• Craig Jimenez Joins Air Tractor Board of Directors

    Craig Jimenez Joins Air Tractor Board of Directors0

    OLNEY, Texas—Air Tractor, the leading manufacturer of single-engine agriculture, firefighting and utility aircraft announced that Craig Jimenez was elected to its board of directors at the April 10 shareholders meeting. He will serve on the Governance/Compensation and Audit committees. Jimenez retired as President of OGE Energy Resources in 2012. He currently serves on the North

  • Air Tractor AT-802 series marks 25 years & 700 airplanes1

    When Air Tractor AT-802A, bearing serial #0700 took off last month for its home in Valencia, Spain, the occasion was not just an airplane production milestone. It also happens to be the 25th anniversary year marking FAA Type Certification of the 800-gallon capacity agricultural and firefighting airplane. Jim Hirsch, president of Air Tractor remarked, “It’s

  • Air Tractor 502XP Now in Africa0

    Noordbrug, South Africa — Air Tractor President, Jim Hirsch and Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6 engine representatives, Ryan Densham and Mike Lee , were on hand for the delivery of the first 502XP aircraft to be sold on the continent of Africa. The plane was sold and delivered to Castello Farming under the direction of