Fly our Cessna 172S

at Barwon Heads Airport Vic.

KIT

Cessna 172

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Cessna 172 is a four-seat, single-engine, high-wing aircraft.

More 172's have been built than any other aircraft and it is also the most popular flight training aircraft in the world.

At Geelong Aviation, the 172 is used for aircraft hire.

Cessna 172 Details:

  Registration:

VH-KIT

Type:

C172S

Year:

2000

Engine:

IO-360-L2A

Power:

180HP

Class:

IFR

Seating:

4

TAS:

110kt

MTOW:

1156kg

BEW:

754kg

Fuel Capacity:

212L total, 200L useable

Fuel Flow:

35L/hr

Equipment:

VHF, GPS, ILS, VOR, ADF, Autopilot

Restrictions:

Nil

Available for:

Private Hire.

Hourly Rate:

See Prices

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


VH-KIT C172S

AIRSPEEDS
Takeoff: Rotate: VR................................................................... 55 KIAS
Normal Climb Out ................................................................ 75-85 KIAS
Short Field Takeoff, Flaps 10°,Speed at 50 Feet:..................... 56 KIAS
En-route Climb, Flaps Up:Normal, Sea Level ..................... 95-85 KIAS
Best Rate-of-Climb,   Sea Level  ( VY )..................................... 74 KIAS
Best Angle-of-Climb,   Sea Level ( VX ) .................................... 62 KIAS
Landing: Normal Approach, Flaps Up ................................. 65-75 KIAS
Landing: Normal Approach, Flaps 30° ................................ 60-70 KIAS
Short Field Approach, Flaps 30° .............................................. 61 KIAS
Baulked Landing: Maximum Power, Flaps 20° ........................ 60 KIAS
Max. Turb. Penetration at 2550 Lbs (1157 kg) VA................. 105 KIAS
Max. Turb. Penetration at 2200 Lbs ( 998 kg) VA.................... 98 KIAS
Max. Turb. Penetration at 1900 Lbs ( 862 kg) VA.................... 90 KIAS
Max. Demonstrated Crosswind: Takeoff or Landing .......... 15 KNOTS
VNE....................................................................................... 163 KIAS
VNO.......................................................................................129 KIAS
VFE(10 degrees/ full extension)...................................... 110/85 KIAS
VS1.........................................................................................48 KIAS
VS0........................................................................................ 40 KIAS
Max Window Open speed.....................................................163 KIAS
Engine Failure After Takeoff: Wing Flaps Up........................ 70 KIAS
Engine Failure After Takeoff: Wing Flaps Down.....................65 KIAS
Maximum Glide .......................................................................68 KIAS
Precautionary Landing With Engine Power ........................... 65 KIAS
Ditching: With Power - Flaps -- 20° to 30°. 300 FT/MIN..........55 KIAS

 

Fuel and Oil:
Total Fuel Capacity:................................................................. 212 litres
Total Useable Fuel:.................................................................. 200 litres
Filled to collar........................................................................... 132 litres
Climb Fuel Flow................................................................. 48 litres/hour
Cruise Fuel flow................................................................. 35 litres/hour
Start up, Taxi and Take-off fuel.......................................... (3 kg) 5 litres
Oil: Maximum……. 8 US QTS                             Minimum ……5 US QTS
Oil Type: Ashless Dispersant............................ W100 / 15W-50 or EE100

 

VH-KIT C172S

WEIGHTS
Maximum Ramp Weight ( Utility Cat.): 1001kg.  (Normal Cat.)...... 1160 kg
Maximum Takeoff and Landing Weight: (Util.): 998 kg.(Normal.)... 1157 kg
Basic Empty Weight: (VH-KIT)...................................................... 761.4 kg
Maximum Useful Load, Normal Category:..................................... 398.6 kg
Maximum Weight in Baggage Compartments 1 & 2:.......................... 54 kg

LOADING

VH – KIT IS AT MAX. TAKE-OFF WEIGHT (1157 KG)
WITH 4 PEOPLE OF 77 KG, NO BAGGAGE,
AND USEABLE FUEL OF 121 LITRES

WITH FULL TANKS (200 LITRES USEABLE)
MAX. TAKE-OFF WEIGHT IS ACHIEVED WITH 3 PEOPLE OF 77 KG

AND 20 KG OF BAGGAGE.

 

MISC.
Tyre Pressure:………Nose: 45 PSI                  

Main: .................... ..............38 PSI
Wingspan:................................................ 10,998 mm (11.0 m)
Length: 8.28 m................................................... Height: 2.72m