TEXTRON AVIATION TO COME ABOARD AS SPONSOR FOR 2017 ASMEX CONFERENCE

The Australian International Marine Export Group are excited to announce Textron Aviation as new sponsor of the 2017 ASMEX conference. Held at Sanctuary Cove, QLD from 22 – 24 May 2017, Textron Aviation will support Australia’s leading marine industry conference for the first time.

AIMEX, ACMG and Superyacht Australia’s CEO MaryAnne Edwards said “We are very proud to announce the new partnership with Textron Aviation. Getting the support of a globally renowned industry leader shows the importance of the Australian marine market and that the Australian industry is very well perceived around the world. Textron Aviation is synonymous with premium quality and we believe their products will add value to the Australian Superyacht market. We are excited to support their efforts here in Australia.”

Textron Aviation was formed in March 2014 following the acquisition of
Beech Holdings which included the Beechcraft and Hawker Aircraft businesses.
Textron Aviation also owns the Cessna brand and sells all three aircraft brands
in Australia since 1937.

Textron Aviation not only sells premium aircrafts, they also stand for premium service with the goal to always be at reach for their customers. With 19 world-wide service facilities, 60 mobile service units and a global service hotline, Textron Aviation has established an efficiently operating service network that is second to none. Their technical experts can provide immediate aircraft support and also assist with any requests regarding maintenance, inspections, parts, and repairs in Australia and abroad.

Textron Aviation’s ASMEX sponsorship and membership with Superyacht Australia
will be managed by Australian Sales Director Kathrin Huston who operates out of Textron Aviation’s Brisbane office. “We are excited to be supporting the ASMEX conference and the marine industry here in Australia. The conference has been instrumental to the national marine industry over the past decade and we see great opportunities for Textron Aviation to use this fantastic networking platform. We look forward to becoming part of the Superyacht Australia family and are excited to partner with the governing body on their journey to grow the Superyacht industry in Australia and abroad”, Ms Huston said.

The 7th edition of the conference will be held immediately prior to the Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show, 25 – 28 May 2017, ensuring that attending industry stakeholders can maximise on networking opportunities and visit companies such as Textron Aviation which will be exhibiting their services.