The Cessna 172 is a four seater high wing aircraft. First produced in 1957, it is still extensively used as an aviation trainer the world over. More than 35 000 have been built, and this one is based at our Queenstown training base.
Used for initial training, this two seat aircraft has excellent handling qualities. The Cessna 172 is simple, robust and easy to fly. For these reasons it has become one of the world’s most popular basic trainers.