NFC CESSNA 172 CRUISE PERFORMANCE

Rich mixture
Altitude RPM Power True airspeed Fuel burn Endurance
(hours)
Range
(nm)
(BHP) % Knots mph gal/hr lts/hr
2,500 2100 66 45% 82 94 7.2 27.4 5.1 421
2200 74 51% 89 102 7.8 29.6 4.7 419
2300 83 57% 94 108 8.5 32.3 4.4 412
2400 92 64% 99 114 9.2 35.0 4.0 398
2500 103 71% 104 120 10.1 38.4 3.7 383
2600 116 80% 110 126 11.2 42.6 3.3 363
2700 128 89% 114 131 12.6 47.9 2.9 332
5,000 2100 63 43% 81 93 7.1 27.0 5.2 420
2200 70 48% 87 100 7.8 29.6 4.8 413
2300 78 54% 93 107 8.4 31.9 4.4 408
2400 87 60% 98 113 9.1 34.6 4.0 397
2500 97 67% 103 119 10.0 38.0 3.7 385
2600 107 74% 109 125 10.8 41.0 3.4 370
2700 120 83% 114 131 12.1 46.0 3.1 349

 

Lean mixture
Altitude RPM Power True airspeed Fuel burn Endurance
(hours)
Range
(nm)
(BHP) % Knots mph gal/hr lts/hr
2,500 2100 66 45% 82 94 5.7 21.7 6.5 530
2200 74 51% 89 102 6.5 24.7 5.7 504
2300 83 57% 94 108 7.3 27.7 5.1 480
2400 92 64% 99 114 8.1 30.8 4.6 453
2500 103 71% 104 120 9.0 34.2 4.1 427
2600 116 80% 110 126 10.1 38.4 3.6 398
2700 128 89% 114 131 11.2 42.6 3.3 374
5,000 2100 63 43% 81 93 5.5 20.9 6.7 540
2200 70 48% 87 100 6.1 23.2 6.0 523
2300 78 54% 93 107 6.8 25.8 5.4 503
2400 87 60% 98 113 7.6 28.9 4.8 475
2500 97 67% 103 119 8.5 32.3 4.3 450
2600 107 74% 109 125 9.4 35.7 3.9 427
2700 120 83% 114 131 10.5 39.9 3.5 400
7,500 2100 60 42% 77 89 5.3 20.1 7.0 544
2200 66 46% 84 97 5.8 22.0 6.4 539
2300 73 51% 91 105 6.4 24.3 5.8 528
2400 82 56% 97 111 7.2 27.4 5.2 500
2500 91 63% 103 118 8.0 30.4 4.6 477
2600 101 70% 108 124 8.9 33.8 4.2 451
10,000 2100 58 40% 73 84 5.0 19.0 7.3 533
2200 63 44% 82 94 5.5 20.9 6.7 547
2300 70 48% 89 102 6.2 23.6 6.0 533
2400 77 53% 95 109 6.8 25.8 5.5 518
2500 86 59% 102 117 7.5 28.5 4.9 499
2600 93 64% 106 122 8.2 31.2 4.5 480
12,500 2200 61 42% 78 90 5.3 20.1 6.9 542
2300 66 46% 85 98 5.8 22.0 6.4 544
2400 74 51% 93 107 6.5 24.7 5.7 532
2500 80 55% 99 114 7.0 26.6 5.2 514

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