Triple R Blog

Article: The Triple R Value Proposition:  What's your mission profile and what are you willing to pay?

The Triple R Value Proposition: What's your mission profile and what are you willing to pay?

The Triple R Affordable Aircraft program will deliver like-new, reliable airplanes that fit many different mission profiles at about half the capital cost of a comparable new airplane with similar avionics and engines. But is 50% less enough to convince you to buy a rebuilt airplane vs. a new airplane? Or is there a third alternative - the bargain, barn-find airplane we scour Trade-A-Plane to locate? [...]

Article: The AOPA 152 Reimagined

The AOPA 152 Reimagined

A $100,000 152? Outrageous, no? No! AOPA introduced its reimagined 150/152 airplanes at Air Venture, priced with basic VFR /light IFR avionics for $100,000 - and we believe this to be a step in the right direction. These airplanes are thoroughly rebuilt and generally meet Triple R standards (although AOPA does not participate in the Triple R program). We applaud these efforts. [...]

Article: Triple R Behind The Scenes - About Tom Bliss

Triple R behind the scenes - About Tom Bliss

As the publisher of AVweb (since 2012), Tom Bliss is also chairman of the Triple R program and an active owner-pilot with 2,300 hours in 26 different airplanes, with instrument and commercial tickets. " It's a balancing act that is sometimes overwhelming--but never dull," he says. [...]

Article: What's Next For Triple R

What's Next for Triple R?

With visionary companies joining us, our website is now up and public for the first time and we are open for business. The first qualifying Triple R airframe, available for immediate sale--a Centurion 2.0-powered 172 built by Premier Aircraft Sales of Ft. Lauderdale, is already featured on our website. [...]

Article: Triple R Standards Program Underway

Triple R Standards Program Underway

Triple R means Rebuilt, restored and Re-equipped from spinner to tail. If you buy a Triple R airplane it has been inspected, documented and certified that it meets our standards and will perform as new, backed by warranties from the OEM suppliers we have chosen. [...]