The 172RG is a Skyhawk with a 180hp engine, constant speed prop and retractable landing gear. This aircraft qualifies under the FAA’s guidance as a complex aircraft. Our newest addition to the fleet is an aircraft that has been in the Chicago area its entire life and has been maintained here at JA Air Center for over 20 years. It features very nice paint and leather interior, a digital avionics suite with a Garmin GNS430 GPS/Moving Map and a 2-axis autopilot system.
Rental Rate: $165.00 per hour
- Crew: one
- Capacity: Three passengers
- Length: 27 ft 6 in.
- Wingspan: 36 ft.
- Height: 8 ft 7 in.
- Empty weight: 1,591 lb.
- Gross weight: 2,658 lb.
- Powerplant: 1 × Lycoming O-360-F1A6, 180 hp
- Propeller: Two-bladed Constant Speed
- Cruise speed: 145 knots @ 75%)
- Range: 720 NM (75% power feet)
- Service ceiling: 16,800 ft
- Rate of climb: 800 ft/min