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Piper Aircarft Factory Tour

Vero Beach, FL
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Ranked #17 of 34 Activities in Vero Beach
Type: Factory Tours
Most recent review
- Oct 8, 2014
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English first
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46 reviews 46 reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014 via mobile

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 the tour. By the way: the tours are free. We had the chance to meet... More

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Vero Beach, Florida
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 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 people I know, the employees at Piper are very much afraid of the repercussions of... More

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New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

As both a private pilot and engineer the tour was interesting informative. The tour guide was a retired VP of manufacturing for Piper and 40 years (as far as I can remember) of service at the company, so knew all the details you could want to learn about manufacturing Pipers. while we saw most of the manufacturing space (they make... More

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Vero Beach, Florida
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63 reviews 63 reviews
15 attraction reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2012

Having been a resident of Vero beach since the 1960s it was neat to visit Piper Aircraft last month with a friend who was taking delivery of a new Mirage aircraft. I was impressed to see exactly what it takes to make an airplane and at Piper, very little is built off site. If a person has an interest and... More

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Vero Beach, Florida
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19 reviews 19 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2012

How much we learned about Piper that we didn't know. Their history is so interesting. This tour is free, though you need pre-reservations. It was about 2 hours. We were so pleased and amazed with this globally recognized Aircraft Manufacterer. Right here in our own backyard!

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Sebastian, Florida, United States
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2012

Sales manager was very helpful and showed my son and I all the aircraft, even allowing us to sit in the most expensive ones.

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