• Maximum Range

    640 nm

  • Maximum Cruise Speed

    124 ktas

  • Maximum Occupants

    4

  • Useful Load

    888 lb

  • Takeoff Ground Roll

    960 ft

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The Cessna Skyhawk is the ultimate training aircraft and the most popular single-engine aircraft ever built. With forgiving flight characteristics, great visibility, a sophisticated glass cockpit outfitted with G1000 avionics, slow landing speed and a forgiving stall - the Cessna Skyhawk is a flight training favorite ideally suited for student pilots.

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Airborne Solutions

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Interior

AVIATION’S ULTIMATE CLASSROOM

The Skyhawk is ideally designed for instructors, students, and observers alike. With seats wrapped in durable Luxor or optional leather, the Skyhawk offers a three-seat training configuration or a standard four-seat configuration.

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Advanced Display Technology

The Cessna Skyhawk is powered by the latest technology in integrated cockpit avionics, the Garmin G1000 NXi. With an improved graphical interface, more powerful hardware, higher resolution displays, added functionality to improve situational awareness, and optional wireless technology, managing the flight deck has never been easier.


  • Wireless database and flight plan loading

  • Enhanced HSI Functionality

  • VFR Sectionals

  • IFR High and Low Charts

  • Vertical Situation Display

  • COM Frequency Decoding
  • Standard ADS-B Out and In
  • Optional wireless data base and flight plan loading
  • Integrated VFR Sectional Charts
  • IFR High and Low Charts with Night Mode
  • Enhanced HSI features
  • COM frequency decoding
  • Vertical Situation Display
  • Selectable Visual Approaches
  • Optional Surface Watch for runway safety
  • Enhanced graphics and faster processing
  • Improved joystick with smoother panning
  • Simplified maintenance
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Specifications

Length

27 ft 2 in (8.28 m)

Height

8 ft 11 in (2.72 m)

Wingspan

36 ft 1 in (11.00 m)

Dimensions

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 Interior

Height 48 in (1.22 m)
Width 40 in (1.00 m)
Length 11 ft 10 in (3.61 m)
Maximum Occupants 4

Baggage Capacity

Weight 120 lb (54.4 kg)
Volume 30 cu ft (0.85 cu m)

Weights

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)

Performance

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)

Powerplant

Manufacturer Lycoming
Model IO-360-L2A
Power Output 180 hp (180 hp)
Propeller Manufacturer McCauley
Description 2 blade metal, fixed pitch