Textron announces new twin-engine plane, FedEx purchases

TEXTRON AVIATION announced the creation of the Cessna SkyCourrier 408, a twin-engine plane that will be sold in a cargo variant to FedEx Express. / COURTESY TEXTRON AVIATION
TEXTRON AVIATION announced the creation of the Cessna SkyCourrier 408, a twin-engine plane that will be sold in a cargo variant to FedEx Express. / COURTESY TEXTRON AVIATION
PROVIDENCE – Textron Aviation Inc. announced Tuesday the creation of a new twin-engine turboprop airplane called the Cessna SkyCourier 408. While the plane can be configured for both cargo and passengers, the initial customer will be FedEx Express, which has signed on for an initial order of 50 cargo aircraft with an option to add…

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