Cessna Discusses Business Jet Market Outlook at 64th NBAA Annual Meeting and Convention

Dépèche transmise le 9 octobre 2011 par Business Wire

PROVIDENCE, R.I.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Scott A. Ernest, President & CEO of Cessna Aircraft Company, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, will discuss the business jet market outlook and provide updates on Cessna during the 64th NBAA Annual Meeting and Convention taking place in Las Vegas, Nev.

Ernest said, “We believe Cessna remains on track to achieve a slight uptick in deliveries of Citation business jets this year, as long as order rates maintain their momentum through the rest of the year. Looking to 2012, based on current market conditions, we also believe that the business jet market will show modest recovery in 2012.”

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Textron Inc. is a multi-industry company that leverages its global network of aircraft, defense, industrial and finance businesses to provide customers with innovative solutions and services. Textron is known around the world for its powerful brands such as Bell Helicopter, Cessna Aircraft Company, Jacobsen, Kautex, Lycoming, E-Z-GO, Greenlee, and Textron Systems. More information is available at www.textron.com.

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  • Changes in worldwide economic or political conditions that impact demand for our products, interest rates or foreign exchange rates;
  • Changes in government regulations or policies on the export and import of commercial products;
  • Legislative or regulatory actions impacting our operations or demand for our products;
  • The efficacy of research and development investments to develop new products or unanticipated expenses in connection with the launching of significant new products or programs;
  • The timing of our new product launches or certifications of our new aircraft products;
  • Our ability to keep pace with our competitors in the introduction of new products and upgrades with features and technologies desired by our customers;
  • Difficult conditions in the financial markets which may adversely impact our customers' ability to fund or finance purchases of our products; and
  • Continued volatility in the economy resulting in a prolonged downturn in the business jet market.

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