Cessna Activities at European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (EBACE)

May 13, 2013

Wichita, KS - May 13, 2013 - Cessna Aircraft Company, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, will feature several of its popular aircraft at this year's European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (EBACE). At the static display, Cessna will have the Citation CJ2+, Citation CJ4 and Citation XLS+. A Cessna Mobile Service Unit will be on display in the hall.

Cessna media activities during the show will include:

Press Conference
Cessna will hold its press conference on Monday May 20 at 9:00 a.m. local time, at Palexpo Hall 6, Room 2.

Company Executive Interviews
The following Cessna executives will be available for interviews during EBACE:

- Roxanne Bernstein, Senior Vice President of Marketing and Communications
- Joe Hepburn, Senior Vice President, Customer Service
- Kriya Shortt, Vice President Sales for EMA (Europe, Middle East and Africa)

Interviews with executives are available between 11:45 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. on Monday May 20 at the Cessna stand #7091, Hall 7. Refreshments will be provided at this time. Please contact Hannah Summers or Sarah Longbottom, details below, to schedule an interview during this time period.

Show Exhibit:
Tuesday May 21: 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday May 22: 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Thursday May 23: 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Static Display Hours:
Tuesday May 21: 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday May 22: 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Thursday May 23: 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

For additional information, contact:

Sarah Longbottom: 80:20 Communications
Tel: +44 (0)1483 447380

Hannah Summers: Cessna Aircraft Company
Tel: (316) 517-5555

About Cessna
Cessna is the world's leading general aviation company. Since its inception in 1927, Cessna has designed, produced and delivered more than 193,500 airplanes around the globe. This includes more than 6,300 Citation business jets, making it the largest fleet of business jets in the world. Today, Cessna has two principal lines of business: aircraft sales and aftermarket services. Aircraft sales include Citation business jets, Caravan single-engine utility turboprops, single-engine piston aircraft and lift solutions by CitationAir. Aftermarket services include parts, maintenance, inspection and repair services. In 2011, Cessna delivered 689 aircraft, including 183 Citation business jets, and reported revenues of $2.990 billion. More information about Cessna Aircraft Company is available at cessna.com.

About Textron
Textron Inc. is a multi-industry company that leverages its global network of aircraft, defense, industrial and finance businesses to provide customers with innovative solutions and services. Textron is known around the world for its powerful brands such as Bell Helicopter, Cessna Aircraft Company, Jacobsen, Kautex, Lycoming, E-Z-GO, Greenlee, and Textron Systems. More information is available at textron.com.

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Email: awoodward@cessna.textron.com

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