Cirrus Names New CEO

Zean Nealsen

Former Tesla Motors senior executive succeeds company cofounder Dale Klapmeier to lead "next stage of growth."

Cirrus Aircraft named Zean Nielsen, a former senior executive with Tesla Motors, as its new CEO, succeeding company cofounder Dale Klapmeier.

Performance Aircraft named Cirrus training center

LINCOLN, Neb. — Performance Aircraft has been named an authorized Cirrus Training Center. Performance Aircraft is also adding a 2018 Cirrus SR20 G6 to its training fleet, company officials note. “These aircraft are game-changing,” said company Founder/President Bill Heckathorn. “Cirrus is bringing a whole new customer to aviation, and the new Cirrus SR20 G6 we […]