First cargo door equipped Beechcraft King Air 260C to enter air medical service with Air Archipels

WICHITA, Kan. (Jan. 28, 2021) – Textron Aviation announced today it was awarded a contract by Air Archipels of Tahiti (French Polynesia) for one Beechcraft King Air 260 and one cargo door equipped King Air 260C aircraft.  The aircraft are planned to be delivered to Air Archipels in the second half of 2021.  Air Archipels currently operates a fleet of Beechcraft Super King Air B200s in French Polynesia.  The first cargo door King Air 260 was ordered by Air Archipels and it will be the first to enter service. Continue reading