Winston-Salem, NC, May 11, 2016 --(PR.com
)-- SkyQuest International, LLC is pleased to announce the sale and delivery of one (1) 2002 Cessna 208 Caravan Amphibian aircraft (Serial Number: 208-00356, Registration: C-FTMO) to a private buyer.
The 208 Caravan is a popular high-wing, single-engine turboprop aircraft, short-haul airliner and utility aircraft that is built in the USA by the Cessna Aircraft Company. The airplane typically seats nine passengers with a single pilot, although with a FAR Part 23 waiver it can seat up to fourteen passengers. The basic 208 airframe can be outfitted with various types of landing gear, allowing it to operate in a wide variety of environments. Common adaptations include skis, enlarged tires for unprepared runways and floats on the Caravan Amphibian model. The Cessna 208 is used by governmental organizations and by a large number of companies for police, air ambulance, passenger transport, air charter, freight and parachuting operations. Fedex Feeder is the largest operator of the Cessna 208, with over 250 aircraft in use in its fleet.
There are currently 59 Cessna 208 Caravans on the market today, with 2,303 in service or in storage. Eight (8) Cessna Caravans have been sold in the past 30 days, continuing a trend of one Caravan being purchased every 96 hours on the secondary market.
About SkyQuest International, LLC
SkyQuest International is a commercial aircraft sales, remarketing, acquisition and appraisal firm. Our experience and integrity in the secondary aircraft market as exclusive agents is reflected by decades of experience and a vast inventory of previously owned aircraft available for sale. SkyQuest International has become a leader in commercial aircraft sales and acquisitions serving operators, lenders, leasing companies and asset management groups on a global scale. SkyQuest Quest is also a KODIAK Dealer for new KODIAKs for the continent of Africa. Visit SkyQuest’s web site at http://www.skyquestinternational.com for more information.