TECNAM P2006T TWIN Certified For Passenger Transportation

Tecnam announced today that the Tecnam P2006T Twin has successful achieved certification to enable it to carry commercial passengers.

Already firmly established as the multi-engine aircraft of choice bringing affordable multi-engine flying to aero-clubs, flying schools, syndicates and private aircraft owners around the world, Tecnam are aiming to promote the P2006T Twin for charter and air-taxi usage too.

The first Tecnam P2006T Certificate for Passenger Transportation has been achieved by Russian based Chelavia.

Established in 2003, ChelAvia currently operates nearly 100 Tecnam aircraft and is actively engaged in training commercial pilots for many Russian based airlines in particular.

The Ministry of Transport of the Russian Federation issued Chelavia decree d/d 04.02.2003 № 11 which authorises Chelavia to use its large fleet of Tecnam P2006T Twins’ for commercial passenger and freight activity.

This approval completes the “Certification Requirements to individual and legal entities carrying out commercial air transport operations. Certification procedure” and has enabled Chelavia to add the Tecnam P2006T to its Air Operator’s Certificate to enable it to offer the aircraft for both passenger and airfreight operations.

Chelavia report that its customers value the P2006T’s cabin space and comfort in particular. Coupled with the P2006T’s exceptional low cost of operation, speed and range plus its versatility in the delivery small-scale cargo and parcels, the Tecnam P2006T is providing a new a profitable source of revenue generation.