1978 CESSNA 414A

  • For Sale
  • 1978
  • CESSNA 414A
  • N123BA
  • 414A-0065
  • Riverside, CA USA

429900 $429,900 USD

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    • For Sale
    • 1978
    • CESSNA 414A
    • N123BA
    • 414A-0065
    • Riverside, CA USA

    Riverside Air Service

    Chad Davies

    General Specs (cont.)


    15 SFRM

    15 SFRM

    15 SNEW

    15 SNEW

    2185 lb






    Additional Classifications

    Detailed Description

    1978 414A New 2022 RAM IV engines and Scimitar Props (15 hrs), 4650 TTAF, Garmin 530W/430W/330ES ADS-B, Keith AC, FIKI, VG's, Solid pressurization, 2180 useful load, 8 seats, No damage history, excellent records and all logbooks, factory corrosion proofing.

    Avionics / Equipment

    Garmin 530W with weather Traffic
    Garmin 430W GPS coupled. Garmin 796 Panel mount GPS EFB.
    Cessna 400B autopilot, fully coupled approaches, yaw damper. Century FD/HSI Slaved.
    GMA 340 Audio Panel, Garmin GTX 330ES Transponder with ADS-B out.
    Shadin Digiflow. Electric Trim with PTT, OAT
    Digital Clock/Dual RAM EGT/Electric trim. 
    Co-pilot instruments.
    RAM Propeller Synchronizer MC 1. 
    Avionics Master/Alternate Static/Heated Pitot/Ice lights
    Electric Keith Air Conditioning.
    11 cu ft Oxygen. External power
    Nose Baggage area, 2 wing-locker baggages.
    Wing Strobes. LED Taxi light. 
    New 100 Amp lightweight alternators. 
    RAM Cable-Craft engine control cables.
    Full Known ice wing boot/tail boot, ice lights/Alcohol windshield/electric prop de-ice. 
    Cabin fire extinguisher, ATS Vortex generators, Rosen Sun Visors. 206 Gallons Total Fuel. 
    Brackett Air Filters. 
    New battery installed 2019. 
    Factory corrosion proofing. 
    AmSafe Shoulder Harnesses.


    1978 Cessna 414A N123BA S/N: 414A-0065
    Total Time Airframe: 4635 Hours.  
    Useful load: 2185.5lbs.

    Engines / Mods / Prop

    RAM IV series with increased ramp weight and new RAM exhausts.
    Complete New Factory Remans by RAM Aircraft in 2022. (TSIO-520-NB 325HP) 1600-1800 TBO,
    New RAM Heavy Cases, VAR Crankshafts, New RAM Cams, New exhausts, New turbos, New Mags, New Hoses, etc. See Logs and images.
    Left: 15 Hrs since RAM               
    Right: 15 Hrs since RAM
    Propellers Total Time:  
    New Hartzell 3-blade Scimitar Plus Propellers RAM STC installed new in 2022.
    Left: 15 hrs with new large chrome spinners.        Right: 15 hrs with new large chrome spinners.
    Electric De-ice boots.

    Interior / Exterior

    Exterior: Royal blue and Matterhorn white with pearl gold accent stripes - good condition (Painted in 2000). Windshield and cabin windows in good condition. 
    Rated 7/10
    Interior: Custom Tan Garrett leather seats with sheepskin pilot/co-pilot seats. Midnight Blue carpet with tan Garrett leather side panels. Headliner great condition. Dual writing tables, belted potty (8 seats total) and convenience center. Interior is Flammable tested and Certified FAR 25. (completed in 2000).
    Rated 7/10


    I have owned N123BA for 5 years. It is a great flying aircraft that I use with my young family. In 2001 it had the first RAM IV series engines and I had RAM overhaul them again with new props in 2022. This aircraft has a very large useful load.
    After flight test from the Cessna factory, the aircraft was imported new into the UK and given a C of A from the British CAA in August 1978.
    15 years operating in the U.K from 1978 to 1993 with meticulous maintenance being performed. 1993 imported back to the USA with time spent in Chicago, Fort Wayne, Indiana to California at present. No Damage History, Full comprehensive maintenance history. Complete logbooks. Annual inspection due June 2022. Pitot Static/IFR cert due 12/2023.
    Price: $429,900.00                      
    Chad (Owner)
    Riverside Air Service makes no warranties expressed or implied, as to the accuracy of the information. Buyers should rely on their own inspection of the aircraft and should verify all information for accuracy. This is aircraft is owned by Riverside Air Service, Inc. Aircraft subject to prior sale.