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Piper Aviation Museum
Piper Aviation Museum.jpg
Established 1980s
Location Lock Haven, Pennsylvania
Type Aviation museum
Founder
  • Calvin Arter
  • Bob Edmonson
  • Genny Edmonson
  • William Piper, Jr.

The Piper Aviation Museum is an aviation museum at the William T. Piper Memorial Airport in Lock Haven, Pennsylvania. It is focused on the history of the Piper Aircraft Corporation.

History

Originally founded in the 1980s as a part of the Lock Haven Heisey Museum, for the first ten years the museum existed in the back of a tractor trailer. The museum purchased the former Piper engineering building in 1997.

Aircraft on display

  • Piper J2 Cub
  • Piper J3C-65 Cub
  • Piper J3C-65 Cub
  • Piper J4A Cub Coupe
  • Piper PA-12 Super Cruiser
  • Piper PA-15 Vagabond
  • Piper PA-22-135 Tri-Pacer
  • Piper PA-22-150 Tri-Pacer
  • Piper PA-22-160 Tri-Pacer
  • Piper PA-23-250 Aztec
  • Piper PA-24 Comanche
  • Piper PA-29 Papoose
  • Piper PA-31P-350 Mojave – In storage
  • Piper PA-31T Cheyenne – In storage
  • Piper PA-38 Tomahawk
  • Piper PA-41P Aztec
  • Piper PT-1
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