The First Piper Aircraft Maintenance Center in China
Recently, the China Civil Aviation Flight Institute, Aircraft maintenance factory (hereinafter referred to as the "factory"), the Piper Aircraft Inc., and Sichuan Fan-Mei Aviation Technologies Co.,Ltd (Piper Aircraft exclusive dealer in greater China, hereinafter referred to as “Fan-Mei”) held Piper Aircraft Maintenance Center's opening ceremony at Guanghan. So far, the factory has become the first piper aircraft maintenance center in China.
On the same day, Mr. Guy Altree, chairman of Piper Air Inc., and his team inspected the maintenance factory and visited various production workshops. In particular, they highly praised and confirmed the experience and maintenance ability of the factory in recent years. He said that piper and Fan-Mei jointly authorized the factory as the largest aircraft maintenance center in China, which will lay a solid foundation for the future cooperation between the three parties.
During the following conference, Yan Chenghong, the director of the flight school maintenance factory extended a warm welcome to Piper and Fan-Mei. Yan said the factory has more than 10 years of experience in maintaining piper PA-44 aircraft and has been working smoothly with piper. Been authorized as maintenance center of piper aircraft, the factory will greatly improve the maintenance capability of the aircraft and provide maintenance support for other domestic PA-28 and PA-44 aircraft users.
With the continuous growth and development of China's general aviation industry, Piper is accelerating the improvement of its domestic after-sales service system. As the exclusive dealer in the greater China for Piper aircraft, Fna-Mei will take this officially authorized cooperation as an opportunity to cooperate with the flight school maintenance factory to provide comprehensive and high-quality after-sales service and maintenance guarantee for the vast number of Chinese users of Piper aircraft.
Since 1st January, 2018, Sichuan Fan-Mei Aviation Technologies Co., Ltd. has established a comprehensive and formal cooperative relationship with Piper and become the exclusive dealer of Piper aircraft in China and be responsible for the sales of six world-leading trainer and business jet, including PA-28, PA-44, PA-34, M-350, M-500 and M-600.
The Chairman of Piper Air Inc. visited the headquarter of Fan-Mei Group for Cooperation Discussion
At 9 a.m. 31st May, Guy Altree, chairman of Piper Aircraft Inc., one of the world's top GA manufacturers, with his team visited the headquarter of Sichuan Fan-Mei Education Investment Group in Sichuan province, where the two sides held in-depth discussions on further strengthening cooperation.
At the conference, Mr. Wei, chairman and President of Sichuan Fan-Mei Education Investment Group, explained the development history, educational strength and development direction of Fan-Mei group. He pointed out that Piper cooperate with Fan-Mei group will increase the Piper aircraft ownership in the global market, as well as improve the comprehensive strength and influence. He hopes piper will speed up production line construction in China, and in terms of technology development and the way of cooperation and innovation, the localization of piper aircraft manufacturing, which will take advantage of the development in Chinese market.
Fan-Mei group is willing to cooperate with Piper to carry out all-round and deep cooperation in the manufacturing, sales, maintenance and maintenance of general aviation, pilot training and other fields, so as to promote the great development of China's general aviation industry. Mr. Wei also gave advice on piper's expansion in greater China.
Guy Altree, chairman of Piper Air Inc., and his team highly praised and affirmed the British architectural style, strong educational strength and advanced educational philosophy of Fan-Mei. He said that the powerful strength of Fan-Mei group and the advantageous products of Piper will be the cornerstone of accelerating Piper's successful occupation of the Chinese market, and will quickly realize the landing construction of piper's aircraft production line in China. He believes that piper will make Fan-Mei stronger and he is looking forward to share the Chinese market with Fan-Mei.
Piper is the second largest general aviation company in the United States. It is a leading global manufacturer of general aviation and a member of the world association of general aviation manufacturers (GAMA). It has the largest share of the international flight training market. The founder, William Piper, is known as the "ford of aviation". His idea is that everyone can fly a plane, which is in line with the idea of "free flight of Fan-Mei" advocated by Mr. Wei Quanbing, chairman of Fan-Mei Education Group. With the deepening of bilateral cooperation, Fan-Mei’s GA industry will further expand, and Fan-Mei group will set up a new benchmark for China's general aviation industry and lead the development of the general aviation industry.
Currently, Fan-Mei Aviation Technologies Co., Ltd. has established a comprehensive strategic cooperation relationship with Piper and become the exclusive dealer of piper aircraft in China, selling six world-leading trainer and high-end private business jet,, including PA-28, PA-44, PA-34, M-350, M-500 and M-600, etc.
AOPA Flight School Principal Working Committee/ Sichuan Fan-Mei Aviation Technologies Co., LTD.(Exclusive sponsor)
From 3rd to 4th May, the 2nd Flight School Headmaster Working Committee was held at the China Civil Aviation Flight Academy by China AOPA. The conference is exclusively sponsored by Sichuan Fan-Mei Aviation Technologies Co., Ltd. The representatives from the Southwest Civil Aviation Administration, Sichuan Civil Aviation Authority, airline companies and headmaster of 141 department flight school discussed about strengthen pilot training and cooperation between flight schools.
The General Secretary of AOPA, Zhang Feng said China AOPA Flight School Headmaster Working Committee is the alliance of 141 department flight school which aims to study, discuss and solve the problems in flight school development and improve the flight training quality and safety. China Flight School serves as the President of the Flight School Headmaster Working Committee, which will give full play to all the members’ advantages, so that every member can better service for the committee, for the pilot training industry, and jointly promote the development of civil aviation.
Guan Lixin, the Headmaster of Chinese Flight School said that for a long time, the school has given priority to the development of the behavior and safety awareness of flying school students, and established disciplines, systems and supervision and restraint mechanism for flying students’ stay at school through paramilitary management. In the future, China Flight School will work together with the Working Committe, to promote the good methods and experience of all flight schools, and develop the construction of student’s behavior and safety awareness, by which to provide high-quality talents for the safe development of civil aviation industry.
Song Jin, the chairman of Hu Bei Wei Lan Flight school did a report about the working committee. Song said there are 22 141flight schools in China, and now the 13 of which the headmaster is a member of the Headmaster's committee. This year, QingdaoJjiutian International Flight School Co., Ltd. Has just entered the member unit, which further strengthened the organizing force of the committee. Since the establishment of the Headmaster's committee, the secretariat has organized much research work, summarizing the problems encountered in the actual operation of various flight schools, such as airspace and airlines insufficient, limitations, high operating costs,etc. We will have in-depth exchange of views on these issues in this meeting and in our future work, to give full play to the advantages of various flight schools and jointly solve them.
Zhou Qiang, the representative of the Southwest Administration of Civil Aviation, said that since the establishment of the AOPA, an efficient and unimpeded communication platform has been set up between domestic schools, laying a solid foundation for exploring and establishing the daily code of conduct and standards for flight training and promoting safety and quality improvement.
During the meeting, participants also exchanged in-depth views on quality management, cost control, safety management, fleet construction and maintenance management, as well as the development of the school.
Gong Quan (Headmaster of Fei Long Flight School)
Wen Xiaohang(Vice-President of China Airline Southwest branch)
Li Zhangjun, the chairman of Sichuan Fan-Mei Aviation Technologies Co., Ltd. shared and communicated with everyone on the theme of "Aircraft Team Construction of Flight School". He talked about the current situation of aircraft fleet in domestic flight schools, and took "ATP", the largest U.S. flight school, and "Flightsafety", the world's leading aviation training organization as examples. In the end, he also formally recommended the trainers of Piper Aircraft Company to everyone.
Don Li(Chairman and CEO of Fan-Mei Aviation Technologies Co., Ltd)
China AOPA is a state-level industry association approved by the State Council in August 2004 and registered in the Ministry of Civil Affairs. It is also the only legal representative of international association of aircraft owners and pilots (IAOPA) in China (including Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan)
The President's Working Committee of Flight School was established in Shenzhen on 14th October, 2017. It aims to build a bridge between the CAAC and 141 flight schools, which will have a positive impact on the decision-making of CAAC, form a sound market competition, gradually establish an industry self-discipline mechanism, and at the same time create a good situation of resource sharing and efficiency multiplication of all schools.
The "Piper M600 Super Meridian" on the Zhengzhou Air Show(2018) on April 27
Sichuan Fan-Mei Aviation Technologies Co.,Ltd along with Piper Aircraft Inc., will join the prestigious flying event during the 2018 Zhengzhou Air Show. Piper M600's unique performance can be revealed at the exhibition and the professional crew members from WingsOverAsia Pte Ltd are invited to share and answer questions for Piper fans. Piper fans can get much introductions and technical supports at the site.
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From 27th to 28th April, 2018, we sincerely invite you to visit the Zhengzhou Air Show, and we will be there with you to enjoy the outstanding performance of Piper M600.
The M600 “Super Meridian” is a six-seater single-engine turboprop designed by Piper. The single-engine Piper M600 delivers the luxury, performance and value you expect. Operators call it the most cost-effective product of its class because it is designed for owners who want extra space and speed but don't want to increase much costs. The new cleanser-wing is the core of the Piper M600's improvement, providing lighter aerodynamics, helping you go farther and accomplish tasks faster without missing anything or anyone.
Sichuan Fan-Mei Aviation Technologies Co., Ltd is located at Chengdu Shuangliu pilot free trade zone, the registered capital of which is 100 million CNY. Currently Fan-Mei has set up a comprehensive strategic cooperation with the world top GA manufacturer Piper Aircraft Inc., by which from 1st January, 2018, Fan-Mei became the exclusive dealer of Piper Aircraft in the greater China area and responsible for selling Piper's PA-28 (Archer), PA-44 (Seminole), PA-34 (Seneca), M-350, M-500, M-600. Except aircraft sales, Fan-Mei also provides services such as aircraft financial lease, aviation materials supply, aircraft maintenance, and flight simulator at all levels, including avionics training platform, MTD simulator, stationary simulator (FTD), etc. The following pictures are some models on sale: （Six models including trainer and business jet)