Our Aircraft Fleet
Shropshire Aero Club offers a wide range of aircraft available for training, hire and trial flights and possibly has some of the best kept and equipped club aircraft available for self-fly hire in the country - and definitely when you look at our prices!
A regular workhorse of training fleets worldwide, the 2-seater C152 has been the first experience of a light aircraft and an introduction to aviation for many pilots over the years. All the club C152s have Garmin 650 GPS and one has long range fuel tanks. In addition to training these are often the choice of hire for touring trips.
G-CGWO - Tecnam P2002-JF
Our Tecnam is a modern 2-seat training and touring aircraft, beautiful to fly with great visibility from the sliding canopy, and superbly equipped including a Garmin 430 GPS Nav/Com. This aircraft also offers a stick-type control instead of the control wheel column-type found in most traditional training aircraft.
G-BUUK - Slingsby Firefly T67M MKII
A two seater classsic British aerobatic training aircraft that is available for trial aerobatic flights and AOPA syllabus aerobatic instruction. Powered by a fuel injected Lycoming AEIO320-D1B it is able to perform sustained negative-G aerobatics. The question is ........ are you?
G-SHSP - Cessna 172 (Skyhawk - Millenium Edition)
The C172 is a tried and trusted 4-seater aircraft and our version is fully IFR equipped and also benefits from an autopilot and GPS system. Another popular choice for touring, the C172 provides great visibility of the ground from within the cabin with it's high wing design. Available for training or hire.
G-LORR - Piper PA28 (Cherokee Archer III)
An immaculate 4-seat aircraft with a comprehensive IFR panel, autopilot and recently equipped with a brand new Garmin 650 Nav/Com/GPS and a Mode S transponder. This a popular choice for members' hire - a great going places aircraft.
G-MPAA - Piper PA28 (Cherokee Archer III)
Our other Archer III is another superb 4-seat touring aircraft with a comprehensive panel, S-TEC 55X autopilot with altitude preselect and dual Garmin 430 Nav/Com/GPS systems and a nice leather interior. Another popular touring aircraft.