Pilatus expects a difficult year after two years of record profit and turnover. Last year, strong military business helped Pilatus offset a further drop in sales of the PC-12 business aircraft. The company delivered 44 PC-12s last year and 16 PC-21s to the United Arab Emirates. Military business accounted for 60% of revenue. However, the backlog has now dipped to 63 PC-12 orders.


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