1974 Cessna 172M

The Cessna 172M is an American four-seat, single-engine, high wing, fixed-wing aircraft made by the Cessna Aircraft Company.  It is used all over the world by aviation lovers and is the largest manufactured civil aircraft in the world.   Ideal for taking friends and family on scenic tours or commuting between cities. Has been fitted with a new ADS-B, a Garmin GNX 375, and also a fresh new leather interior for your comfort. For non members a check ride is needed, which will consist of 3 circuits.

Once your signed off we have a booking system were you can book the DNT out when needed.  The plane is easily accessible, located at the northern end of the Rotorua Airport in a hanger.

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Available to hire from

Cessna 172m – Club Members and Flying New Zealand Members

Solo Hire – $270 per hour

Students under 18 – $240/hr

*Instructor time charged separately at $45/hr for C-cat or $55/hr B-cat

*20% Surcharge applies for non-members.

*Additional charges apply for landing fees, Airways, and fuel surcharges

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We provide a relaxed and friendly atmosphere for recreational pilots to go out flying and socialise with other likeminded individuals. Our focus is on recreational aviation and getting people into flying.

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