Tuesday, October 11, 2011
AAG Adds Total Eclipse Jet to Sikorsky Fleet
Associated Aircraft Group (AAG), a subsidiary of Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., added the Total Eclipse Twin-Engine Jet to it fleet of Sikorsky S-76 executive helicopters, AAG announced on Tuesday.
The jet service provides AAG customers additional options to meet individual travel needs, while expanding the company’s service area.
“The Eclipse Jet is a natural expansion of the services we currently provide with our Sikorsky S-76 helicopter fleet,” said Scott Ashton, AAG’s president. “The speed and efficiency of the Eclipse will enable us to greatly expand our service offerings to connect metro New York with New England, the Mid-Atlantic, the Mid-West and beyond, at a price unmatched by older, less efficient aircraft.”
The addition of the new aircraft provides services with both fixed and rotary wing options. Eclipse service will increase AAG’s service area by 1,125 nautical miles per hour.