• Maximum Range

    971 nm

  • Maximum Cruise Speed

    165 ktas

  • Maximum Occupants


  • Useful Load

    998 lb

  • Takeoff Ground Roll

    775 ft

Turbocharge Your Adventures

Take your adventures higher. Faster. Farther. The Cessna® Turbo Skylane® piston packs enough muscle to climb 1,040 ft per minute to a maximum cruising altitude of 20,000 ft, and then maintain its full 235 hp. Cruise comfortably at 165 ktas above unfriendly weather, challenging terrain and traffic. With its high-wing design and durable airframe, the Turbo Skylane® piston is poised and ready to rise to even the most challenging adventures.

Now with new interiors, these adventurous pistons provide you style and comfort, while emphasizing durability.




With ergonomically designed seats wrapped in durable Luxor 2 and Alcantara, the Turbo Skylane® piston offers a four-seat configuration, providing room to share your adventure with friends and colleagues.


The Turbocharged Lycoming TIO-540-AK1A Engine

Meet an engine that’s as reliable as it is powerful. Flexing an exhilarating 235 hp, the Turbo Skylane® piston has the muscle to climb to 20,000 ft at a rate of 1,040 ft a minute. Plus, the stamina to maintain full power at maximum altitude, cruising at 165 ktas. When adventure lives on the other side of the mountain, the Turbo Skylane® piston has the powerplant to get you there and back easily and confidently.




The Turbo Skylane® piston is powered by the latest technology in integrated cockpit avionics, the Garmin® G1000® NXi. The new Garmin® GI 275 electronic standby lets you keep the classic look of your standby instruments while upgrading to a modern, sleek glass touchscreen display.

  • ADS-B out and in
  • Wireless data base and flight plan loading
  • Garmin® Electronic Stability and Protection (ESP)
  • Garmin® Underspeed Protection (USP)
  • Integrated VFR sectional charts
  • IFR high and low charts with Night Mode
  • Simplified maintenance
  • COM frequency decoding
  • Vertical Situation Display
  • Selectable visual approaches
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29 ft (8.8 m)


9 ft 4 in (2.8 m)


36 ft (10.97 m)


Length 29 ft (8.8 m)
Height 9 ft 4 in (2.8 m)
Wingspan 36 ft (10.97 m)
Wing Area 174 sq ft (16.17 sq m)

Cabin Interior

Height 49 in (1.2 m)
Width 42 in (1.07 m)
Length 11 ft 2 in (3.4 m)
Maximum Occupants 4

Baggage Capacity

Weight 200 lb (91 kg)
Volume 32 cu ft (0.91 cu m)


Maximum Ramp Weight 3,112 lb (1,412 kg)
Maximum Takeoff Weight 3,100 lb (1,406 kg)
Maximum Landing Weight 2,950 lb (1,338 kg)
Usable Fuel Weight 522 lb (237 kg)
Usable Fuel Volume 87 gal (329 l)
Basic Empty Weight 2,114 lb (959 kg)
Useful Load 998 lb (453 kg)
Maximum Payload 836 lb (379 kg)
Full Fuel Payload 476 lb (216 kg)


Maximum Cruise Speed 165 ktas (306 km/h)
Maximum Range 971 nm (1,798 km)
Takeoff Distance 1,385 ft (422 m)
Ground Roll 775 ft (236 m)
Landing Distance 1,350 ft (411 m)
Ground Roll 590 ft (180 m)
Service Ceiling 20,000 ft (6,096 m)
Maximum Climb Rate 1,040 fpm (317 mpm)
Maximum Limit Speed 175 kias (324 km/h)
Stall Speed 49 kcas (91 km/h)


Manufacturer Lycoming
Model TIO-540-AK1A
Power Output 235 hp (235 hp)
Propeller Manufacturer McCauley
Description 3 blade metal, constant speed