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Icon Delays Deliveries, Amends Purchase Agreement »

Icon Aircraft has pushed back customer deliveries until at least 2017 and has announced a major revision of its controversial purchase agreement. In a conference call held with invited aviation media representatives, CEO Kirk Hawkins cited manufacturing difficulties as the reason for the delivery delays. More

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ICON Responds To Sales... »

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Icon Contract Raises EAA... »

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