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2001 Piper Arrow III – N68JA

Features

The Piper Arrow is the only complex single-engine trainer aircraft built today. With familiar controls and handling characteristics as other Piper trainers, it provides an easy transition for students moving up to a complex aircraft. It also impresses with its 200 hp Lycoming engine that propels it off runways and cruises at speeds up to 137 ktas.  N68JA is a full IFR aircraft with Garmin avionics including, Dual GNS430 nav/com/gps, Garmin audio panel and transponder.  The perfect aircraft to use for commercial flight training!

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Rental Rate:   $165.00 per hour                10 Hour Block Rate:  $157.50 per hour

General characteristics

  • Crew: one pilot
  • Capacity: three passengers
  • Length: 23.3 feet (7.16 m)
  • Wingspan: 30.0 feet (9.2 m)
  • Height: 7.3 feet (2.25 m)
  • Wing area: 160 sq ft (15.14 m²)
  • Airfoil: NACA 652-415
  • Empty weight: 1201 lb (544 kg)
  • Loaded weight: 2150 lb (975 kg)
  • Useful load: 909 lb (412 kg)
  • Max. takeoff weight: 2150 lb (975 kg)
  • Powerplant: 1 × Lycoming O-320-E2A Sensenich M74DM propeller, 150 hp (113 kW)
  • Propeller diameter: 74 inches (1.9 m)

Performance

  • Maximum speed: 147 knots (169 mph, 272 km/h)
  • Cruise speed: 137 knots (157 mph, 253 km/h)
  • Stall speed: 47 knots (54 mph, 87 km/h)
  • Range: 850 nm (978 mi, 1574 km)
  • Service ceiling: 14,300 feet (4400 m)
  • Rate of climb: 660 ft/min (3.4 m/s)
  • Wing loading: 13.4 lb/sq ft (64.4 kg/m2)
  • Power/mass: 14.3 lb/hp (0.116 kW/kg)