SP Aircraft operates several aircraft to fit the needs of our customers. We fly the gamut from short runways to pick up game in the Cessna 180 to executive flights in our pressurized Cessna 340. We provide an economical option for getting our customers and their supplies to wherever their destination. Our aircraft are continaully maintained to an exceptional standard by our expert and skilled maintenance staff whom we value and trust. The aircraft are inspected every 50 hours of flying by our qualified mechanics and daily by the pilots who operate them. When the engines are ready, they are rebuilt every 12 years or 1600 hours which ever comes first. If you have any concerns or are nervous of small planes call us and we will answer any questions and explain the aerodynamics of flight to alleviate any apprehension.
The Cessna 180 is a rugged go everywhere airplane. This is an ideal airplane for light back country loads. It is capable of carrying 4 passengers on shorter flights into all of the backcountry strips. It is also capable of carrying freight or combined loads of passengers and freight. It can carry around 1,000 lbs. depending on distance as it has a range of almost 800 nautical miles.
Cessna Turbo 210
This five-passenger, single-engine aircraft is ideal for flying people in the backcountry as well as longer regional flights. It has an approximate air speed of 170kts, with a range of about 800 nautical miles. This aircraft can carry about 1,000 pounds of freight and/or passengers. SP Aircraft currently owns and operates 2 of these aircraft.
Cessna Turbo 206
A true workhorse, this 5-passenger single-engine airplane is ideal for carrying heavy freight throughout the backcountry. It has two wide, double-doors in the back to load large or heavy freight. A favorite of rafters and backcountry ranches for its hauling ability, this plane can carry about 1000 pounds of freight and/or passengers at 135kts airspeed. It has a range of 650 nautical miles.
This three-passenger plane is SP Air’s economy-class airplane. It flies at approximately 110kts airspeed, and can access any airstrip in the backcountry.
The Cessna 340 is our cabin class executive charter aircraft. WIth its twin engine reliability and pressurized comfort, it is a true pleasure to get to your destination. It is capable of safely handling most weather conditions. With a leather interior fold out table and ample leg room it is easy to relax and enjoy the view. The 340 is the fastest aircraft in our fleet crusing at 190kts. It seats up to 5 passengers, with a range of just under 1000 nautical miles. Depending on distance it can carry between 700 and 1300 lbs. This aircraft is primarily operated from pavement to pavement, but can be operated off pavement depending on airport conditions.