Aircraft

Piper Arrow 28


The Piper Arrow serves the College of Aviation's needs as a reliable and efficient aircraft for use as a complex single-engine trainer. With its Garmin GNS 430/530 cockpit the Arrow provides a good mix of traditional and advanced instruments.

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Number in Fleet
2

Primary Use
Complex Trainer, Commercial License and CFI

Engine
Textron Lycoming IO-360-C1C6 (200BHP)

Fuel Capacity
72 gal

Weight
1789 lbs (Standard Empty)
2750 lbs (Max Takeoff)
969 lbs (Max Useful Load)

Dimensions
27'9" Long
7'10" High
35'5" Wing Span
170 ft2 Wing Area

Speed
145 kts (Max @ Sea Level)
137 kts (Cruise, 80% Power @ 10,000 ft)

Stall Speed
55 kts (Flaps Down, Power Off)

Cruising Range
880 nm (55% Power @ 9,000 ft)

Max Operating Altitude
16,200 ft

Takeoff Distance
1,600 ft (Total Distance over 50 ft Obstacle)

Landing Distance
1,520 ft (Total Distance Over 50 ft Obstacle)

College of Aviation
Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5314 USA
269-964-6375 | 269-964-6473 Fax