Tuesday, 20 September 2016 10:07

CESSNA 172S SPECIFICATIONS

CESSNA 172S SPECIFICATIONS

PERFORMANCE Specifications

 
Speed:
126 knots Maximum at sea level 
 
 
Cruise Speed:
124 knots 75% power at 8,000 feet 
 
 
Cruise Recommendations:
A  lean mixture w/fuel allowance for engine start, taxi, takeoff, climb and 45 minutes reserve.
 
75% power at 8,500 feet - 53 gallons usable fuel
Range: 518 nm - Time: 4.26 hours 
 
 
Range @ 10,000 feet 45% power - 53 gallons usable fuel
Range: 638 nm - Time: 6.72 hours
 
 
Rate-of-climb at sea level:
730 fpm
 
 
Service Ceiling:
14,000 feet 
 
 
Takeoff performance:
Ground Roll: 805 feet - Total distance over 50 foot obstacle: 1,440 feet
 
Landing performance:
Ground Roll: 960 feet - Total distance over 50 foot obstacle: 1,630 feet
 
Stall Speed:
Flaps up, power off: 53 KCAS - Flaps down, power off: 48 KCAS
 
Maximum Weight:
 
 
 
Ramp:
2,558 pounds 
 
 
Takeoff:
2,550 pounds 
 
 
Landing:
2,550 pounds 
 
 
Standard empty weight:
1,663 pounds
 
 
Maximum useful load:
895 pounds 
 
 
Baggage allowance:
120 pounds 
 
 
Wing loading:
14.7 lbs/sq. ft
 
 
Power loading:
14.2 lbs/hp
 
 
Fuel Capacity:
56 Gallons (Standard tanks) 
 
 
Oil Capacity:
8 quarts