Cessna 172 SP

The Club C172 is a late model with a 180hp Continental and fixed pitch prop. Avionics include 2 radios with built-in GPS unit, radio nav.aids and an auto pilot. Cruise is at 114 knots at approx. 40 litres an hour fuel use. It is available to all members for hire and flight instruction.

Hire Rates

Financial Club Members - $235.00 per hour

Non-Club Members - $260.00 per hour

Flight Time based on “TACHO” Recorder plus Instructor’s Fees (as applicable).

(As at 6 June 2014)

 


SPECIFICATIONS
   
PERFORMANCE  
Max. Speed Cruise 126 ktas (233 km/h)
certified Ceiling 14,000 ft (4,267 m)
Takeoff Distance 1,633 ft (498 m)
Landing Distance 1,335 ft (407 m)
Rate of Climb at Sea Level 730 fpm (223 mpm)
Range 610 nm (1,130 km)
   
WEIGHTS  
Ramp Weight 2,558 lb (1,160 kg)
Takeoff Weight 2,550 lb (1,157 kg)
Landing Weight 2,550 lb (1,157 kg)
Zero Fuel Weight N/A lb (N/A kg)
Usable Fuel Capacity 318 lb (144 kg)
Typically-Equipped Empty Weight 1,717 lb (779 kg)
Useful Load 841 lb (381 kg)
Maximum Payload 833 lb (378 kg)
Full-Fuel Payload 523 lb (237 kg)
   
DIMENSIONS /Exterior
Height 8 ft 11 in (2.72 m)
Length 27 ft 2 in (8.28 m)
Wingspan 36 ft 1 in (11 m)
DIMENSIONS /Cabin
Height 48 in (121.92 cm)
Width 39.5 in (100.33 cm)
Length 11 ft 10 in (3.61 ft)
Seating Capacity 4
Baggage Capacity 30 cubic ft (0.8 cubic m)
Mercury Bay Aero Club Inc | PO Box 44, Whitianga, NZ | Ph/Fx 07 866 5128 | Email mbac@xtra.co.nz
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