University of Dubuque is pleased to announce it was one of five universities selected by Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. company, for the 2018 Top Hawk program. Each university will take delivery of a new, custom branded Cessna Skyhawk 172 to support flight training, recruiting efforts, and promotional activities throughout the year.
Textron Aviation works with universities, training organizations, and flight schools throughout the world, and the Top Hawk program plays a vital role in the initiative to support the advancement of general aviation and modernization of aircraft training fleets.
Garmin and Bose will be sponsoring the Top Hawk program again this year by providing several of their industry-leading products. Garmin will provide a G1000 NXi database subscription and a Garmin Pilot subscription, while Bose will provide two A20 Aviation Headsets for each Top Hawk aircraft.
The Skyhawk platform is the world standard for pilot training and is renowned for offering the best combination of modern features, including the leading Garmin G1000 NXi avionics system with wireless connectivity, a standard Angle-of-Attack display system, and proven dependability.