Piper Aircraft Earns M500 Japanese Type Certification

Piper Aircraft has received type certification from the Japan Civil Aviation Bureau for the M500 aircraft. It is the first time a Piper type certificate has been fully validated in Japan. M500 deliveries are expected to increase to accommodate the expanding Japanese market, the company said.
Molly McMillin

Molly McMillin, a 25-year aviation journalist, is managing editor of business aviation for the Aviation Week Network and editor-in-chief of The Weekly of Business Aviation, an Aviation Week market intelligence report.

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