Piper Exhibits at Aero Friedrichshafen; Selects European Aircraft Sales Representative

Vero Beach, Fla., April 12, 2011 – Piper Aircraft Inc. has named European Aircraft Sales ApS, Denmark, as the company's new aircraft sales representative for the Baltic and Scandinavian regions.

The announcement was made to coincide with Piper's involvement at AERO Friedrichshafen, April 13-16. Attending general aviation's global show for the company will be President/CEO Geoffrey Berger and the company's Sales Director for Europe, Middle East and Africa Enrico Evers.

Global Reach

European Aircraft Sales will represent Piper in the countries of Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Finland, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, according to Piper Executive Vice President Randy Groom. He said, "Bjarne Jorsal and Katja Neilson are consummate aviation professionals and we are looking forward to their contributions as Piper once more expands our international reach to every important sector worldwide."

In cooperation with Deutschland AG's Piper Germany, Piper's dealer in Germany, on display at AERO Friedrichshafen will be a trio of aircraft, including for the first time at the show Garmin-equipped Meridian, Seneca and Archer aircraft. Piper Germany will be offering special dealer incentives for Piper's M-Class aircraft lineup -- Meridian, Mirage and Matrix -- and the Archer.

About Piper Aircraft

Piper Aircraft Inc. is headquartered in Vero Beach, Fla. A global force in aviation, Piper offers efficient single-engine and twin-engine trainer, personal and business aircraft. Piper Aircraft designs, manufactures, sells and supports the strongest and broadest single-engine product line in the industry, from high-performance pistons to turboprops to the world’s most fuel-efficient seven-person business jet, the PiperJet Altaire. With economical acquisition and operating costs, Piper airplanes deliver the best value available today and into the future. Piper is a member of the General Aviation Manufacturers Association.