With a fleet of six meticulously maintained and updated Cessna aircraft, the Minneapolis flying club Cloud 7 is based at the Flying Cloud Airport (KFCM) in Eden Prairie, MN. Cloud 7 is the perfect place for newer pilots through seasoned career pilots.
The Cessna 210 Centurion is a six-seat, high-performance, retractable-gear single-engined aircraft built to haul a massive payload at incredible speed.
- Speed 165 KTS
- Range 850 nm.
- Payload with full fuel 1,002 lbs.
- Cost per nm $1.02
The Cessna 182 Skylane is a four-seat, single-engined airplane. Its rugged airframe makes it an exceptionally well rounded aircraft.
- Speed 135 KTS
- Range 650 nm.
- Payload with full fuel 830 lbs.
- Cost per nm $0.96
The Cessna 172 Skyhawk is a four-seat, single-engine, high-wing aircraft. Its stable, predictable and safe design make it an ideal trainer and time builder.
- Speed 110 KTS
- Range 430 nm.
- Payload with full fuel 640 lbs.
- Cost per nm $0.80
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Spring C7 Airplane Wash - May 29th, 2014. KFCM The spring plane wash will take place Thursday, May 29th, 3pm-7pm at FCM. We will wash, wax the airplanes, and have a BBQ. If you know of anybody that is interested in joining our club, invite them to come join us. ...
Our website was due for an update. We decided to make revamping it a little more fun. We took one of our Cessna 210's and Cessna 172's full of photographers up for a formation photo flight and took some air to air photos! This made for some fantastic website...
Minnesota Flight Club - Cloud7 News New Private Certificate for Tom Zurales! (pictured above) Congratulations to Tom Zurales, son of his instructor and C7 member Jim Zurales, on passing his checkride at age 17 for his Private Pilot license on Feb 16. To make it...
While zooming around the world, sometimes unusual, unique, and wacky sights come into view and I thought I'd share one with you. As we got off our bus to get on our plane in Nagoya, Japan, we looked up and saw one of Boeing's gigantic Dreamlifter aircraft. Our...
Our Aircraft Are Fully IFR Equipped With Garmin GTN 650’s.
Our members value versatility, safety, and capability. This is why each of our aircraft are fully IFR equipped and contain modern avionics. Our two Cessna 182 Skylanes and two Cessna 210 Centurions are equipped with autopilots, making cross country flights a dream.
We own two hangars at Flying Cloud Airport, complete with a heated maintenance hangar, and a newly renovated club room. Our club room is equipped with an ATC 610 certified instrument ground trainer; personal computer with DUATS weather briefing access, flight planning and flight simulation software; television and telephone. A perfect place for your flight briefing, planning and training.
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