High-wing, low-wing, single-engine or twin, Italian aircraft manufacturer Tecnam showed off all of them at its stand, MD-021, on the opening day of Sun ‘n Fun 2014. The company introduced its newest model, the low-wing Astore LSA, of which has more than 30 are flying in Europe, to the U.S.
Yesterday Eagle Aviation took delivery of this Tecnam MMA light surveillance platform here at the Dubai Airshow. It is intended for use in the Middle East for pipeline patrol duties. The MMA is the Italian Tecnam P2006T light twin outfitted with a special mission suite by systems integrator Airborne Technologies of Wiener Neustadt, Austria. Eagle signed up for the aircraft at this year’s Paris Air Show in June, specifying the Wescam MX-10 sensor ball and Broadcast Microwave Systems downlink system. Celebrating the delivery of the San Marino-registered MMA were Aftab H.