1980 Piper Dakota Aircraft

Single Engine Propeller


plus GST
1980 Piper Dakota Aircraft
Aircraft TypeSingle Engine Propeller
ConditionUsed Aircraft
Sale TypeFor Sale
CurrencyAU $
Price $289,000 plus GST
LocationWestern Australia, Australia
Year Built1980
Total Time Airframe1750

Could This Be One of The Lowest Time Dakota's in The World?

1750 Hours Total Time and counting

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A true four-seater that will cruise at 140KTAS+ with full fuel, 4 real size adults and luggage. This model 1981 (1980 manufactured) Piper Dakota PA-28 236B has been precisely maintained and a love project since importation 4 years ago. Has exceptionally low hours for its age. Original paint work and interior in good condition as a testimony to the genuinely original condition of this aircraft. With a bit more love, this aircraft will be in a league of its own given its low time no damage history.

Rock solid IFR platform with full Garmin equipped avionics including GFC500 autopilot that fly's approaches with precision. It will cruise at 65-70% power setting at 48-53 LPH and 140-145KTAS at 8000 to 9500 feet. Fuel Capacity is 272 litres usable and 1200LBS (circa 550kg) useful load.

Engine Specifications

Engine: Lycoming 0-540-J3A5D

Engine hours: 250 Hours Since Major Bulk Strip (1750 Total Time and counting)

Major Bulk Strip 250 hours ago. Inspection of every minor and major component with camshaft replacement. Full list of work done available on request. Engine in like-new condition aesthetically and operationally with exceptional compressions.

Propeller: Hartzell Two Blade

Propeller hours: est 300hrs SOH


Garmin Dual Garmin G5 System

Garmin GTN635Xi GPS Comm

Garmin GTR225 Comm Radio

Garmin GFC500 Autopilot (Including trim servo)

Garmin GI275 EIS

Trigg TT22 Mode S Transponder

Midcontinent Digital USB Clock

All legacy gauges overhauled during avionics upgrade


Good Factory Original Condition


Good Factory Original Condition

Additional Features

Full Knots2U and Laminar Flow Speed Kit (not installed):

Flap gap seals

Aileron gap seals

Elevator gap seals

Wing root faring (installed since images)

Flap arm covers

Tank gap and screw head covers

This full kit reportedly makes the Dakota a 150KTAS aircraft.

A multitude of items renewed and replaced during assembly after import - Cables, bolts etc. Too many to mention.

All AD's and SB's up to date.

*PLEASE NOTE: Aircraft specifications are subject to verification by the purchaser. It is up to you as the purchaser to conduct your due diligence. Unless given to you in writing by the seller, no warranties are implied or given. Aircraft or parts may be withdrawn from sale at any time. If the price does not contain the notation that it is the total price, the price may or may not include costs such as Stamp Duty, Transfer fees, GST and other State or Federal charges. Please confirm price, fees, charges and features with the seller of the Aircraft or Part.

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Seller Information

Contact Name:Paul
Seller Type:Private
Location:Western Australia, Australia
Listing ID:8930
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