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PIPER Lance PA32R Price and Operating Costs


The PIPER Lance PA32R, production in 1976 – 1979, requires a one man crew and can be configured in 5 seats. Maximum operating altitude of 15,400′, a optimal cruise speed of 156 knots/179 MPH, and a 692 NM/797 SM seats-full range. The PIPER Lance PA32R has a 2,301′ runway length (or runway plus clearway and/or stopway) and 2,241′ actual landing distance required. Cabin specifications: 04’01” cabin high, 03’06” cabin wide, and 10’04” cabin long. Maximum luggage capacity of 24.00 ft^3; 17.00 ft^3 being internal and 07.00 ft^3 being external.


Average price for used aircraft PIPER Lance PA32R is $90,000.00. A $45,000.00 loan over 10 years including $187.5 per month in interest equates to a $2,256.47 per-month payment. Based on 450 hours a year and fuel cost at $5.00 per-gallon, the PIPER Lance PA32R has total variable costs of $99,450.00, total fixed costs of $62,080.00, and hypothetical summary cost of $161,530.00. How much does it cost to fly: $358.96 per hour.

Maximal total range:
692 NM / 797 SM
Cruise speed:
156 knots / 179 MPH
Average price:
Number of passengers:
5 people


Flying 450 Hours per Year
Owner-operated hours 450
Charter-operated hours
Fuel Cost per-gallon $5.00
Fixed operation and maintenance cost $62,080.00
Variable operation and maintenance cost $99,450.00
How much does a helicopter cost per year $161,530.00
Cost per hour $358.96

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