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Aero Magazine International8 min read
1921-1930
Born in 1892, Donald Wills Douglas was one of the pioneers of American aviation. In 1920, he created the Davis-Douglas Company that has manufactured a single aircraft: The Cloudster – a long-range biplane single-engine aircraft, the first one to have
Aero Magazine International3 min read
Is It Worth To Buy An Old Aircraft?
Aircrafts are long durability goods. In Latin America the fleet of certified aircrafts in the 1960s, 1970s, and 1980s, continues to be present in the everyday life of operations, meeting a wider spectra of activities in relation to that proposed by t
Aero Magazine International7 min read
1991-2000
“If you want to know how much it costs, you don’t have money to have one”. The phrase is old and applies to many things, among jets high operating costs. In the early 1990, Pilatus Aircraft, a Swiss company was in search of a way of increasing the qu