Cessna 175 Skylark

Touring Aircraft

Cessna 175 Skylark D-EHRU © Karsten Palt
Photo ©: Karsten Palt
The Cessna 175 Skylark is a single-engine four-seat light touring aircraft produced by the US-American manufacturer Cessna Aircraft Company.
The Cessna 175 is a development of the Cessna 172 powered by a geared variant of the same Continental GO-300 engine. It was marketed as the 175, the name Skylark was used for the deluxe versions only.
Propulsion1 Piston Engine
Engine ModelContinental GO-300-A
Engine Power131 kW175 hp
max. Cruise Speed226 km/h122 kts
  140 mph
max. Speed (vne)283 km/h153 kts
  176 mph
Service Ceiling5.425 m17.800 ft
Rate of climb259 m/min850 ft/min
Range926 km500 NM
575 mi.
Empty Weight629 kg1.387 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight1.066 kg2.350 lbs
Wing Span10,97 m35 ft 12 in
Wing Area16,1 m173 ft
Length8,08 m26 ft 6 in
Height2,72 m8 ft 11 in
First Flight1958
Production Statusout of production
Production Range1958-1962
Total Production2106
Developed fromCessna 172
ICAO CodeC175
Data for (Version)Cessna 175

[Photo-ID: 7252] Karsten Palt 2013-09-06
Cessna 175 Skylark, , D-EHRU, c/n , Karsten Palt, 2013Cessna
175 Skylark
Reg.: D-EHRU
Oldtimer-Fliegertreffen 2013 [Kirchheim unter Teck - Hahnweide (EDST)]