LINCOLN, NEB — Three years after Duncan Aviation and Rockwell Collins first announced their partnership to upgrade the Citation CJ3 aircraft with the Rockwell Collins Pro Line Fusion® integrated avionics suite, Duncan Aviation has 19 installations completed or in work.
Operators who sign up with Duncan Aviation before December 31, 2018, will receive a baseline installed price of $335,000 for the Rockwell Collins CJ3 Pro Line Fusion upgrade. In addition, for those who wish to add the second GPS to their upgrade and who, prior to the end of 2018, get their upgrade on Duncan Aviation’s schedule, Rockwell Collins will provide the second GPS unit free of charge.
“According to the Summer 2018 volume of the Aircraft Bluebook, the Pro Line Fusion upgrade adds an average retail of $375,000 to the aircraft’s value,” says Jeff Simmons, Duncan Aviation Avionics Sales Rep. “That’s a 110% return on investment! With this increased value, years of experience, and new special pricing, there isn’t a better time for CJ3 operators to upgrade to Pro Line Fusion.”
“CitationJet owners have excitedly embraced the Pro Line Fusion upgrade and without exception, they have been thrilled with the way their aircraft functions and responds after the installation as well as with the service they received from Duncan Aviation throughout the installation,” Simmons continues.
Duncan Aviation has 19 CJ3 upgrades completed or in work with a total of almost 30 commitments. Thirteen aircraft have been completed at Duncan Aviation’s facility in Lincoln, Nebraska, with four completed at the Battle Creek, Michigan, location, and one completed at the Provo, Utah, facility.
Along with being certified WAAS/LPV, the baseline Pro Line Fusion upgrade meets the current 2020 mandate for ADS-B, as well as giving a clearer path for future advancements in airspace management. The Pro Line Fusion upgrade replaces the factory-installed portrait displays with larger 14.1-inch landscape touchscreen primary flight displays. The new system includes intuitive, touch-interactive maps, and easy-to-use icons, giving the pilot the ability to control items on the screen through touch as well as through two new cursor control panels and a new QWERTY keyboard, which replaces the current FMS CDU mounted in the center pedestal.
In addition to installing the Pro Line Fusion integrated avionics upgrade, Duncan Aviation gives CJ3 operators the option to take advantage of the aircraft’s downtime and receive new paint, a new interior or other avionics upgrades and options. Recently the company completed installation of Tamarack winglets along with the cockpit work.
For more information about the CJ3 Pro Line Fusion integrated avionics upgrade, visit www.DuncanAviation.aero/cj3prolinefusion.
See more information about special Duncan Aviation-designed CJ3 paint and interior packages here: http://www.duncanaviation.aero/services/avionics-installation/cj3-pro-line-fusion-interiors.
See information about Duncan Aviation’s installation of the Tamarack winglets here:
Operators may also visit with Duncan Aviation at booth #3896 during this year’s NBAA convention from October 16-18, at the Orange County Convention Center at the Orlando Executive Airport in Orlando, Florida, or watch for announcements at www.DuncanAviation.aero/nbaa.
In addition, Duncan Aviation will be present at the 2018 Citation Jet Pilots (CJP) Convention in San Antonio from October 24 to 28. Operators are encouraged to stop by and learn more about the avionics upgrade as well as Duncan Aviation’s other CitationJet capabilities.
Duncan Aviation is an aircraft service provider supporting the aviation needs of government and business operators and other service providers. Services include major and minor airframe inspections, engine maintenance, major retrofits for cabin and cockpit systems, full paint and interior services and preowned aircraft sales and acquisitions. Duncan Aviation also has international aircraft components solutions experts available 24/7/365 at +1 402.475.4125 who can handle any aircraft system problem with immediate exchanges, rotables, loaners or avionics/instrument/accessory repairs and overhauls. Complete service facilities are located in Lincoln, Neb., and Battle Creek, Mich. Additional locations include Provo, Utah, and more than 20 other facilities strategically located throughout the United States to provide customers with local support and the quickest response to avionics, engine and airframe Aircraft On Ground (AOG) situations.
For more information about any of Duncan Aviation’s services, call +1 402.475.2611 or visit www.DuncanAviation.aero
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