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Jul 15, 2015, 10:10 ET
Cirrus Aircraft's Todd Simmons (left) has been promoted to President, Customer Experience and Pat Waddick has been named President, Innovation and Operations.

Cirrus Aircraft Expands Leadership Roles of Simmons and Waddick

Cirrus Aircraft today announced expanded company leadership roles of two key executives as it shapes its business for continued growth. Todd...

Jun 29, 2015, 10:00 ET
Cirrus Aircraft announced a partnership with the Saint Louis University's Parks College of Engineering, Aviation, and Technology to add SR20 trainer aircraft to its flight training fleet.

Cirrus Aircraft Selected By St. Louis University

 Cirrus Aircraft announced today a partnership with the Saint Louis University's Parks College of Engineering, Aviation, and Technology to add...

Jun 15, 2015, 10:00 ET
Cirrus Aircraft Delivers 6,000th Airplane

Cirrus Aircraft Celebrates 6,000th Airplane Delivery

 Cirrus Aircraft today announced its latest significant milestone: the customer delivery of its 6,000th new airplane. The accomplishment comes...

May 06, 2015, 10:20 ET
Cirrus Aircraft announced a new Cirrus Customer Experience 'Vision Center' in Knoxville, Tenn., featuring a personal jet training curriculum for the Vision SF50.

Cirrus Aircraft Announces New Customer Experience 'Vision Center'

In a special ceremony today at McGhee Tyson Airport in Knoxville, Tennessee, Cirrus Aircraft Co-Founder and CEO Dale Klapmeier joined Tennessee...

Feb 23, 2015, 11:30 ET
Cirrus Aircraft today announced the 2015 Generation 5 SR22T Special Edition: Australis.

Australia Spoke. Cirrus® Listened. The All-New Special Edition Australis™.

 Cirrus Aircraft today announced the 2015 Generation 5 SR22T Special Edition: Australis. Thoughtfully designed and configured for the...

Feb 11, 2015, 12:00 ET
Cirrus Aircraft today announced that new aircraft shipments in 2014 were the best company performance since 2008.

Cirrus Aircraft Deliveries in 2014 Drive Strongest Performance in Six Years

 Cirrus Aircraft today announced that new aircraft shipments in 2014 were the best company performance since 2008 as the Cirrus SR22 maintained...

Dec 22, 2014, 16:48 ET
Cirrus Aircraft's Conforming Aircraft C2 of the Vision SF50 jet on its maiden flight at Duluth International Airport, Dec. 20, 2014.

Final Conforming Cirrus Aircraft Vision SF50® Personal Jet Takes Flight to Complete Certification Fleet

 Cirrus Aircraft announced today the successful maiden flight of the third and final conforming flight test aircraft, 'C-Two' (C2), in their...

Nov 26, 2014, 16:03 ET
Cirrus Aircraft announced the successful first flight of their second certification flight test aircraft, C1, in their Vision SF50 personal jet program.

Second Conforming Vision SF50 Jet Takes Flight in Certification Program

 Cirrus Aircraft announced today the successful first flight of their second certification flight test aircraft, 'C-One' (C1), in their Vision...

Oct 09, 2014, 13:27 ET
Cirrus Aircraft Co-Founder Dale Klapmeier is inducted into the National Aviation Hall of Fame. (PRNewsFoto/Cirrus Aircraft)

Cirrus Aircraft Co-Founders Dale and Alan Klapmeier Inducted into National Aviation Hall of Fame

Dale and Alan Klapmeier were inducted into the National Aviation Hall of Fame Saturday evening 4 October at a ceremony in Dayton, Ohio.  The...

Oct 08, 2014, 10:54 ET
Cirrus Aircraft now offers a Performance Braking System as an aftermarket upgrade for Generation 3 aircraft. (PRNewsFoto/Cirrus Aircraft)

Cirrus Aircraft Now Offers a Performance Braking System as an Aftermarket Upgrade for Generation 3 Aircraft

 Cirrus Aircraft today announced the availability of its Performance Braking System for operators of Generation 3 and newer aircraft from...

Sep 23, 2014, 11:47 ET
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Cirrus Aircraft Announces New Marketing, Fleet Sales Vice Presidents To Further Position General Aviation Leader For Global Growth

 Today Cirrus Aircraft announced the appointment of two customer team executives that reinforce the company's leadership depth and further...

Sep 03, 2014, 16:03 ET
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Cirrus Aircraft Announces Key Executive Appointments

 Today Cirrus Aircraft announced five important executive appointments that strengthen the company's leadership team and further position the...

Aug 19, 2014, 09:00 ET
Adam Hahn, Director of Sales for Cirrus Aircraft; and Roohi Bali, Sales Manager for Cirrus India. (PRNewsFoto/Cirrus Aircraft)

Cirrus Aircraft Expands Sales Network to India

Cirrus Aircraft today announced the expansion of its international sales network into India. Cirrus India joined the company's authorized sales...

Aug 13, 2014, 11:01 ET
Cirrus Aircraft and Michael Goulian are gearing up for the Red Bull Air Race World Championship in Ascot Aug. 16-17. (PRNewsFoto/Cirrus Aircraft)

Cirrus Aircraft and Michael Goulian Gear Up for Red Bull Air Race World Championship in Ascot

Cirrus Aircraft and Team Goulian are gearing up for the next leg of the Red Bull Air Race World Championship at Ascot Racecourse, England on Aug....

Jul 25, 2014, 09:00 ET

Cirrus Aircraft to update EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2014 with the very latest on the Vision SF50 Personal Jet, Generation 5 SR-series and multiple recent product and service developments

Cirrus Aircraft executives will update EAA AirVenture Oshkosh media and attendees with the latest information on the Vision SF50 personal jet...

Jul 23, 2014, 10:47 ET
Cirrus Perception(TM) "Sensor-Capable" Special Mission Aircraft (PRNewsFoto/Cirrus Aircraft)

Cirrus Perception™: A New Reconfigurable "Sensor-Capable" Special Mission Aircraft

 Today Cirrus Aircraft has introduced a "sensor-capable" special mission aircraft based on its Generation 5 SR22/SR22T aircraft. Cirrus'...

Jul 14, 2014, 11:12 ET
Cirrus Aircraft today announced the launch of Cirrus Direct(TM), its new parts and aftermarket service. (PRNewsFoto/Cirrus Aircraft)

Cirrus Aircraft Brings Parts Business In-House with Cirrus Direct™

 Cirrus Aircraft today announced the launch of Cirrus Direct™, its new parts and aftermarket service that the company expects to enhance...

May 13, 2014, 10:20 ET
The Cirrus SR22 plane that 'Racing Aces' team pilot Dianna Stanger, co-pilot Joyce Wilson and teammate Erin Cude will fly in the 2014 Air Race Classic. (PRNewsFoto/Cirrus Aircraft)

Cirrus Aircraft Promotes Women in Aviation, Equips 'Racing Aces' Pilots with SR22 Airplane for 2014 Air Race Classic

Doing its part to raise awareness for women in general aviation, Cirrus Aircraft will equip 'Racing Aces' team pilot Dianna Stanger, co-pilot Joyce...

Mar 25, 2014, 14:17 ET
The Cirrus Vision SF50 Jet 'C-Zero' (C0) completes a successful first flight as part of the FFA certification process.  (PRNewsFoto/Cirrus Aircraft)

Cirrus Aircraft Completes Successful First Flight of Vision SF50 Jet 'C-Zero'

 Cirrus Aircraft announced today it has achieved a significant milestone in its Vision SF50 personal jet program with the successful first...

Feb 27, 2014, 13:20 ET
Cirrus Aircraft announced it has become a team supporter of the Red Bull Air Race World Championship for the 2014 season. Cirrus will support Team Goulian, the Red Bull Air Race Championship team led by acclaimed air racer and aerobatic pilot, Michael Goulian.  (PRNewsFoto/Cirrus Aircraft)

Cirrus Aircraft Announces 2014 Red Bull Air Race World Championship Sponsorship

Cirrus Aircraft announced it has become a Team Supporter of the Red Bull Air Race World Championship for the 2014 season. Cirrus will support Team...