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CESSNA 162 SkyCatcher

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C162
Aircraft
Name 162 SkyCatcher
Manufacturer CESSNA
Body Narrow
Wing Fixed Wing
WTC Light
APC A
Type code L1P
Engine Piston
Engine count Single
Mass group 1


Manufacturered as:

CESSNA SkyCatcher
CESSNA LSA Sport
CESSNA Sport
CESSNA 162 SkyCatcher


CESSNA 162 SkyCatcher

CESSNA 162 SkyCatcher CESSNA 162 SkyCatcher 3D

Description

The Cessna 162 Skycatcher is an American side-by-side two-seat, high-wing, strut-braced, tricycle gear light-sport aircraft (LSA) that was designed and produced by Cessna between December 2009 and December 2013. Its intended market was flight training and personal use.

Technical Data

Wing span 9.14 m29.987 ft
Length 6.95 m22.802 ft
Height 2.53 m8.301 ft
Powerplant 1 x Continental O-200D flat-four engine 74.6 kW
Engine model Continental O-200

Performance Data

Take-Off Initial Climb
(to 5000 ft)
Initial Climb
(to FL150)
Initial Climb
(to FL240)
MACH Climb Cruise Initial Descent
(to FL240)
Descent
(to FL100)
Descent (FL100
& below)
Approach
V2 (IAS) kts IAS kts IAS kts IAS kts MACH TAS 112 kts MACH IAS kts IAS kts Vapp (IAS) kts
Distance 380 m ROC ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min MACH ROD ft/min ROD ft/min MCS kts Distance m
MTOW 600600 kg
0.6 tonnes
kg
Ceiling FL120 ROD ft/min APC A
WTC L Range 470470 nm
870,440 m
870.44 km
2,855,774.28 ft
NM

Accidents & Serious Incidents involving C162

None on SKYbrary