The Cessna 172 is the most popular and mass manufactured light aircraft on record. There has been over forty three thousand made to date. The original Cessna 172 that was produced in the late 1950’s was powered by a one hundred forty five horsepower six cylinder air cooled engine. The aircraft
weighs roughly twenty two hundred pounds and was brought to the market with a base price of eight thousand nine hundred ninety five US dollars. There were many variations of the original Cessna such as the 172A through the 172S. Another very popular model was the Cessna 172 Skyhawk. Recently, Cessna publicized that they had a new Cessna 172TD turbo diesel that was in the works. This was to be powered with a one hundred fifty five horsepower liquid cooled engine. Please take a look at all our different Cessna aircraft below.