Air Touring, GmbH Designated As Distributor For Planemaker
Mooney Airplane Company and Air Touring, GmbH signed an
agreement recently, designating the German firm as sales
representatives for Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Air
Touring, GmbH is an affiliate of Air Touring Group located at
Biggin Hill in the United Kingdom.
Air Touring, Ltd. was named Mooney's representative for the UK
and Ireland in April. Mooney and Air Touring have subsequently
demonstrated the Acclaim Type S, at Aero Expo UK at High Wycombe,
the Farnborough Air Show, and, most recently, at Tannkosh, an
annual general aviation fly-in in Tannheim, Germany.
"The Air Touring Group is pleased once more to extend its Mooney
aircraft sales network to include the territories of Germany,
Austria and Switzerland, through the signing of an exclusive sales
distribution agreement with the Mooney Aircraft Co. for the
countries named above," said Bernard Cheong, Managing Director of
Air Touring, GmbH. "Together with the UK and Ireland, we are now
well placed to provide an integrated solution to Mooney aircraft
sales for all the territories under our exclusive distribution
agreements with Mooney. We hope that this will translate to better
customer satisfaction and to better support for all Mooney owners,
present and future, in these countries," he added.
"We're pleased to add Air Touring, GmbH to the Mooney family,
representing us in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Germany is
home to the largest Mooney owners' organization outside of the US
We have already had significant success working with Air Touring,
Ltd. In the U.K. and are looking forward to continuing and
expanding our presence in the European market. It remains a strong
market for single engine aircraft," said Susan Harrison, Mooney's
manager of international sales.
Air Touring is a leading distributor of general aviation
aircraft in the UK and Europe, specializing in piston, turboprop
and jet aircraft for personal and business transportation. Through
its UK and German affiliates, it offers a single point of contact
for sales of new and pre-owned aircraft, scheduled maintenance,
repair service, avionics upgrades and installation, spare parts,
and technical assistance.