Learn to Fly! St. Charles Flying Service, St. Charles, MO


Beechcraft BE-76 Duchess

The Duchess is a four-place twin engine aircraft certified for instrument flight, and carries a useful load of around 1150 lbs. at a cruise speed of 140 kts.


Year 1980
Base Empty Weight 2,697 lbs
Arm 111.38
Moment 300,391.86
Useful Load 1,203 lbs
Fuel Capacity 100 gallons
Fuel Weight 600 lbs
Useable  Pay Load 603 lbs
Fuel Consumption 16 gph
Intercom 4
Additional Nav. Eqpt. G5 Indecators
GNS 430

Cessna 310R

This is the largest plane in our fleet and is called into service regularly by our returning charter customers. It’s a six-place twin engine airplane with all-weather capabilities, capable of cruise speeds of 175 kts. and can carry up to 5 passengers.


Year 1980
Base Empty Weight 3,878 lbs
Arm xxx.xx
Moment xxxxxx.xx
Useful Load 1,622 lbs
Fuel Capacity 163 gallons
Fuel Weight 978 lbs
Useable  Pay Load 650 lbs
Fuel Consumption 29 gph
Intercom 4
GPS Apollo 155XL
Additional Nav. Eqpt. GNS 430,
Flight Dir


Useable Load Is Calculated On Full Fuel In All Tanks

These figures are for GENERAL REFERENCE ONLY and are not guaranteed to be accurate. Refer to the aircraft P.O.H and supplements for weight & balance, performance, instructions and limitations.