July 30, 2012 - Pratt & Whitney announce that
Cessna Aircraft Company has chosen the PT6A-140
engine to power the latest innovation in the
Cessna Caravan product line the Cessna Grand
"We are proud to launch this new PT6A engine for
our long-time customer, Cessna. Designed
specifically to meet their needs, the PT6A-140
is the first variant of next-generation products
that produces 1,075 SHP thermal for
significantly improved climb, cruise and
take-off performance in hot and high operation,"
said David Van der Wee, Vice President, Business
and General Aviation, P&WC.
"This is the most powerful PT6A engine in its
class and it provides the best power-to-weight