P28A

PIPER Cherokee (PA-28-140/150/160/180)

Aircraft
Name
Cherokee (PA-28-140/150/160/180)
Manufacturer
Body
Narrow
Wing
Fixed Wing
Position
Low wing
Tail
Regular tail, low set
WTC
L
APC
A
Type Code
L1P
Engine
Piston
Engine Count
Single
Position
Nose mounted
Landing gear
Tricycle fixed
Manufacturered as
PIPER Warrior 2
PIPER PA-28-140 Cherokee 140-4
PIPER Warrior 3
PIPER PA-28-140 Cherokee Cruiser
PIPER Cherokee Chief
PIPER PA-28-140 Cherokee Flite Liner
PIPER Cherokee Cruiser
PIPER PA-28-150 Cherokee
PIPER Cherokee Flite Liner
PIPER Cherokee Warrior
PIPER Cherokee Warrior 2
PIPER Cherokee Challenger
PIPER PA-28-151 Cherokee Warrior
PIPER Archer 2
PIPER Cherokee 140-4
PIPER Cherokee (PA-28-140/150/160/180)
PIPER Cherokee Archer
PIPER Cherokee Archer 2
PIPER Cadet
PIPER Archer 3
PIPER PA-28-160 Cherokee
PIPER PA-28-140 Cherokee
PIPER PA-28-161 Cadet
PIPER PA-28-161 Cherokee Warrior 2
PIPER PA-28-161 Warrior 2
PIPER PA-28-161 Warrior 3
PIPER PA-28-180 Cherokee
PIPER PA-28-180 Cherokee Archer
PIPER PA-28-180 Cherokee Challenger
PIPER PA-28-180TG Cherokee Chief
PIPER PA-28-181 Archer 2
PIPER PA-28-181 Archer 3
PIPER PA-28-181 Cherokee Archer 2
NEIVA EMB-712 Tupi
NEIVA Tupi
NEIVA Carioquinha
NEIVA EMB-712 Carioquinha
EMBRAER EMB-712 Tupi
EMBRAER EMB-712 Carioquinha
EMBRAER Tupi
EMBRAER Carioquinha
CHINCUL Cherokee Archer 2
CHINCUL Cherokee Cruiser
CHINCUL Cherokee Challenger
CHINCUL Cherokee Archer
CHINCUL Archer 2
CHINCUL PA-A-28-181 Cherokee Archer 2
CHINCUL PA-A-28-181 Archer 2
CHINCUL PA-A-28-180 Cherokee Challenger
CHINCUL PA-A-28-180 Cherokee Archer
CHINCUL PA-A-28-140 Cherokee Cruiser
CHINCUL PA-A-28-161 Warrior 2
CHINCUL Warrior 2
AICSA PA-28-181 Archer 2
AICSA PA-28-180 Cherokee Archer
AICSA PA-28-180 Cherokee
AICSA PA-28-161 Cherokee Warrior 2
AICSA PA-28-140 Cherokee
AICSA Warrior 2
AICSA PA-28-140 Cherokee Cruiser
AICSA Cherokee Warrior 2
AICSA Cherokee Cruiser
AICSA Cherokee Archer 2
AICSA Cherokee Archer
AICSA Cherokee (PA-28-140/180)
AICSA Archer 2
AICSA PA-28-181 Cherokee Archer 2
AICSA PA-28-161 Warrior 2

P28A

Light aircraft. In service since 1961 (PA-28-140 since 1964). Replacement for PA-22 Tri-Pacer and Colt. Developed in many versions with fixed gear. Licence production by AICSA, Columbia, and CHINCUL, Argentinia. Also in licence production by EMBRAER and NEIVA, Brazil, as EMB-712 Carioquinha, Tupi. PA-28-140 two seat trainer version.

Future developments PA-235/236 Cherokee, Pathfinder, Dakota and EMB-710 Carioca by EMBRAER and NEIVA, Brazil.

Technical Data
Wing span (metric)
10.70 m
Length (metric)
7.20 m
Height (metric)
2.25 m
Powerplant

Variants:

Engine Model(s)
Lycoming O-320
Lycoming O-360
Indicative Performance Data
Take-Off
V2
n/a
Distance
265 m
MTOW
1156 kg
Initial Climb (to 5000 ft)
IAS
n/a
ROC
n/a
Initial Climb (to FL150)
IAS
n/a
ROC
n/a
Initial Climb (to FL240)
IAS
n/a
ROC
n/a
MACH Climb
MACH
n/a
ROC
n/a
Cruise
TAS
129 kts
MACH
n/a
Ceiling
155
Range
670 NM
Initial Descent (to FL240)
MACH
n/a
ROD
n/a
Descent (to FL100)
IAS
n/a
ROD
n/a
Descent (FL100 & below)
IAS
n/a
MCS
n/a
ROD
n/a
Approach
Vapp (IAS)
n/a
Distance
282 m

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