Sat, Aug 14, 2010
Grab A Peek At Cessna's LSA Saturday
Central Florida pilots, and wannabe's, curious about the new
Cessna Skycatcher can have a close-up look at the airplane Saturday
from 0900 to 1300.
Air Orlando Sales at Orlando Executive Airport has taken
delivery of a 162, and will display it to the public in a Saturday
open house at the Sheltair FBO Hanger. They promises "food and fun"
and an opportunity to see the Skycatcher up close.
Cessna announced the Skycatcher at AirVenture in 2007, and
partnered with Shenyang Aircraft Corporation (SAC), a subsidiary of
the government-owned China Aviation Industry Corporation I (AVIC I)
consortium of aircraft manufacturers, to produce the LSA.
The first 162 was delivered to Rose Pelton, wife of Cessna CEO
Jack Pelton, in December of last year. If you're not going to be
able to make it to Orlando Saturday,
ANN flew the 162 in November of last year, to generally
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