Market Reports

Cessna 172

As the most popular single-engine aircraft ever built, the Cessna 172 Skyhawk continues to boast flight characteristics that make it ideal for a variety of missions. Having evolved to a new level with its Garmin G1000 avionics, including Safe Taxi, Flight Charts, Traffic, Synthetic Vision and more, the Cessna Skyhawk mixes sophisticated intelligence with a classic and resilient airframe design.

The Pre-Owned Cessna 172 Market

We typically see a moderate selloff of inventory in the fourth quarter each year, and 2016 was no different for the Cessna 172 pre-owned market. In fact, the selloff for Cessna 172s continued through Q1 of 2017. Overall inventory levels took a 38% drop from Q3 to Q1 of 2017. We have begun to see a some recovery in inventory levels for 172R, 172S ’97-04′, and 172S ’05-07′ models, starting in Q2 of 2017.

Although inventory levels have fluctuated up and down, the overall number of 172s on the market has declined in the past year. With this decrease in pre-owned inventory on the market and prices for new Cessna 172s continuing to climb, average ask prices have seen slow and steady increases overall.

 

Stats

Updated Daily
30
Number on Market
$176,094
Average Ask Price
137
Average Days on the Market
2,927
Hours
Average Total Time
899
SNEW
Average Engine Time

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Cessna 172: Average Ask Price

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