Grumman AA-5B Tiger VH-SYW


$55,000 (O.B.O)

For sale is our 1976 Tiger - VH-SYW currently residing at Lilydale Airport (YLIL)

Ideally suited for those wanting an easy to fly tourer. Wonderfully nimble and light on the controls. Sliding canopy makes getting in and out very easy.

4 seats plus the rear seats fold down to create a huge cargo area.

Cruise around 125 knots TAS @ 42-45L/hr or 120 knots at 38-40L/hr. Tanks hold 193L usable.

  • Airframe time: 3,012 hours.

  • Empty weight 668kg.

  • Max weight 1088kg.

  • Useful load: 420kg.

Comes with a fresh MR (December 2018).

Note: iPad and mount not included in sale

Note: iPad and mount not included in sale



VFR Panel

Bendix King KX155 Nav/Com

Bendix King KR86 ADF

Narco Com II

JPI Fuel Flow

Garmin 296 GPS (wired to plane power)

Narco AT150 Transponder

Apollo GPS (U/S)


Lycoming O-360 180HP

Approx 660 TSO (1,340 to run)

McCauley Prop: 305 TSO

Cylinders overhauled and new piston rings fitted 2016

Powerflow exhaust STC fitted

Challenger air filter STC fitted



Recent maintenance / Upgrades:

New control cables: 2017 (as per AD/GEN/87)

New Challenger air filter: 2018

New stabiliser attachment bolts: 2018

New landing gear fairings: 2018

New electric fuel pump: 2018

Punkin Head canopy cover and tail-cone cover

Bruce’s Custom Covers air intake plugs


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