamarack’s ATLAS™ Active Winglet system concluded on April 29. The installation on a Cessna Citation CJ aircraft HB-VPF, operated by private hire company JetPingu, took place at Textron Aviation’s Service Center in Zurich, and took approximately 400 man hours to install.
The first customer installation of Tamarack Aerospace’s ATLAS™ Active Winglet system began on April 5th, 2016, on a Cessna Citation CJ aircraft owned by Swiss businessman Hugo Dobler. The installation, which is taking place at Textron Aviation’s Service Center in Zurich, will take less than three weeks…
Tamarack Aerospace Group, Inc. announced today that the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) granted a Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for Tamarack’s ATLAS™ Active Winglet system for the Cessna (model CE525) CitationJet and its variants, the CJ, CJ1, and CJ1+. EASA certification for the Cessna M2 will follow in 2016.
For the first time in aviation history Tamarack is offering a no-compromise winglet which, without the need for structural wing reinforcement, is the most efficient winglet ever produced. Tamarack’s ‘Active Winglets’ are now certified for use on Cessna Citation 525 models, reducing the fuel burn of these aircraft by a massive 25 per cent!