||FRESHLY OVERHAULED ENGINE
This is not just a Cessna 172, this is a luxury aircraft that has been maintained with no expense spared! You will not be dissapointed. This is the ultimate aircraft if you are seeking a tradeoff between speed/range and something very easy to fly.
With a fresh Annual performed on 22/11/2023 and an ARC thats valid until 22/12/2024, this is ready to be picked up at a moments notice.
The airplane is currently operated under Part NCO under a privateflying club. The aircraft is not operated for Ab-initio flight training, only PPL self hire. The aircraft is a dream to fly and we have added many extras over the last number of years. Here is a summary:
Airplane time state
||Airframe Total Time: 4914 Hours (22/11/2023)
Engine: Lycoming IO-360-L2A 93 Hours SMOH installed August 2023
Propeller: McCauley 1A170E/jha7660, 1300 hours Since full overhaul on 06/11/2020. Prop recently had Dye Penetrant test performed as per McCauley SB240E.
Magnetos: Newly Installed (93 hours)
Starter: New Skytec 149NL
Alternator New PlanePower Alternator
||Excellent! Custom black leather interior installed 10/10
||Excellent! Custom black paint job. 8/10 - Light scratches
||Garmin GMA342 with 3D Audio – Installed 06/11/2020 by Bournemouth Avionics
COM/NAV1 King KX165A (8.33 equipped)
COM/NAV2 King KX165A (8.33 equipped)
ADF King KR87
DME King KN64
XPDR: Garmin GTX335 w/ADSB Out
Fixed ELT Installed with Battery good until 2028.
King Sky map IIIC GPS
JPI Fuelscan FS450
King Autopilot - Just recently repaired
||BRS Parachute System Installed – NO maintenance required until November 2026. Line cutters were replaced 12 months ago.
High Spec paint and Interior installed at a cost of £50,000. The exterior and interior of this aircraft is immaculate.
LED Light Upgrade at a cost of 3k. (Beacon, Landing & Taxi)
Rosen Sunvisors Installed
Gas Strut soft opening doors STC Installed
||The aircraft is operated at Waterford Airport (EIWF) and can be viewed by interested buyers with prior arrangements. It is managed and maintained by Midland Aviation (CAO). The engine is newly overhauled (August 2023) and has warranty from MultiFlight UK. Engine overhauled using all Lycoming components therefore increasing TBO to 2200. The aircraft is currently on a modified Progressive Care program and all the yearly checks have just been completed. The aircraft had an ARC Extension performed.
Private Sale – No VAT. Can arrange an export CofA for buyers outside of the EU such as the United Kingdom. Please be aware that UK VAT will be applicable for buyers in the UK (except Northern Ireland).