General information about the Cessna 170
The Cessna 170 is a light aircraft of the US company Cessna. It is an extended version of the Cessna 140. The aircraft had its first flight in 1948, followed by the FAA's market entry in the same year. In the period from 1948 to 1956 5,174 pieces of the aircraft were built. The Cessna 170 also includes the 170A, 170B and 170C versions. Delivery of the model began in February 1948. The machine had fabric-covered wings and three tanks. In addition, a more powerful engine, which can achieve greater ranges. In 1948, production of the successor model, the Cessna 170A, began. This was made entirely of metal, had wings with a simple wing support and larger flaps. The Cessna 170B is the most popular version of this series with 2,907 pieces. It was introduced in 1952 and produced from 1956. The big half-Fowlerklappen are the biggest change compared to the predecessors. Furthermore, the height trim trim has been improved. As an experiment, the Cessna 170C was introduced, which had a vertical rudder and another engine. This version was the predecessor of the Cessna 172.
Technical data for the Cessna 170
The Cessna 170 is 7.61 meters long and 2.01 meters high. It has space for one pilot and a maximum of three passengers. The span of the machine is 10.90 meters and the wing area is 16.2 square meters. The aircraft has a top speed of 225 kilometers per hour and a range of 950 kilometers. The maximal service ceiling is 4,572 meters. The Cessna 170 has a empty weight of 554 kilograms and a maximum weight of 998 kilograms. The machine is powered by a piston engine of the type Continental C-145-2H with a capacity of 108 kilowatts.
Products and services for the Cessna 170
Products and services are a matter of great trust for any pilot or aircraft owner. With us you get the complete service range from one source. Our experts are themselves pilots and are familiar with every concern. We are happy to take over the maintenance of your machine in our hands. Individual modifications and upgrades are carried out according to your wishes. Of course, in every implementation, we make sure that the laws and regulations of EASA or FAA are complied with. One of our individual services for your machine is the paint job. This not only gives your Cessna 170 a new and special look, but also protects your machine against corrosion. Furthermore, we integrate the TKS Anti Ice Panels. For the interior of the Cessna 170 we offer the cockpit upgrade and the new 8.33 kHz upgrade. Talk to us, we are happy to advise you!