Cessna 177 Cardinal / Cardinal RG

Touring Aircraft

Cessna-Reims F.177RG D-ECKF F17700021/00154 © Karsten Palt
Photo ©: Karsten Palt
The Cessna 177 Cardinal is a single engine four-seat light touring aircraft produced by the US-American manufacturer Cessna Aircraft Company.
The Cessna 177 Cardinal RG is equipped with a retractable landing gear which provides higher speeds.
Propulsion1 Piston Engine
Engine ModelLycoming O-360-A1F6D
Engine Power134 kW180 hp
max. Cruise Speed139 km/h75 kts
  86 mph
max. Speed (vne)167 km/h90 kts
  104 mph
Service Ceiling4.450 m14.600 ft
Range1.120 km605 NM
696 mi.
Empty Weight680 kg1.499 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight1.134 kg2.500 lbs
Wing Span10,82 m35 ft 6 in
Wing Area16,2 m174 ft
Length8,44 m27 ft 8 in
Height2,62 m8 ft 7 in
First Flight1966
Production Statusout of production
Total Production4295
ICAO CodeC177 C77R
Data for (Version)Cessna 177B
VariantsCessna 177A, 177B, 177RG

[Photo-ID: 7298] Karsten Palt 2013-09-06
Cessna-Reims F.177RG, , D-ECHR, c/n F177RG0008, Karsten Palt, 2013Cessna-Reims
Reg.: D-ECHR
c/n: F177RG0008
Oldtimer-Fliegertreffen 2013 [Kirchheim unter Teck - Hahnweide (EDST)]