Piper to deliver 800th Mirage at Oshkosh

Piper Aircraft will deliver the company’s 800th M-Class single-engine pressurized Piper Mirage to Muncie Aviation Co. at the 2013 AirVenture, to be held July 29 to Aug. 4 in Oshkosh, Wis.

Muncie Aviation is Piper’s dealer for new aircraft serving Michigan, Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio and southern Illinois. Muncie Aviation offers aircrafts sales, service, avionics and parts along with a flight department. It is located at Delaware County Regional Airport in Muncie, Ind.

“The delivery of the 800th Piper Mirage at AirVenture demonstrates its underlying sound economics and appealing performance,” said Piper President and CEO Simon Caldecott. “Single-engine Piper M-Class reliable aircraft continue to outperform the competition.”

The 800th Mirage will be on display at Piper’s exhibit, booth numbers 140-145,156-161.

The six-place Piper Mirage is powered by the Lycoming TIO-540-AE2A 350-hp engine and has a 213 KTAS/h max cruise speed with a range of 1,343 nm. Equipped with the Garmin 1000 avionics suite, it is priced at $1.08 million.

For more information: Piper.com

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *