Piaggio Aerospace has delivered the first Avanti
aircraft produced at its new plant in Villanova d'Albenga to Al
This first Avanti EVO, in VIP configuration,
will be used for charter and demonstration flights.
Sheikh Khalifa Al Saif, CEO and founder of
Al Saif Group, was recently appointed as commercial agent for marketing the
Avanti EVO in Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, Oman and Iraq.
Al Saif Group, a conglomerate active in real
estate, trading and consulting, also recently signed an option for
a second aircraft in Medevac (Medical Evacuation) configuration to
be delivered in 2017.
The Avanti EVO is the most recent version of the
P.180, a twin-engine turboprop of which there are about 220
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