For Sale
Cessna FR-172 Reims Rocket J


Year of construction  1973
Country  Hungary
City/Aerodrome  Maklár
Description  For sale a perfect and well-maintained FR 172 J "Reims Rocket" built in 1973.

The airframe is in perfect condition, new paint in 2016. White base and elegant red & silver stripes, the aircraft looks like really great!

Perfect and very strong 6 cylinder Continental IO-360 H engine with very smooth running make the take-off performance impressive. It helps to operate the aircraft from short airfield, and allow a very good climbing performance.

The Rocket is ideal for cross-country flights with more than 1.100 km range,
large and comfortable cabin and big payload.

Full IFR panel with ILS system, it's ready for NVFR use without restrictions. Very nice cockpit, you will feel a good atmosphere in the cabin!

Probably the best Rocket in Hungary!
Airplane time state  Manufacturer: Reims Aviation France
Type: Cessna FR 172 J Reims Rocket
Year of construction: 1973
MTOM: 1157 kg
Empty weight: 732 kg
Payload: 425 kg
Hours airframe: 7.198 h
(Last overhaul in 2016.)
Engine: TCM Continental IO-360-H
Propeller: McCauley 2A34C209
Power: 210 HP
Remaining hours:  285h
Battery: GILL G-35 (new, built in 2019)
Interior  10 / 10
Overall excellent shape and condition. White body, red & silk stripes.
Painted in 2016.
Just see the photos.
Exterior  8 / 10
Overall very good shape and condition.
Avionics  Audio panel / marker: Bendix King KMA 24
ComNav1: Garmin GNC 255 8.33 (year 2018)
ComNav2: Bendix King KX155 TSO
Transponder: TRIG TT31
ELT: ELT/Cannad 406AF-COMP
ADF: Bendix King KR-89
DME:  Bendix King KN62A
GPS: Garmin GPS150XL
Intercom: Sigtronics
4 places Intercom system
Remarks  English & French speaker: 0036309077648
German speaker:0036704593752
Price  € 55,000  VAT free

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Offered by

Birinyi Nóra
Maklár, Hungary
Phone 0036309077648

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