Air Hawkes Bay Fleet

Our Fleet

Single-Engine Aircraft

Piper Tomahawk – PA 38

  • The Piper Tomahawk is a popular and versatile 2 seat trainer used as our primary trainer for ab initio through to Commercial Pilots’ Licence training
  • Number in fleet 7
  • Seats 2
  • Cruising speed 90 kts

Cessna 152 – C152

  • The C152 is a popular and versatile 2 seat trainer used for ab initio through to Commercial Pilots’ Licence training
  • Number in fleet 2
  • Seats 2
  • Cruising speed 90 kts

Cessna 172 – C172

  • The Cessna 172 is one of the most popular 4 seat aircraft made with its high wing offering excellent visibility. It is also a popular cross country machine and can be used for initial flight training
  • Number in fleet 4 (2 x Garmin 1000 equipped)
  • Seats 4
  • Cruising speed 120 kts

Piper Archer/Warrior – PA 28

  • These four seat aircraft are ideal cross country machines. Pilots traditionally progress onto these machines after completing their Commercial Pilots’ Licence, but they can be used for initial flight training
  • Number in fleet 1
  • Seats 4
  • Cruising speed 115 kts

Multi-Engine Aircraft

Diamond Twin Star – DA42

  • The DA42 is a diesel twin engine, retractable undercarriage, 4 seat aircraft, cruising speed 145 kts and fitted with Garmin 1000.

Piper Seneca – PA 34

  • The Seneca is a twin engine, retractable undercarriage 6 seat aircraft capable of most destinations within New Zealand. The company operates a Seneca 1 for flight training and charter operations.
  • Number in fleet 1
  • Seats 6
  • Cruising speed 145 kts

Simulators

AT-21

  • Equipped for full I/R inc. ADF VOR DME ILS GPS G430

Frasca Mentor

  • Certified simulator that can provide G1000 training