Cirrus Aircraft is the recognized global leader in personal aviation and the maker of the best-selling SR Series piston aircraft and the Vision Jet, the world’s first single engine Personal Jet. Founded in 1984, the company has redefined performance, comfort and safety in aviation with innovations like the Cirrus Airframe Parachute System® (CAPS®) – the first FAA-certified whole-airframe parachute safety system. To date, worldwide flight time on Cirrus aircraft has passed nine million hours and 150 people have returned home safely to their families as a result of the inclusion of CAPS® as a standard feature on all Cirrus aircraft.
Cirrus Aircraft’s technologically advanced, industry-leading SR Series aircraft are used by professional flight organizations around the world, including eight global airlines and ten world-renowned training academies, to prepare the next generation of pilots. Aviation leaders around the world using SR Series fleet aircraft include Lufthansa, Emirates, the United States Air Force Academy, Purdue University and the Civil Aviation Flying University of China. Additionally, Cirrus Perception™ – the company’s sensor-capable special mission aircraft – is ideal for a broad range of law enforcement and civilian missions. It has been used to enhance the law enforcement search and rescue efforts of organizations, like the Minnesota State Patrol.
Headquartered in Duluth, MN, the company recently opened the first phase of its world-class customer experience center, The Vision Center, in Knoxville, TN. Find out more at www.cirrusaircraft.com.