Exploring Our Fleet

Exploring Our Fleet | MFT

Get to Know the Aircraft You Could Be Flying

Embarking on the thrilling journey of flight training is an adventure like no other. At Melbourne Flight Training, we take immense pride in our diverse fleet of top-tier aircraft, each crafted to provide a unique and enriching learning experience. In this blog post, let’s dive into the key players in our fleet, from the timeless classic Cessna 172 to the cutting-edge Cirrus SR20 and SR22, the skill-enhancing Beechcraft Duchess, and the modern multi-engine trainer Tecnam P2006T.

  1. The Cessna 172 Skyhawk: A Timeless Classic:
    • The Cessna 172 Skyhawk stands as the preferred choice for flight training, globally recognized for its unwavering reliability and user-friendly controls.
    • Its high-wing design not only offers outstanding visibility but also creates a forgiving learning environment, making it the ideal aircraft for beginners venturing into the world of flight.
  2. Cirrus SR20 and SR22: Embracing Modern Aviation Technology:
    • The Cirrus SR20 and SR22 represent the pinnacle of small aircraft design, equipped with advanced features such as touch-screen displays and autopilot capabilities.
    • The SR22, with its robust engine and impressive cruising speed, serves as an excellent choice for advanced training and cross-country flights, fortified by the added safety feature of the Cirrus Airframe Parachute System (CAPS).
  3. Beechcraft Duchess: Mastering Multi-Engine Flying:
    • For those aspiring to reach new heights as professional pilots or seeking to broaden their skill set, the Beechcraft Duchess offers a seamless transition into multi-engine flying.
    • Featuring twin engines, retractable landing gear, and advanced systems, the Duchess provides a challenging yet rewarding step up from single-engine aircraft, emphasizing safety and preparedness for diverse aviation scenarios.
  4. Tecnam P2006T: The Modern Multi-Engine Trainer:
    • The Tecnam P2006T emerges as a superb choice for multi-engine training, boasting a modern design and high-wing configuration.
    • Equipped with Garmin’s state-of-the-art G1000 NXi avionics suite, trainee pilots gain exposure to advanced systems, fostering improved situational awareness and streamlined cockpit management. The P2006T’s fuel-efficient Rotax engines further contribute to its environmentally friendly profile, aligning with the evolving standards of sustainable flight training.

Conclusion: No matter your training aspirations or personal preferences, Melbourne Flight Training ensures an aircraft tailored to meet your needs. Our diverse fleet not only allows you to select the aircraft that aligns with your comfort level but also provides an opportunity to immerse yourself in a wide spectrum of aviation technology, fostering the development of a comprehensive set of piloting skills. Eager to kickstart your flight training journey? Contact us today to book your inaugural lesson, and let’s soar into the skies with confidence together!


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