Come affordably fly the beautiful Skies of South West Florida
** We are adding a second plane and 7-9 members **

Our Plane - N1453S

1976 Cessna 182P - N1453S

New leather interior, fresh rebuild, and recent paint, professionally serviced and meticulously cared for by Venice Flying Club members, N1453S is an ideal aircraft for travel, sight seeing, or accumulating hours and enhancing skills.

In our private hanger/club house at Venice Municipal Airport (KVNC), our aircraft is stored out of the weather, and is easily scheduled with our on-line booking application.

N1453S is fully IFR capable, has FREE weather and traffic in the cockpit, Glass and Steam guauges, fully ADS-B Compliant. Our members regularly enjoy long cross countries, and trips to the Florida Keys and the Bahamas.


Aircraft Specs and Info

  • Avionics

    ASPEN EFD 1000 PRO
    Full Six-Pack steam as backup (Makes transition easy)
    Garmin GNS430 WAAS, IFR GPS with Map, Com/Nav
    GMA-340 Audio Panel w/intercom (4) Narco 12D Nav/Com
    Garmin GTX-330 S Mode with ES transponder
    Garmin GDL 39 3D - Bluetooth GPS with ADS-B In
    Navamatic 300A Autopilot (being upgrade to S-TEC 30)

  • Equipment and Performance

    1976 Cessna 182P
    Engine: Continental O-470-R, 230HP
    Prop: 3 Blade Harzell Constant Speed
    Polished Spinner

    Empty Weight: 1842 lbs
    Gross Weight: 3100 lbs
    Useful Load: 1258 lbs
    Top Speed: 143 kts
    Cruise Speed: 135 kts
    Fuel Capacity: 79 gal (usable)
    Range: 1012 nm (no reserve)