To burn fuel and oil you need a good spark. Quality magnetos are essential to a smooth running engine and to avoid electrical interference with your avionics. Continue reading “Magnetos, Cost of Ownership Cirrus SR22”
Our Cirrus SR22TN fuel and oil cost combined ran $88.49 per Hobbs hour for the past twelve-month period. Calculating these variable costs allow you to match them with member usage in a shared ownership. Continue reading “Fuel and Oil, Cost of Ownership Cirrus SR22”
Oil is a “variable direct” operating cost. The expense accumulates proportionate with the hours of engine operation.
There are at least two items we include in oil expense for operating a Cirrus SR22: Regular oil changes every fifty hours and an estimated hourly oil consumption by the engine during normal use.
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After cost of aircraft acquisition, your single largest operating expense is aviation fuel. For the twelve month period ending March 31, 2015 our fuel cost was $81.61 per hobbs hour to operate a Cirrus Perspective™ SR22TN-G3 Tornado Alley Turbo. Continue reading “Fuel, Cost of Ownership Cirrus SR22”