1977 Piper PA-28-181 N38657

1977 Piper PA-28-181 N38657



Last revised October 24 2023

Offered for sale is a flight school Piper PA-28-181. It has a mid time engine and basic avionics. This aircraft is owned and operated by a FAA Part 141 flight school. All maintenance records are reviewed by the FAA.

Fresh annual is offered with the purchase of this aircraft.

The aircraft is located at:
Montgomery County Airpark KGAI
Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA

Click here for the AirNav page for KGAI

The airport address for driving directions is:
7940 Airpark Road, Gaithersburg, MD 20879

The closest airline airports are: KBWI, KIAD, KDCA

It is the responsibility of the buyer to verify that all equipment is working to their satisfaction. The listing of avionics or other equipment does not necessarily mean that the equipment is working. Kraemer Aviation, Flymall.org, or the broker does not perform any inspections or operational test to any aircraft, avionics, or other equipment prior to listing the aircraft for sale. All aircraft are sold as is, where is.
Equipment Specifications
Serial Number28-7790574
Registration NumberN38657
LocationGaithersburg, Maryland
Flight RulesIFR
Number of Seats4
Detailed Information
Detailed Description
The Piper PA-28 Cherokee is a family of two-seat or four-seat light aircraft built by Piper Aircraft and designed for flight training, air taxi and personal use. The PA-28 family of aircraft comprises all-metal, unpressurized, single-engined, piston-powered airplanes with low-mounted wings and tricycle landing gear. They have a single door on the right side, which is entered by stepping on the wing.
Per a July 2023 logbook entry, the aircraft has 5980 TTAF

See airframe logs below for details.

See link below for over 100 high resolution pictures.

The Piper wing spar AD has been complied with. Below is the logbook entry for the Piper wing spar AD. Click on the image for a larger view.


This plane had another plane hit it's wing. The prop of the other plane chewed up the wing beyond
repair. The wing was replaced. See below for the logbook entry. Click on the image for a higher resolution image.

38657 Wing Incident

Here is the most recent airframe logbook entry

Engine Specs
Lycoming O-360-A4M

The last overhaul was December 1 2019 by Triad Aviation

As of December 3 2023, the engine has 1481.7 SMOH.

The engine has 1450.2 SMOH (as of October 24 2023) - see logbooks below for details. On October 24 2023, the tac time was 1984.7.

On July 5 2023, the engine had 1318.6 SMOH with a tac time of 1853.1 hours.

Here is the current tac time as of December 3 2023


Here is the most recent engine logbook entry


Two KX-155 NAV/COM radios
Stratus Appareo Transponder
Garmin Area 660
Piper Autocontrol IIIB
One Glide Slope Indicator
KMA24 Audio Panel

Here is the October 2023 91.411.and 91.413 certs


Additional Equipment
Horizon Instruments Digital Tac
Insight Strike Finder
Standby Vacuum System
Vertical Card Compass
4 Place Intercom
Inspection Status
Last annual was May 2023
The last 91.411 & 91.413 certs were completed October 2023
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