The Piper Cherokee as a replacement to the Tri-Pacer

The Piper Cherokee as a replacement to the Tri-Pacer

Thirty years ago, Piper Cherokee, also synonymous with Piper PA-28-140, started its journey from the assembly line at Vero Beach.  The Cherokee 140 bid goodbye to the popular tube-and-fabric designs adopted by previous airplanes that had been introduced by Piper in Lock Haven, Pennsylvania. However, this airplane never aimed to secure a spot in aviation…

Piper Aircraft

Piper Aircraft

When it comes to the best manufacturer of aviation aircraft, Piper Aircraft, Inc. stands out. This is an aircraft company that is found in Vero Beach Regional Airport in Vero Beach, Florida, United States.  Piper Aircraft is a state-owned enterprise run by the Government of Brunei since 2009. There are three people behind the success…

Cessna 310 – 26 Years of Consistency

Cessna 310 – 26 Years of Consistency

In late 1954, the Cessna 310 entered the market. Unlike Piper’s Apache, Cessna 310 lived a long, healthy life before finally retiring in 1981. During the 26 years the Cessna aircraft survived, it developed from a five-seater aircraft with pressure-carbureted engines to a magnificent six-seater that was turbocharged and had icing certification.  Cessna 310 Specifications…