Cessna 182 Skylane

Touring Aircraft

Cessna 182S Skylane © Karsten Palt
Photo ©: Karsten Palt
The Cessna 182 Skylane is a single engine four-seat light touring aircraft produced by the US-American manufacturer Cessna Aircraft Company, a subsidiary of Textron Aviation.
Total Production: 21.864 (until 1985), still in production. Was also produced by Reims, France as F182 and by DINFIA, Argentinien as A-182. Production ended in 1985 but was resumed in 1996 with models 182S, 182T & T182T (Turbocharged).
Current production model is the Skylane 182T which is powered by a 230 hp rated Lycoming IO-540-AB1A5 engine.
Propulsion1 Piston Engine
Engine ModelContinental O-470-L
Engine Power172 kW230 hp
alternative Engine Variant
Engine ModelLycoming IO-540-AB1A5
Engine Power172 kW230 hp
max. Cruise Speed257 (259) km/h 139 (140) kts
160 (161) mph
max. Speed (vne)296 (324) km/h 160 (175) kts
184 (201) mph
Service Ceiling5.517 m18.100 ft
Rate of climb282 m/min924 ft/min
Range1.078 (1.695) km582 (915) NM
670 (1.053) mi.
Empty Weight735 (893) kg1.621 (1.968) lbs
max. Takeoff Weight1.202 (1.406) kg2.650 (3.100) lbs
Wing Span10,97 m35 ft 12 in
Wing Area16,2 m174 ft
Length7,67 (8,84) m25 ft 2 in (29 ft 0 in)
Height2,80 (2,84) m9 ft 2 in (9 ft 4 in)
First Flight1956
Production Statusin production
ICAO CodeC182 C82R
Data for (Version)Cessna 182B Skylane (182T)
VariantsReims-Cessna F172, DINFIA A-182

[Photo-ID: 13279] Karsten Palt 2016-10-11
Cessna 182D Skylane, , N8904X, c/n 18253304, Karsten Palt, 2016Cessna
182D Skylane
Reg.: N8904X
c/n: 18253304
Planes of Fame Air Museum Valle [Valle, AZ]
[Photo-ID: 237] Karsten Palt 2006-11-28
Cessna 182Q Skylane, , D-EWWW, c/n 182-66579, Karsten Palt, 2006Cessna
182Q Skylane
Reg.: D-EWWW
c/n: 182-66579
[Wilhelmshaven-Mariensiel (EDWI / WVN)]
[Photo-ID: 1742] Karsten Palt 2009-04-03
Cessna R182 Skylane RG II, , D-EJNG, c/n R182-00337, Karsten Palt, 2009Cessna
R182 Skylane RG II
Reg.: D-EJNG
c/n: R182-00337
[Friedrichshafen (EDNY / FDH)]