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Young Flying Group is a syndicate operating a Cessna 172 at Young Aerodrome (YYNG) in New South Wales.

The group has been operating for 30 years and new members are welcome.

The aircraft is well equipped with the following features:

  • 180 horsepower engine upgrade
  • Garmin GNS 430W GPS
  • S-Tec System 50 Autopilot (coupled to GPS)
  • Mode S Transponder with ADS-B Out
  • Cessna 100 Series Supplemental Inspection Documents (SIDS) compliant

This website has information and resources relevant to the aircraft and information for prospective members.

Please feel free to get in touch.

Destinations

The destinations section of the website records some of the places members have taken KMH and some of the memories they’ve captured.

Approaching the Sydney Harbour Bridge from Manly
Approaching the Sydney Harbour Bridge from Manly
Canola crops around Young
Canola crops around Young
A departure out of Canberra Airport (YSCB)
A departure out of Canberra Airport (YSCB)

Documents

Cessna 172N 1978 Pilot Operating Handbook
The original POH which should be read in conjunction with the below supplements.

KMH Weight and Balance
The weight and balance and take-off and landing performance of KMH has changed due to the upgrade of the engine from 160hp to 180hp with the Penn Yann SA703GL Supplmentary Type Certificate (STC).

KMH Penn Yann 180HP SA703GL STC
The STC for the engine and gross weight upgrade to KMH.

Garmin GNS 430W
Flight manual supplement for the Garmin GNS 430W which incorporates GNSS receiver, VHF, VOR and ILS.

Garmin GTX 330ES
Flight manual supplement for the Garmin GTX 330ES Mode S Transponder which includes ADS-B out.

S-Tec System 50 Autopilot
Flight manual supplement for the S-TEC System 50 Autopilot.

S-Tec GPSS
Flight manual supplement for the S-TEC GPSS (Global Positioning System Steering) converter. This is used to interface the autopilot with the GNSS receiver.

BendixKing KY 96A VHF Comms Manual

Garmin GMA 340 Audio Panel