Piper PA28-180F 1/8th Share Old Buckenham United Kingdom
The group is based at Old Buckenham (EGSV), a thriving airfield 30 minutes from Norwich.
Comfortable 4-seater tourer, which has always been hangered and privately owned. It’s IFR-equipped with a useable load of 920lb and 110 kts cruising speed. The airframe hours are 2830 and engine 1230 hours, with a MTOM of 2,400 lb.
Equipped with: Garmin GTR 225 8.33 Mhz COM; Garmin GNC 255 8.33 Mhz COM/NAV; 4-place intercom; 1 x VOR; 1 x CDI/GS; 1 x ADF; Trigg TT31 transponder; Auto-pilot (Piper Autocontrol 111), Pilot Aware electronic conspicuity and Electric Trim.
Dedicated aviation sec USB twin socket for Pilot Aware and one other device.
Original lighter socket for plugging in other electronic equipment;
Internet bookable with very good availability. Well-established friendly group of 8 members.
Costs: Share price £2,800; monthly £140; tacho hourly rate £83 wet. There is a small one-off admin fee when joining the group.
If you have a minimum experience of 100 hours, and usually fly up to 30 hours per year, then this aircraft may suit you very well.