Daher has rolled out the 1,000th TBM turboprop from its final assembly line in Tarbes, France. The aircraft, a TBM 940, will be delivered to U.S. owner and operator James Hislop, an investment banker. Hislop is the co-founder and managing director of two private equity investment firms.
Aero Engine Parts Provider Whitcraft Auctions New Factory Equipment
Just months after buying the factories as part of a prepandemic acquisition spree, Connecticut-based aero engine supplier Whitcraft Group is auctioning several plants across the U.S. next month as part of a retrenchment effort.