Kestrel Press Release
ONE Aviation™ receives $60 Million order from Jinggong General Aviation
Las Vegas, Nevada — November 17, 2015 — ONE Aviation announced today that Jinggong General Aviation, the exclusive distributor of the Eclipse 550 and Eclipse Special Edition (SE) jets in China, has placed an order for twenty Eclipse jets to be delivered over the next several years.
"It is currently believed that China will need 10,000 light aircraft within the next five to ten years to accommodate general aviation's rapid expansion," said Alan Klapmeier, ONE Aviation's CEO. "We are delighted that our partner, Jinggong, is taking the lead position in that market."
Jingong General Aviation, now in its eleventh year of safe operation throughout China, began sales, training, and service of the full line of ONE Aviation products in October.
General manger of Jinggong General Aviation Co., Ltd., Mr. Zhang Mingding, noted that "the need for aircraft in China is growing rapidly, and Jinggong is excited to be at the forefront of opening the Chinese market to the Eclipse Jet."
The Eclipse 550 twin-engine jet from ONE Aviation features best in class performance, economics, and safety. The Eclipse 550 can fly at altitudes up to 41,000 feet at a max cruise of 430 mph, all while consuming a mere 59 gallons of fuel per hour, making it the most efficient twin-engine jet on the planet. For more information on the Eclipse Jet, please visit the ONE Aviation website at www.ONEaviation.aero.
About Jinggong General Aviation Co., Ltd.
Jinggong General Aviation is committed to providing the Chinese aviation community with professional aviation services, including flight training, aircraft sales, business jet operations, aircraft maintenance, airport management, and other general aviation operations. Jinggong General Aviation and its subsidiaries currently own Beijing Badaling airport management company.
About ONE Aviation
ONE Aviation is a global manufacturing corporation which markets, produces, and delivers the Eclipse 550 twin-engine jet, as it develops the Kestrel K350 single-engine turboprop. In addition, ONE Aviation will design, acquire, and build additional aircraft complimentary to its two core products. ONE Aviation also provides engineering, maintenance, service, and support for the Eclipse 500 and Eclipse 550 fleet. For more information, please visit www.ONEaviation.aero.