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    Miniature Aircraft Training Aid Cessna 172 6158A Miniature Aircraft Training Aid Cessna 172
    Rated 4.42666666667 /5 based on 75 customer reviews
    5.95
    Product description: These die-cast aircraft and runway sections help instructors illustrate landing pattern procedures, landing procedures, aerodynamics and various other topics. Compact, durable training device. Includes runway portion. Approx. 5 inch wingspan. Cessna 172 miniature aircraft.

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    Miniature Aircraft Training Aid Cessna 172

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    $5.95

    Professionally wrapped in navy blue paper with brilliant white ribbon and a personalized card. Please allow 1 extra day for processing gift wrapped orders.

    ID: 6158A
    Every order enters you to win a new airplane!

    These die-cast aircraft and runway sections help instructors illustrate landing pattern procedures, landing procedures, aerodynamics and various other topics. Compact, durable training device. Includes runway portion. Approx. 5 inch wingspan. Cessna 172 miniature aircraft.
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    75

    Reviewer - flightwriter

    Location - Corrales, NM

    Date - 12-15-2014

    Rating - Sport

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    How can you not like these?
    Pros

    Handy size for training, and for making engine noises while aimlessly 'flying' them around while you're at your desk at work.

    Cons

    Landing gear attachments could be stronger and more realistic, even if it raised the price a bit. The propeller blade was missing from the Bonanza.

    General Comments

    For the money, how can you go wrong?

    Reviewer - Flying nurse 1

    Location - Kingston, NY

    Date - 11-3-2014

    Rating - Student

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    Recommended Yes
    Pros

    Absolutely lifelike and cute

    Cons

    Made in China

    General Comments

    Looks great on my desk and helps when I'm trying to figure out landings and maneuvers

    Location - , AZ

    Date - 8-5-2014

    Rating - Instrument

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    Pros

    Great visual aid for attitude relationships

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    Date - 6-11-2014

    Rating - Commercial

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    Recommended Yes
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    Date - 5-29-2014

    Rating - Private

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    Recommended Yes
    Great
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    Reviewer - Austin Banttari

    Location - Lakleland, FL

    Date - 12-30-2013

    Rating - Student

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    Perfect, But Small
    Pros

    Good for showing patterns and etc. Wings are actual wing so you can describe how it works. Helped the guy who I fly with describe to me patterns.

    Cons

    Small and the runway is soft and tearable.

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    Date - 4-12-2013

    Rating - Student

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    Recommended Yes
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    Date - 3-1-2013

    Rating - Commercial

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    Recommended Yes
    Great training aid
    Pros

    Great training aid. Cheap price too!

    Cons

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    Date - 12-21-2012

    Rating - Instrument

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    Recommended Yes
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    Reviewer - winsum45

    Location - Farmington, MI

    Date - 11-16-2012

    Rating - Student

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    Pros

    It looks like a C172. Sufficient for visualizing attitudes and such.

    Cons

    It is very tail heavy and wants to sit on its tail. Not a great deal of attention was spent on its weight and balance. I'm afraid I'll crash if I try to fly it. (nudge nudge, wink wink.) The assembly quality is not very good. On mine, the wings are not istalled perpendcular to the body. Not a big deal, but it'll bother an 'attention to detail' person such as myself.

    General Comments

    It's ok to help with visualizing attitudes and such, is diecast and appears to be sturdy, but it could have been designed and assembled a bit better.

    Reviewer - vcurl

    Location - rockville, MD

    Date - 4-24-2012

    Rating - Private

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    Pros

    Very nice for the price; helps to demonstrate many flying skills to others; wish my instructor had one years ago!

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    none

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    Reviewer - Bobbyjoeg1

    Location - Keene, KY

    Date - 4-24-2012

    Rating - Commercial

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    Reviewer - kc7koh

    Location - Portland, OR

    Date - 4-13-2012

    Rating - Student

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    Recommended Yes
    Training aid
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    Date - 3-7-2012

    Rating - Student

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    Recommended Yes
    Pros

    Small size.

    Cons

    I expected the control surfaces to be moveable.

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    Location - Tampa, FL

    Date - 2-15-2012

    Rating - Private

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    Good Quality
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    General Comments

    I bought this to display in my office along with some aviation plaques. It is also very useful for explaining spins and other things as mentioned in the product description.

    Date - 2-14-2012

    Rating - Private

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    Pros

    it was a great visual tool for how to land in a presentation

    Cons

    when i recieved the product it was packed to tight and that bent the landing gear, it also dented the runway

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    Date - 1-19-2012

    Rating - Student

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    C172 Model Fun Discussion Piece
    Pros

    Fun discussion piece. Grandkids loved playing with Granddad pretending to radio ATC and landing. Without moveable parts, not too helpful for training, but I would still buy it to visualize landings and take offs.

    Cons

    Made in China.

    General Comments

    O.K. for the price. Great for starting conversations about flying.

    Date - 1-1-2012

    Rating - Commercial

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    Pros

    Inexpensive.

    Cons

    Tire missing from model airplane. Not sutible as a gift.

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    Date - 12-31-2011

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    Recommended Yes
    its great, its cute, good quality
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    Reviewer - kb9bsi

    Location - naperville, IL

    Date - 11-23-2011

    Rating - Instrument

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    stop using your hand as an airplane
    Pros

    a real $$ & time saver when it comes to pre-flight/post-flight training discussions - not to mention safe

    Cons

    after a few hard landings, mains flex upward

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