Pilatus PC-12NGX: Leaping Far Ahead Of Predecessors

By Fred George Aug 14, 2020
PC-12 NGX bears close resemblance to the original airplane that made its debut more than a quarter century ago.
Business Aviation

New Pilatus PC-12 Version Could See Upgraded Engine, Propeller

By Molly McMillin Aug 13, 2019
Is a new version of the Pilatus PC-12 single-engine turboprop in the works? It appears so.
Business Aviation

Pilatus PC-12NG: The Best Of 11 Series

By Fred George Jun 22, 2018
Pilatus is on schedule to deliver its 1,600th PC-12 aircraft this year, by far the largest number of single-engine pres- surized turboprops in the business aircraft fleet.
Business Aviation

Oriens Aviation Sells Five New Pilatus PC-12s

Mar 23, 2018
Oriens Aviation recorded a strong 2017, with the sale of five new Pilatus PC-12 aircraft to customers. The company also has secured its first new-build delivery position for 2018.
Business Aviation

Opinion: New Contender Takes On Venerable Pilatus PC-12

By William Garvey Aug 03, 2017
The Cessna Denali poses the first challenge to the Pilatus PC-12 in a quarter century. The leader has 1,500+ aircraft head start.
Business Aviation

Pilot Report: Pilatus PC-12 NG

By Fred George Apr 27, 2016
There’s no mistaking a 2016 Pilatus PC-12 NG from earlier versions of the aircraft. The third iteration of this 22-year-old model sports a five-blade Hartzell prop with scimitar shaped blades made of black carbon fiber. It is more efficient at converting torque into thrust in all phases of flight than the aluminum Hartzell four-blade prop it replaces.
Business Aviation

Pilatus PC-12 Will Join Homeland Security Force

Bruce D. Nordwall (Washington) May 24, 2004
Short-takeoff-and-landing aircraft will be the latest addition to the Homeland Security Dept.'s air force for protecting the U.S. from terrorism and smuggling.
Aircraft & Propulsion