What is a 182RG?

What is a 182RG?

In the air, the 182RG is a gentle, forgiving beast with a solid ride and feel. An Avcon writer used it to practice airwork for his CFI certificate and found it gentler than a 172, unwilling to bite even in a fully cross-controlled stall. Still, it requires some skill to fly well.

How many Cessna 182RG were built?

History of the Line Only 2000 RGs were built in both turbo and normally aspirated variants, which explains why you dont see many of these on the ramp. (By comparison, there are nearly four times as many J-model Mooneys and tons of Bonanzas of various models.)

How long can a Cessna 182 fly?

The Cessna 182 Skylane has a maximum range of 930 nmi or 1,070 miles or 1,720 km. It also cruises at a speed of 145kn or 167 mph or 269 km/h at a height of 18,100 feet or 5,500 m.

How fast does a Cessna 182 cruise?

167 mphCessna 182 Skylane / Cruise speed
The Turbo 182 has a top speed of 168 knots and cruises at 158 knots at 75% power and 20,000 feet and 145 knots (167 mph) at 75% power and 10,000 feet.

How fast does a Cessna 210 turbo fly?


1966 Cessna T210F Turbo Centurion 1979 Cessna T210N Turbo Centurion
Max. Structural Cruising Speed 165 KCAS 168 KIAS
Stall Speed Clean 58 Knots 67 Knots
Stall Speed Landing Configuration 50 Knots 57 Knots
Climb Best Rate 1280 FPM 930 FPM

How much faster is a Cessna 182 than a 172?

Specification Cessna 172 Cessna 182
Cruise speed 124 KTS 145 KTS (167 mph, 269 km/h)
Never exceed speed 158 KTS 175 KTS (201 mph, 324 km/h)
Range 639 nm 930 nmi (1,070 mi, 1,720 km)
Service ceiling 13,500 ft 18,100 ft (5,500 m)

What is a Skylane RG Cessna 182?

The Cessna R182 became known as the “Skylane RG”. These models of the Cessna 182 offer 10-15% improvement in climb and cruise speeds over fixed gear models. In the Skylane RG, the landing gear retraction system uses hydraulic actuators powered by an electrically-driven pump. This system includes a gear position warning.

Is the Cessna TR182 a good plane?

Highly sought after Cessna TR182 (Turbo / Retractable). Solid performing aircraft that is a great IFR or VFR platform. All the bells and whistles includi… More Info.

What is the difference between Cessna 172 and R182?

The model designation nomenclature differs from some other Cessna models with optional retractable gear. For instance the retractable version of the Cessna 172 was designated as the 172RG, whereas the retractable gear version of the Cessna 182 is the R182.

When did the Cessna R182 retractable gear come out?

The retractable gear R182 and TR182 were offered from 1978 to 1986, without and with engine turbocharging respectively. The model designation nomenclature differs from some other Cessna models with optional retractable gear.