Lanier Flight Training

Rental Fleet

Lanier Flight Center operates a fleet of Cessna and other popular aircraft perfectly suited for primary and advanced flight training. Thanks to our meticulous Director of Maintenance, and team of FAA licensed mechanics, you can rest assured that each plane is in top flying shape. In fact, our maintenance standards exceed that required for Cessna’s Phase Card Inspection program.

Our Fleet:

2021 Cessna Tophawk 172S G1000 with GFC700 AP N536TH

This plane is our newest Skyhawk that we won from Cessna in the 2021 Tophawk competition, equipped with the Garmin G1000 NAV III glass cockpit, offers the premier flight training experience. The G1000 integrates all primary flight, engine, sensor, and navigation data to provide an intuitive display of all necessary information. A secure GFC700 autopilot with Electron Stability Protection (ESP) and Under Speed Protection (USP) makes for easier and safe cross-country flights. This Skyhawk also features two, full-color, 10.4-inch, active-matrix LCD displays to improve aviation safety.

Cessna 172S G1000 with GFC700 AP 2017 Cessna 172S G1000 with GFC700 AP N1129C

This plane, equipped with the Garmin G1000 NAV III glass cockpit, offers the premier flight training experience. The G1000 integrates all primary flight, engine, sensor, and navigation data to provide an intuitive display of all necessary information. A secure GFC700 autopilot makes for easier cross-country flights. And this Skyhawk also features two, full-color, 10.4-inch, active-matrix LCD displays to improve aviation safety.

2013 Cessna 172S G1000 with GFC700 AP N623KW

This plane, equipped with the Garmin G1000 NAV III glass cockpit, offers the premier flight training experience. The G1000 integrates all primary flight, engine, sensor, and navigation data to provide an intuitive display of all necessary information. A secure GFC700 autopilot makes for easier cross-country flights. And this Skyhawk also features two, full-color, 10.4-inch, active-matrix LCD displays to improve aviation safety.

2008 Cessna 172S with GFC700 AP N61942

This plane, equipped with the Garmin G1000 NAV III glass cockpit, offers the premier flight training experience. The G1000 integrates all primary flight, engine, sensor, and navigation data to provide an intuitive display of all necessary information. A secure GFC700 autopilot makes for easier cross-country flights. And this Skyhawk also features two, full-color, 10.4-inch, active-matrix LCD displays to improve aviation safety.

2005 Cessna 172S with Garmin G5's N1006V

The Skyhawk S Model aircraft with NAV II standard gauges provides a perfect training platform for private and instrument pilot certificates. This plane is equipped with Garmin 650 color GPS, the Garmin G5 package and King KMD-550 autopilot.

2003 Cessna 172SP with Garmin 650 N2132W

The Skyhawk SP Model aircraft with NAV II standard gauges provides a perfect training platform for private and instrument pilot certificates. This plane is equipped with Garmin 650 color GPS, multi-function display and King KMD-550 autopilot.

2001 Cessna 172R with Garmin 650 N109TJ

The Skyhawk R Model aircraft with NAV II standard gauges provides a perfect training platform for private and instrument pilot certificates. This plane is equipped with Garmin 650 color GPS, multi-function display and King KMD-550 autopilot.

1997 Cessna 172R With Garmin G5's N393ES

The Skyhawk R Model aircraft with NAV II standard gauges provides a perfect training platform for private and instrument pilot certificates. This plane is equipped with Garmin 650 color GPS, the Garmin G5 package and King KMD-550 autopilot.

1974 Cessna 150L N11351

Our Newest Addition The 1974 Cessna 150L aircraft equipped with the standard 6 pack gauges and a Garmin 396 GPS. A perfect aircraft for building time for your commercial or even come out and get your Private pilot license in it. Powered by a Continental O-200-A with 100 horsepower. Come Check her out!

cessna skycatcher at airport Cessna 162 Skycatcher with Garmin 300 N5204U

The optimal plane for sport pilot training, the 162 Skycatcher is also great for private pilot training and satisfies current FAA UAV pilot training requirements. Powered by a Continental O-200 engine with 100 horsepower, the Skycatcher can cruise at speeds as high as 118kts. It also features a Garmin G300 avionics suite, specifically designed for this aircraft. The C162 also includes the "stoke" design, which combines the characteristics of the yoke and stick.

Cessna 182RG Cessna 182RG N9947C

This is the perfect plane for weekend getaways. It is fast, reliable and equipped with dual Garmin 430s that include an autopilot feature designed to let you fly with ease.

pilot flying piper arrow 1976 Piper Arrow PA-28R-200 N6238J

Our Piper Arrow II is the perfect option for a cross-country flight. Featuring a higher useful load and true airspeed than our trainers, this plane is optimal for complex endorsement. It is a great option for pilots training for a commercial or certified flight instructor rating.

Piper Seminole PA-44-180 Piper Seminole PA-44-180 N727LF

Our Piper Seminole is available for multi-engine training and rental by approved customers. It presents an affordable option for pilots in need of multi-engine hours. It is also equipped with Garmin 430 and 650 GPS units to aid your pursuits.

Flight Training Simulators

ELITE RC-1 ELITE RC-1

This FAA approved simulator is invaluable as a ground trainer for those pilots questing their instrumental or commercial ratings. Pilots may log 20 hours in simulated instrument conditions and 50 hours toward commercial certificates. This allows perspective pilots to save costs while receiving cutting-edge training.

Rental Rates of each plane
Lanier Flight Center Aircraft Rates:

Analog Avionics / Light Sport Training Aircraft

          1974 Cessna 150L: N11351- This month only: Prepay $110, Walk-in: $140

2011 Cessna Skycatcher LSA: N5204U — Prepay: $140, Walk-in: $180

1997 Cessna 172SP: N393ES — Prepay: $185, Walk-in: $220
2001 Cessna 172SP: N109TJ — Prepay: $185, Walk-in: $220
2003 Cessna 172SP: N2132W — Prepay: $185, Walk-in: $220
2005 Cessna 172SP: N1006V — Prepay: $185, Walk-in: $220

Technically Advanced Training Aircraft

NEW Tophawk 2021 Cessna 172SP G1000 Nxi: N526TH – Prepay: $265, Walk-in: $310

2018 Cessna 172SP G1000Nxi: N1129C — Prepay: $260, Walk-in: $300

2013 Cessna 172SP G1000: N623KW — Prepay: $260, Walk-in: $300

2012 Cessna 172SP G1000: N61942 — Prepay: $260, Walk-in: $300

Complex / High Performance / Multi Engine Training Aircraft
1976 Piper Arrow II: N6238J — Prepay: $185, Walk-in: $225
1978 Cessna 182RG: N9947C — Prepay: $280, Walk-in: $320
Piper Seminole Twin Engine: N727LF — Prepay: $450, Walk-in: $550

Aircraft Training Simulators

ELITE RC1 Simulator: Prepay: $65, Walk-in: $75

          ALSIM AL172 Simulator: Prepay: $100, Walk-in: $100

Rental rates of instructors

Flight Instructor — Prepay: $80, Walk-in: $90

Assistant Chief Flight Instructor – Prepay: $90, Walk-in: $100
Chief Flight Instructor — Prepay: $100, Walk-in: $110

IFR/Advanced Instruction — Instructor rate plus $5
Multi-Engine Instruction — Instructor rate plus $20
Owner Aircraft Instruction — Prepay: $95, Walk-in: $105

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