1956 CESSNA 172

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Single engine piston aircraft with fixed landing gear. The 172 seats up to 3 passengers plus 1 pilot.


Performance specifications


Horsepower:

1 x 145 HP

Best Cruise Speed:

108 KIAS

Best Range (i):

420 NM

Fuel Burn @ 75%:

8.0 GPH

Stall Speed:

50 KIAS

Rate of climb:

660 FPM

Ceiling:

13,300 FT

Takeoff distance:

950 FT

Landing distance:

600 FT

Takeoff distance over 50ft obstacle:

1,650 FT

Landing distance over 50ft obstacle:

1,115 FT


Weights


Gross Weight:

2,200 LBS

Empty Weight:

1,260 LBS

Fuel capacity:

37 GAL


Ownership costs


1956 Typical Price:

$22,971.00

Total Cost of Ownership:

$15,399.97

Total Fixed Cost

$3,700.82

Annual inspection cost:

$1,020.00

Storage:

$840.00

Weather service:

$604.89

Insurance:

$721.59

Miscellaneous expenses:

$0.00

Refurbishing and modernization:

$91.88

Depreciation:

$422.45

Total Variable Cost (148.1 Hrs)
Cost Per Hour = $78.99
Cost Per Mile = $0.73

$11,699.16

Fuel cost per hour:
(8.0 gallons/hr @ $5.40/gal)

$43.20

Oil cost per hour:

$3.10

Overhaul reserves:

$9.57

Hourly maintenance:

$15.30

Misc: landing, parking, supplies,
catering, etc

$7.83


Engine (x1)


Manufacturer:

Cont Motor

Model:

O-300-A

Horsepower:

145 HP

Overhaul (HT):

1,800 Hrs

Years before overhaul:

12

Also Consider


CESSNA 172A (1960 - 1960)

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Typical Price: $32,089.00
Total Cost of Ownership: $15,733.58
Best Cruise: 108 KIAS ( 0 )
Best Range: 420 NM ( 0 )
Fuelburn: 8.0 GPH ( 0.0 )

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