Our current model Cessna 172S Skyhawk is an American-built four seat, 180 hp, high wing single engine aircraft with a fixed tricycle undercarriage. This is one of the most successful aircraft models every built and is popular for private use and pilot training.

Townsville Flight Training welcomes our new Cessna 172S G1000 to the fleet. Equipped with Garmin G1000 glass cockpit avionics and GFC 700 Automatic Flight Control system (AFCS) - the same technology and logic as used in commercial airliners - training in this aircraft helps develop essential skills and knowledge for our students’ future careers.

The Cessna 182 is an American-built four seat aircraft with constant speed propeller. Training in a complex aircraft is essential for completing pilot training and our 182 offers this.

The Piper PA-34 Seneca V is a very popular twin-engine piston aircraft. This 6-seater passenger aircraft is perfect for business and pleasure, offering luxury and comfort with leather seats, air-conditioning and fold away worktable. The main cabin is designed with 4 club-style seats perfect for conducting meetings, or relaxing with family and friends on the way to your destination. The Seneca cruises at 174 knots with two turbo-charged TSIO-360 engines.

The Seneca is used as our initial multi-engine and instrument rating training aircraft.

The Piper Navajo is a twin-engine aircraft purposefully built for passenger and/or freight charter. It is capable of both long and short distance flights. The cabin seats up to seven passengers comfortably with plenty of leg room in each seat. It is fully air-conditioned, heated and has a leather interior with executive club seating-perfect for in-flight meetings. There is ample storage room for bags, equipment and longer oversized items. The Navajo is a proven reliable aircraft for charter in Australia.


  • 370 km/h Max Cruise Speed
  • 901 nm | 1,669 km Max Range
  • 944kg Useful Load
  • 7 Max Passengers

Comfort Features:

  • Fully Air Conditioned/Heated
  • Plush Leather Seats
  • Window Shields
  • Executive Work Table
  • Ample Leg Room
  • High Baggage Capacity.

The RTD is a feature rich Advanced Aviation Training Device (AATD) that combines FRASCA quality with real-world affordability. The RTD can be reconfigured to convern to different aircraft models including the Piper PA44 Seminole and the Cessna 172. It's durable design and easy maintenance makes the RTD a reliable training tool. The RTD is much more than a simulator. It's a solution.

Dollar for dollar, the RTD is the most immersive flight training experience available.