Top Turboprop Series: King Air 90 and Turbine Duke

Top Turboprop Series: King Air 90 and Turbine Duke

Photos Courtesy of Clint Goff If you’ve read my writings, you know that I love the PA46 series of airplanes. They are designed for the owner who craves efficiency and speed – both characteristics I find appealing in an airplane. So, it is no wonder that I really appreciate the JetPROP conversion provided by Rocket Read More

Top Turboprop Series: Mitsubishi MU2 and King Air B100

Many years ago, a prospective aircraft owner came to me with the proposition that I assist her with the purchase of an airplane, then manage and fly that airplane inside my company. She wanted to move six-plus people within 800 nm, and do so with efficiency. But, she left me with one additional statement that Read More

Top Turboprop Series: Pre-Owned Meridian and JetPROP

Top Turboprop Series: Pre-Owned Meridian and JetPROP

Which is better, the JetPROP or the Piper Meridian? As an active instructor in the PA46 world, this proves to be one of the most debatable topics and one of the questions I hear most often.  I’ll first relate that they are singularly outstanding airplanes, and I really appreciate attributes in both. But there are Read More

Top Turboprop  Series: Pre-Owned  Pilatus PC-12  and King Air 350

Top Turboprop Series: Pre-Owned Pilatus PC-12 and King Air 350

I can hear my Papaw speaking from the grave, “I wouldn’t touch that with a 10-foot pole! Are you crazy?!” I’m going to stir the pot with this article as it seems to me there is only one type of turboprop pilot with as much passion for their steed as a King Air 350 pilot – Read More

Top Turboprop Series: Pre-Owned King Air C90 and King Air 200

  Anyone who has read my writing knows that I absolutely love the King Air lineup of airplanes. Rugged, reliable and easy to fly and maintain. And today, there are many types of King Airs serving in a multitude of general aviation and military roles, each with specific abilities and associated costs. The highly successful Read More