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Piper Aircraft Factory Tour

Vero Beach, FL
+1 772-567-4361
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Unique Experience for Piper Owners and Aviation Enthuisiasts

I was introduced to general aviation by my boyfriend a few years ago. We initially rented an... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2017
Lindsay B
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Orlando, Florida
My First Solo was on a Piper

Happened across Vero beach on my way North and drove past the airport when it dawned on me that... read more

Reviewed 22 February 2017
Oliver D
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Sesto Calende, Italy
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  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
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“two hours” (2 reviews)
“gift shop” (2 reviews)
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Vero Beach, FL
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Reviewed 2 June 2017

I was introduced to general aviation by my boyfriend a few years ago. We initially rented an airplane out of Apopka, but Sal recently became a Piper owner with partners. He went to flight school in Vero Beach and was eager to visit the Piper...More

Thank Lindsay B
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Happened across Vero beach on my way North and drove past the airport when it dawned on me that this was where the mighty Piper was made. I was only here for the day, so was very fortunate to have found a slot on the...More

Thank Oliver D
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Great tour! Thanks Rob. Very nice staff and informative tour. Lots of walking. Gift shop had nice souvenirs for pilots and no pilots both.

1  Thank ShannonL8505
Reviewed 19 March 2016

We were vacationing on the FL east coast looking for manufacturing tours. I chose Piper Aircraft because I knew my husband, having been a pilot and taking his first flight in a Piper single engine plane, would enjoy the Piper Aircraft plant tour. We had...More

Thank Dianne B
Reviewed 24 February 2016

The Piper tour is free and well worth the visit. We had 12 on our tour and Rick explained every detail as we walked through the factory. I thought we were going to get to see the fuselage attached to the wings but they weren't...More

Thank Micolski2013
Reviewed 20 January 2016

The factory tour was a really interesting look into the assembly and parts that need to come together to make a smaller aircraft. It's a small enough production area that you can get close to some of the machines and they'll let you hold some...More

Thank Faith T
Reviewed 10 March 2015

2 hour tours on Tue/Wed/Thursday, 10AM and 1PM. Reservations Required, tours@piper.com. Very interesting and informative but tour is only as good as the tour guide (usually a Piper retiree). I found it very educational and asked many questions both about the product and personnel. If...More

2  Thank Storyteller-N03
Reviewed 8 January 2015

The fact that Piper allows and supports tours has to be commended. I have piloted several Piper Aircraft over the past 40 years so I thought a trip to the place of their origin would be very interesting. Two hours of looking at sub-assemblies and...More

3  Thank hastymews
Reviewed 9 October 2014

If you are passioned about airplanes, you like machines and want to see a plane come to life you are in the right place here. It started with the reservation of the tour. Daphne was really helpful, explained all the details about the way and...More

7  Thank Alemabahiana
Reviewed 15 May 2014

It's been a part of Vero Beach history for awhile and a contributor to the community. So I was pleased to take a tour. There was so much to learn. But there were undertones in the folks who conducted the tour. After inquiring of several...More

7  Thank Castellammare
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Andrew C
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Response from Alemabahiana | Reviewed this property |
Hi Andrew C, contact them via phone or e-mail. You will get all the details if you google "piper vero beach tours".
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