Pilot training for Private, Commercial, Instructor, Light sport, Gyrocopter and Microlight licenses

Cessna 172


The Cessna 172 is the most produced aircraft in the world, and has been the benchmark training aircraft for many pilots. It is easy to fly and an excellent training platform.

At Aerosport we use the Cessna for the Private License, Night Rating and Commercial License.

Wing span: 10.92 meters
Total length: 8.21 meters
Height: 2.7 meters
Empty weight: 650 kg
Gross weight: 1043 kg
Seats: 4





Fuel range: 570nm
Rate of climb: 770 ft/min
Stall speed: 50 Kts
Cruise speed: 122 Kts
Top speed: 125 Kts


Contact details

Phone: +27 (0)21 001 8802
Mobile: 083 675 3541

Our Airfield

Aerosport is located at Cape Winelands Airport
33 46 17″S 018 44 24″ E

Useful links

Student area