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Chief pilot and professor Bill Gross accepts the keys to our new Bonanza G36 from K-State Salina alumnus and director of fleet sales for Textron Aviation, Cody Honeyman.
Photo credit: KSU Salina / T&J Studios, Inc.

July 30, 2015 9:45 pm
K-State Salina received the first of four new airplanes Thursday. According to the school, they received the keys to the first of four new Bonanza G36 aircraft for the professional pilot program. The G36 features a glass cockpit and a six-seat configuration. The new airplane is a part of the fleet replacement plan, so students can fly ...


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