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Mooney Announces Partnership With Redbird Flight Simulator

Chino, CA – With sales shifting into high gear at Mooney International Corporation, the Company is pleased to announce its partnership with Redbird Flight Simulations. Mooney has purchased three feature-rich, full-motion Redbird FMX’s. These state-of-theart flight simulators will be on location at the Kerrville, Texas Manufacturing and Service Center Headquarters, Chino; California, the global corporate headquarters and in the newest location, Bejing, China, an office set to open later this summer. ... Continue Reading

Mooney International Announces New Office in China

Chino, CA – Since the beginning of the year, Mooney has reactivated a dormant manufacturing facility into a thriving operation with more than 150 associates between its two domestic operations, Kerrville, Texas, the manufacturing headquarters and Chino, California, its global headquarters. ... Continue Reading

Mooney Delivers 1st New Acclaim at EAA AirVenture

Kerrville, TX - Jerry Chen, CEO of Mooney International Corporation can’t quit smiling. And for good reason. He and his team are putting the finishing touches on the first manufactured Mooney in 5-years and getting ready to fly it to Oshkosh for a party. ... Continue Reading

The First Mooney is Preparing for Takeoff

Make plans to celebrate your winning bid for the Mooney Acclaim N242MR at AirVenture 2014. The first new Mooney airplane produced in five years is nearing completion and open for the highest bidder during our First to Fly Mooney History Museum Auction. Proceeds from the sale of the first Mooney will be used to create the Mooney History Museum in Kerrville, Texas. ... Continue Reading

Mooney Comeback Tour Continues at Planes of Fame Airshow

Chino, CA – The Mooney Comeback Tour continues in a big way, as the newly recharged Company plays title sponsor for the Planes of Fame Air Show in Chino, CA, May 3 - 4. It’s a new chapter in the storied history of the legendary 80-year old single engine airplane manufacturer. In a few short months, Mooney International has ramped up staffing, restarted the dormant production line, initiated an online auction to purchase the first Mooney airplane and has even laid plans to build an historical Mooney Museum on the Mooney campus. ... Continue Reading

Mooney Rises to a New Day

Sun 'n Fun Kicks Off Industry-First Online Auction for New Airplane Lakeland, Florida – Sun ‘n Fun marks the first public event for Mooney International to officially kickoff their comeback tour to the aviation industry. To celebrate the occasion, CEO, Dr. Jerry Chen has announced that Sun ‘n Fun will serve as the launch for an industry-first online charity-auction to purchase the first new production Mooney since its five-year hiatus. All proceeds from the auction will be used for the future Mooney Historical Museum, a new non-profit corporation initiative for the Company.  ... Continue Reading

Mooney’s Management Leadership Team Takes Shape

Kerrville, TX - Upon taking the reins of Mooney International, every minute of every day has been busy for CEO, Dr. Jerry Chen. Now, after many dormant years and with great fanfare around the aviation industry, he recently fired up manufacturing and the line is moving. And while systems, technology and manufacturing process have occupied Dr. Chen's time, he has been very intent on building out his leadership team that will help take the Company into the future. "The key players are all finally in place," said Chen. "This is among the most experienced leadership teams in general aviation. They bring not only expertise to their roles, but they have tremendous passion for our vision. From here, I feel very confident about building out the rest of the organization around this team." ... Continue Reading

Mooney International Corp Set to Restart Assembly Line

Kerrville, TX - Mooney International Corporation, CEO Dr. Jerry Chen announced today the company had begun the long-anticipated production of the first new Mooney Airplane since 2009. The assembly line will begin to move later this month, February 26th. Since announcing the return to the market in November, after a five-year production hiatus, the new leadership at Mooney has been busy preparing the dormant company to return to manufacturing. Today's announcement marks a milestone in returning the 85-year-old company to its former glory. "This is an important date in the history of Mooney," commented CEO, Dr. Jerry Chen. "There has been an extraordinary effort on the part of everyone at Mooney and I couldn't be more proud of what has been accomplished in a short amount of time." ... Continue Reading