The Cessna 172RG comes from C172 airplane. As its name indicates, it is equipped with a retractable landing gear, unlike previous models. It has a 180-horsepower four-cylinder air-cooled engine with a constant-speed propeller. The cruising speed is about 240 km/h and the flight range of 1 555 km makes this type of aircraft ideal for CPL and IR training. Its maximum take-off weight is 1 200 kg.