Be the Flight School That Stands Out

As COVID-19 starts becoming more manageable, travel will begin picking back up and the demand for pilots will skyrocket.

Without a leading aircraft training fleet, state-of-the-art technology, or the right tools and resources to showcase your flight school, you may:

  • Get overlooked by top-tier prospective students
  • Lack the appeal that “big” flight schools bring to the table
  • Lose ground to your local competition

Piper's Trainer Class Product Line

Taking You to New Heights

Investing in an aircraft from Piper’s Trainer Class can offer your flight school:

  • Competitive operating costs
  • Advanced glass cockpit avionics with state-of-the-art safety features
  • Complete training product lineup, from single-engine fixed gear to single-engine complex to multi-engine
  • Multiple powerplant options depending on the location of your operation and fuel availability
  • 97% fill rate on parts with access to our parts partner’s premier distribution network with warehouses strategically positioned around the world
  • A feature on our website’s Find a Flight School map, which can help attract prospective students
  • 24/7 customer support
Flight training student and teacher in a cockpit

Freedom to Learn

Meet Piper’s Trainer Class


Reliable. Durable. Simply the best twin-engine trainer in its class.

  • Tried-and-true construction
  • All-metal airframe
  • Standard Garmin G1000® NXi flight deck
  • Standard fuel-injected engines
  • 12% lower acquisition cost (as compared to closest competitor)
  • Competitive operating costs
Piper Seminole aircraft
Archer® TX

Comfortable. Technologically advanced. This single-engine piston is the ideal training platform.

  • Durable and rugged all-metal airframe
  • Tried-and-true construction
  • Standard Garmin G1000® NXi flight deck
  • Standard fuel-injected engine
  • Ergonomic controls & seats built for comfort
  • Competitive operating costs
  • Competitive acquisition costs
Two aircraft flying, both Archer TX trainer class from Piper Aircraft
Archer® DX

The leading choice and “green” alternative option in diesel-powered trainers.

  • Garmin G1000® NXi avionics suite
  • Continental CD-155 diesel engine
  • Equipped to burn more efficient Jet-A fuel
  • Burns ~40% less fuel in cruise than a piston-equipped single-engine trainer
  • All-metal airframe
  • Ideal classroom in the sky (notably quieter than a piston-powered aircraft with less vibration)
  • Simplified operation with a single-throttle lever
Piper Archer DLX aircraft
Pilot 100i

Capability, quality and value at their finest. An unrivaled primary training aircraft.

  • 25% less than comparable single-engine trainers
  • Competitive operating costs
  • Garmin G3X Touch™ Avionics
  • Highly durable interior features, designed to withstand the rigors of flight training
  • Approved for instrument training
  • Backed by one of the longest-standing brands in the general aviation market
Piper Pilot 100i Aircraft
We understand how fiercely competitive the flight school industry is. That’s why our expert team at Piper has designed a fleet of trainer class aircraft and supporting flight school resources to position your school miles above the competition.

“Safety. Efficiency. Dependability. All vital credentials to operations of any flight school. From first-class aircraft to top-tier support in Vero Beach, our family at Piper Aircraft achieves the dean’s list, year after year!” — Chad Martin | Aircraft Fleet Manager, University of North Dakota

Fly to New Heights

3 Easy Steps

1. Download Your Digital Resources

With these helpful resources, prospective students can easily see the value your flight school provides and why it should be at the top of their list of options.

2. Get to Know Our Trainer Class Aircraft

Browse our impressive Trainer Class — all designed to improve your bottom line with a focus on competitive acquisition costs, efficiency and safety.

3. Talk to Our Team

Whenever you’re ready, one of our Trainer Class Specialists will be standing by, ready to help you find the best models to suit your school’s unique needs.


Putting The Piper Flight School Alliance on the Map

The Piper Flight School Alliance represents those flight schools and universities that have put their trust in the Piper brand and have recently added new Piper training products to their fleet.

Being part of the Piper Flight School Alliance has many benefits, including:

  • Access to 24/7 customer support
  • Access to Boeing’s global parts network
  • Access to best-in-class parts fill rate
  • Cross-promotional marketing opportunities
  • Discounts at the Piper Pilot Shop
  • Opportunity for co-branded merchandise
  • Access to Piper Alliance Scholarships for your students
  • A feature on the Piper Alliance Find a Flight School map

Download Your Free Trainer Class Resources Today

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