Our Aircraft


Here at Wanganui Aero Club we have several Aircraft available to suit a variety of training requirements. Our aircraft are also available for hire by Aero Club members.


Cessna C150

Cessna C150H

Our Cessna C150 is our most recent addition to our fleet. This aircraft is very stable and a fantastic trainer for your Private or Commercial  licence. 

Engine - 100 HP Lycoming

Cruise  - 85 Kts

Seats  - 2

 

Piper PA-38 Tomahawk

Piper PA-38

This Piper Tomahawk is our heritage trainer, with over 20 years serving the Wanganui Aero Club. This is a classic trainer affording 360 degree visibility which is paramount, especially for beginner pilots. This Tomahawk is a great plane to fly with awesome handling.

Engine - 112 HP Lycoming

Cruise  - 95 Kts

Seats  - 2

 

Cessna A152 Aerobat

Cessna A152 Aerobat

Our Cessna 152 Aerobat is another fantastic basic trainer. Additionally, it is an Aerobatic aircraft which provides the capability for aerobatics training.

Engine - 110 HP Lycoming

Cruise  - 95 Kts

Seats  - 2

 

 

Cessna 172S

Cessna 172SP

Our Cessna 172 is a 4 seat aircraft, ideal for training, ratings or for private hire to take family or friends flying. It is a newer model aircraft which is fitted with a ballistic parachute for extra safety.

Engine - 180 HP Textron Lycoming

Cruise  - 110 Kts

Seats  - 4

 

 

Cessna 172S

 Cessna C172S

Cessna C172S

This Cessna 172 is based in Feilding, it is a very new model, equipped with a full glass cockpit G1000.

Engine - 180 HP Textron Lycoming

Cruise  - 110 Kts

Seats  - 4

 

 

Piper PA-18 Super Cub

 Piper Cub PA-18

Piper Cub PA-18

Our 1957 Piper cub is the most classic plane in our fleet. Being a taildragger, it is great for strip flying and allows training for tailwheel ratings.

Engine - 90HP Continental 

Cruise  - 80 Kts

Seats  - 2