GFRU (Cessna 172S)

Reasonably priced and well maintained.

GFRUThe Cessna Skyhawk or 172 is the industry standard for professional flight training. With more than 43,000 172’s delivered, the Skyhawk is the best-selling, most-flown airplane EVER. The proven reliability, forgiving flight characteristics, and its reputation as the safest general aviation aircraft ever built makes it an amazing trainer and personal aircraft. The Skyhawk is the worldwide leader for flight training and more pilots have launched their dreams in it than in any other aircraft.


  • 2 Nav/Com's
  • 1 ILS, ADF, GPS & Autopilot
  • Mode C Transponder

Normal Takeoff 55 Kts
Normal Climb 70-80
Best Rate of Climb 74
Best Angle of Climb 56
Max. Maneuvering 90 - 105
Best Glide 70
Max. Flaps Extended 85
Stall Clean 53
Stall Flaps Down 48
Never Exceed 163
Normal Approach 65-75
Full Flaps 60-70
Max. Cruise 129

[@ Gross weight; Paved runway]
Takeoff Distance to clear 50’- Zero wind
Sea Level @ 15° C 1,630 ft.
5,000 ft. ASL @ 25° C 1,970 ft.

C of G Limits Fwd...35.0 Aft...47.3 ins.
Empty Weight 1,642.6 lbs.
Max. Takeoff Weight 2,550.0 lbs.
Empty Moment 64,704.64
Max. Baggage Compartment Weight 120.0 lbs.
Max. X/W Velocity 15 Kts.

Fuel Grade 100/130 LL
Useable Gallons of Fuel (152 L.) 53.0 US
Consumption (US Gals) per Hour 65% BHP @ 5,000 ft (ISA)....9.2 US Gal/Hr
Oil Grade 15W50
Quantity 8 Qts. US
These specifications are for general use only!!!.............Do not use for flight planning purposes. Consult the POH for each aircraft.

ENTIRE DAY RENTALS - Renters will be charged a MINIMUM of three hours rental time per day for full single day or multiple day rentals.

Send an e-mail to: or call (902) 662-2228 and we will be happy to reserve this aircraft for you.

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