BS Designs Announces New Composite-Blade Propeller for Supervan

By |2019-10-23T15:30:23+00:00January 5th, 2017|Categories: News, Press Releases|

From the designers of the Supervan modified Caravan comes a new company, BS Designs, Inc., a company dedicated to further performance increases in the Supervan and other aircraft. In its efforts to drive the performance of the airplane that has become the superior platform of the skydiving industry to the next level, BS Designs partnered with [...]

Hartzell and Texas Turbine Conversions Develop New Supervan 900™ Composite Prop

By |2016-07-11T05:09:39+00:00July 11th, 2016|Categories: Customers, News, Press Releases|

Piqua, Ohio, July 11, 2016 - Hartzell Propeller and airplane modifier Texas Turbine Conversions are collaborating on a Supplemental Type Certificate for a new four-blade composite swept propeller for single-engine Supervan 900™ aircraft. The propeller STC is expected fourth quarter 2016. "The Hartzell/Texas Turbine program matches engine upgrades for converted Cessna Caravans with structural composite propellers [...]

Supervan 900 Receives Approval from Canadian officials for Commercial IFR Flight operations.

By |2017-04-05T21:14:11+00:00April 17th, 2015|Categories: Customers, News|

Texas Turbine Conversions is pleased to announce that its Supervan 900 engine conversion has received approval from Transport Canada officials to conduct commercial IFR flight operations within Canada. With additional details to follow shortly, this latest approval will obviously now allow operators to conduct operations without additional restrictions which might normally accompany such an aircraft engine [...]

SuperVan 900 arrives in Africa!

By |2017-02-03T23:20:36+00:00April 24th, 2014|Categories: Customers, News|

You couldn't have asked for a more picturesque location when we did a recent delivery of our first SuperVan 900 into South Africa. Having completed the installation at one of our installation facilities at Wonderboom Airport in Pretoria, we shortly thereafter proceeded to deliver the aircraft to one of the owners out at their property on [...]

Banyan Teams with Texas Turbine on Caravan Conversion

By |2011-10-12T05:11:32+00:00October 12th, 2011|Categories: News, Press Releases|

Fort Lauderdale-based Banyan Air Service's maintenance team has partnered with Texas Turbine Conversions of Celina, Texas. The pair plans to perform engine upgrades on the Cessna Caravan using a Texas Turbine Conversions-developed supplemental type certificate called the Supervan 900. The conversion removes the existing Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A engine and replaces it with a factory-fresh [...]

Skydive Spaceland Welcomes the Supervan 900!

By |2011-09-09T05:11:01+00:00September 9th, 2011|Categories: News, Press Releases|

It's back, bigger, better, faster, and with another blade on the prop! Our Cessna Grand Caravan recently returned from its Supervan 900 conversion and we are LOVING IT!!!! It's not every drop zone that can call its Caravan the "fast plane" with everything else we have on the field. The Supervan is hauling jumpers to altitude [...]

Skydiving operator sees jump in business and fall in operating costs

By |2011-04-03T20:21:52+00:00April 3rd, 2011|Categories: News, Press Releases|

Donnerflug Aviation Services GmbH, a Germany-based skydiving operator, has grown its business with the Supervan 900 aircraft – a Cessna Caravan conversion with Honeywell’s TPE331-12JR turboprop engine offered by Texas Turbine Conversions, Inc. Since operating the Supervan 900, Donnerflug has increased its business by almost 50 percent and has reduced its fuel burn approximately 30 percent, [...]

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