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Whitten retires from Cutter Aviation Albuquerque after 42 years of service

Lowell Whitten Retires - Cutter Aviation

September 19th, 2014   ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico. – Lowell Whitten, Vice President and General Manager for Albuquerque operations retired from Cutter Aviation after 42 years of service to the company. Whitten started his aviation career in the U.S. Air Force and during his enlistment spent a year in Vietnam serving as a Crew Chief on a F100D Super Sabre. […] Read More Here

City of Albuquerque to name new $2.5 million Balloon Fiesta Ball Pilot Pavilion after Sid Cutter

Sid Cutter - Cutter Aviation

September 4th, 2014   Cutter Aviation is honored to learn that the new pavilion to be constructed at the Balloon Fiesta Park in Albuquerque will be named after Sid Cutter. Sid is best known as the founder of the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta. Sid discovered ballooning in 1971. His first balloon was used as a centerpiece for a party […] Read More Here

Cutter Aviation names Jessica Rowden General Manager of Albuquerque

Jessica Rowden - Cutter Aviation Colorado Springs (COS)

August 28th, 2014   PHOENIX, Arizona. – Cutter Aviation is pleased to announce Jessica Rowden as General Manager of the Albuquerque location. Rowden joined the Cutter Aviation team as a Guest Services Representative at Cutter Aviation Phoenix Sky Harbor in January 2005. In the summer of 2005, she was promoted to Facility Manager of Cutter Aviation Phoenix Deer Valley. […] Read More Here

New Mexico Aviation presents Safety Pin Award to Cutter Aviation

New Mexico Aviation presents Safety Pin Award to Cutter Aviation

August 27th, 2014   ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico. – The Aviation Division of New Mexico State Department of Transportation recently presented the Safety Pin Award to Jessi Rowden, General Manager of Cutter Aviation, Albuquerque. The award was presented in appreciation for support of the State of New Mexico in their safety, training and informational meetings, classes and seminars, which are […] Read More Here

First Production HondaJet Takes to the Skies

Hondajet Southwest Cutter Aviation

June 27th, 2014   Flight Marks Milestone Toward Entry into Service in 2015 GREENSBORO, N.C. — June 27, 2014 — Honda Aircraft Company announced today that the first production HondaJet achieved its initial flight, marking another milestone toward aircraft certification and entry into service in 2015. The event took place at the company’s world headquarters in Greensboro, North Carolina. […] Read More Here

First Production HondaJet Revealed; EBACE 2014 Preview

Cutter Aviation Aircraft Sales - New Aircraft Sales Dealership - HondaJet Southwest - Honda Aircraft Company - Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, Arizona, Nevada, Southern California, Hawaii

May 22nd, 2014   Dear HondaJet Customer: May is always a busy time of year as we prepare for one of our largest events – the European Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition (EBACE) – in Geneva, Switzerland. I wanted to share some of the exciting progress taking place on our campus, along with an exclusive look at the first […] Read More Here

Commemorative Air Force Announces CAF AirPower History Tour

FIFI over Midland Slocum reduced for web

February 14th, 2013   (Addison, Texas) The Commemorative Air Force (CAF) famous Boeing B-29 Superfortress bomber, FIFI — the only remaining flying example of the aircraft in the world – will be the feature World War II airplane in an eleven stop tour starting February 22 at El Paso International Airport in Texas. The CAF AirPower History Tour continues […] Read More Here

Cutter Aviation 85th Anniversary Kickoff at NBAA Convention in Orlando

Cutter Aviation Kicks Off 85th Anniversary at Annual NBAA Convention in Orlando, FL - Press Release - October 23, 2012

October 23rd, 2012   PHOENIX, AZ – As Mr. William P. Cutter began the first day of business for Cutter Flying Service in January of 1928, the landscape of General and Business Aviation at the time was as uncharted and rugged as the landscape surrounding his airport in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The concept of an “aviation business” had only […] Read More Here

Cutter Aviation Albuquerque Unveils Brand New Concrete Ramp at ABQ

Cutter Aviation Albuquerque Unveils Brand New Concrete Ramp at ABQ - Press Release - October 9, 2012

October 9th, 2012   ALBUQUERQUE, NM. — Cutter Aviation is proud to announce the completion of the new concrete ramp at Cutter Aviation Albuquerque at Albuquerque International Sunport (ABQ). All ramp surfaces around the Cutter Aviation FBO / General Aviation terminal, aircraft maintenance facility, hangars and aircraft parking ramps were replaced in the construction effort. The opening of the […] Read More Here

Cutter Aviation Authorized for DCA Gateway FBO & Flight Operations

Cutter Aviation Authorized by TSA for DCA Gateway FBO Status at PHX, DVT, ABQ and COS and Charter Flight Operations for Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) Under DASSP Program

July 2nd, 2012   PHOENIX, ARIZONA — To better serve the needs of the Business Aviation industry in the Southwest, Cutter Aviation is pleased to announce the approval of FBO facilities within its network as Gateway FBOs to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) through the DCA Access Standard Security Program (DASSP) managed by the Transportation Security Administration. As […] Read More Here