Aeronautic Groups Recognize Record Tamarack King Air Flight Written 30 November 2023


A Beechcraft King Air 350. | Credit: ZLEA; Wikipedia; CC BY-SA 4.0

Aviation International News reports, “A Beechcraft King Air 350 equipped with Tamarack Aerospace active load-alleviating winglets set two records during flights to and from Orlando, Florida, for NBAA-BACE 2022.” The records have now been recognized by the National Aeronautic Association and the Fédération Aéronautique Internationale. The first flight was “2,032.8 nm nonstop from Spokane, Washington, to Orlando on Oct. 15, 2022, in 7 hours 46 minutes.” During the second flight “six days later, the King Air flew 1,770.7 nm from Orlando to Las Vegas – with a stop in Albuquerque – in 8 hours 8 minutes due to strong headwinds.”
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