Personal aviation company Cirrus Aircraft to build new facility at McKinney National Airport

Cirrus Aircraft is opening a new facility at the McKinney National Airport in 2020.

Cirrus Aircraft is opening a new facility at the McKinney National Airport in 2020.

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Cirrus Aircraft will open in a new facility in late 2020 at the McKinney National Airport, located at 1500 Industrial Blvd., McKinney. Cirrus is a personal aviation company that makes and sells the SR Series piston aircraft and the Vision Jet, a single-engine personal jet, among other aircrafts. Cirrus also offers flight kits, training on piloting, operations and air safety, and aircraft maintenance and support services. Cirrus has three other locations in Duluth, Minnesota; Grand Forks, North Dakota; and Knoxville, Tennessee.

Starting in August 2019 Cirrus will temporarily work out of an existing 15,000-square-foot hangar at the McKinney National Airport and offer factory service operations to customers, including routine, annual and unscheduled aircraft maintenance. The company will expand to offer flight training and aircraft management once it moves into the new facility in 2020.

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By Emily Davis
Emily graduated from Sam Houston State University with a degree in multi-platform journalism and a minor in criminal justice in Spring 2018. During her studies, Emily worked as an editor and reporter at The Houstonian, SHSU's local newspaper. Upon graduation, she began an editorial internship at Community Impact Newspaper in DFW, where she was then hired as Community Impact's first McKinney reporter in August 2018.


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