Designed for Training
High wing design offers better visibility and stability as well as greater ground clearance, making it optimal for student pilots. Ideal for entry-level landings, the Skyhawk features a sturdy tricycle landing system and a resilient airframe.
The Cessna 172 is an ideal solution for flight students and instructors alike. The four-seat and three-seat training configuration are perfect for training flights.
Ease of Access & Visibility
LED landing and recognition lights offer enhanced visibility and strong illumination for night flying. Two large cabin doors allow for convenient entry and loading for student and instructor.
Company C172 trainers range from 150-180HP depending upon the model. This steadfast engine pairs economy with convenience, making it one of the most reliable piston engines ever built.
|Length||27 ft 2 in (8.28 m)|
|Height||8 ft 11 in (2.72 m)|
|Wingspan||36 ft 1 in (11.00 m)|
|Wing Area||174 sq ft (16.17 sq m)|
|Cabin Dimensions||48 in x 40 in x 3.61 m|
|Maximum Occupants||4 Person|
|Baggage Capacity||120 lb (30 cu ft)|
|Power Output||180 hp (180 hp)|
|Maximum Cruise Speed||124 ktas (230 km/h)|
|Maximum Range||640 nm (1,185 km)|
|Takeoff Distance||1,630 ft (497 m)|
|Ground Roll||960 ft (293 m)|
|Landing Distance||1,335 ft (407 m)|
|Ground Roll||575 ft (175 m)|
|Service Ceiling||14,000 ft (4,267 m)|
|Maximum Climb Rate||730 fpm (223 mpm)|
|Maximum Limit Speed||163 kias (302 km/h)|
|Stall Speed||48 kcas (89 km/h)|
|Maximum Ramp Weight||2,558 lb (1,160 kg)|
|Maximum Takeoff Weight||2,550 lb (1,157 kg)|
|Maximum Landing Weight||2,550 lb (1,157 kg)|
|Usable Fuel Weight||318 lb (144 kg)|
|Usable Fuel Volume||53 gal (201 l)|
|Basic Empty Weight||1,670 lb (757 kg)|
|Useful Load||888 lb (403 kg)|
|Maximum Payload||880 lb (399 kg)|
|Full Fuel Payload||570 lb (259 kg)|