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Cutter Aviation Albuquerque – Engaging with the Community

Cutter Aviation - Toys for Tots

December 4th, 2014   For the past 86 years Cutter Aviation’s business has thrived in Albuquerque NM due to strong support by the people and businesses and Cutter is very proud to be able to give back to the community by participating with various charitable organizations throughout the year. Most recently Cutter Aviation conducted campaigns collecting non-perishable food items, […] Read More Here

43rd Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta hosts Balloonists from 22 countries

Cutter Aviation - Hot Air Balloon

October 14th, 2014   ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico. – The Balloon Fiesta began in 1972 as the highlight of a 50th birthday celebration for 770 KOB Radio. Radio station manager Dick McKee asked Sid Cutter, owner of then Cutter Flying Service, and the first person to own a hot air balloon in New Mexico, if KOB could use his new […] Read More Here

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