1981 CESSNA 421C

  • For Sale
  • 1981
  • CESSNA 421C
  • N6867Z
  • 421C1090
  • Houston, TX USA

575000 $575,000 USD

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  • For Sale
  • 1981
  • CESSNA 421C
  • N6867Z
  • 421C1090
  • Houston, TX USA

General Specs (cont.)


468 SMOH

1258 SMOH

278 SPOH

1064 SPOH

2123 lb






Additional Classifications

Detailed Description

Total Time: 6126 ' Engine 1: 468 SMOH ' Engine 2: 1258.3 SMOH ' Garmin G600 PFD/MFD, Dual Garmin GTN-750s w/ WAAS, Flight Stream 510, Garmin GTX-345R ADS-B, GDU-620, GDC-74A, GRS-77, GMU-44, GTP-59, GAD-43E, Garmin GMA-35C, Garmin GA-35 Antenna, Garmin GA-37 Sirius XM Antenna, Cessna ARC 800 Autopilot, Garmin GWX-70 Weather Radar and Garmin GDL-69A. It is WAAS and FIKI equipped and includes a G4 Insight Engine Monitor. 

This beautiful 1981 Cessna 421C Golden Eagle is an amazing twin-turbo airplane. Propelling you to your destination are the GTSIO-520-N engines that drive this powerhouse of an airplane. This Golden Eagle Executive Commuter can get you where you need to go safely and comfortably, with the style and luxury that the 421C brings.

Living up to Cessna's well-known name, the 421 models were a hit from the start! The C model comes with all the features of its preceding designs but has improved wings and landing gear. This enhancement to the 421Cs allowed for a new maximum takeoff weight of 7450 lbs.

Inside you'll find a beige interior, giving it a light airy feel. With a roomy cargo area in the back, passengers can access their luggage from the interior during flight. Wood trim throughout adds warmth to the already comfortable cabin. With seating for 2 crew, 6 passengers, and a belted lavatory seat, you'll have plenty of space to bring guests along!

In the cockpit, N6867Z has everything you'll need. It features a Garmin G600 PFD/MFD, GDU-620 Display, GDC-74A Air Data Computer, GRS-77 Attitude and Heading Reference System, GMU-44 Magnetometer, GTP-59 OAT Probe, GAD-43E Garmin Enhanced Autopilot Interface, Garmin GMA-35C Audio Panel, Dual Garmin GTN-750 Touchscreen GPS/NAV/COMM/MFD, Garmin GTX-345R ADS-B In/Out Transponder, Garmin GA-35 GPS Antenna, Garmin GA-37 GPS/Sirius XM Antenna, Cessna ARC 800 IFCS Autopilot, Garmin GWX-70 Weather Radar and Garmin GDL-69A. It is WAAS and FIKI equipped and includes Flight Stream 510 and a G4 Insight Engine Monitor.  

With these advanced avionic upgrades and a beautifully engineered aircraft to back them up, you will surely have a great flying experience.

Avionics / Equipment

Garmin G600 PFD/MFD
GDU-620 Display
GDC-74A Air Data Computer
GRS-77 Attitude and Heading Reference System
GMU-44 Magnetometer
GTP-59 OAT Probe
GAD-43E Garmin Enhanced Autopilot Interface
Garmin GMA-35C Audio Panel
Garmin Flight Stream 510
Dual Garmin GTN-750 Touchscreen GPS/NAV/COMM/MFD
Garmin GTX-345R ADS-B In/Out Transponder
Garmin GA-35 GPS Antenna
Garmin GA-37 GPS/Sirius XM Antenna 
Cessna ARC 800B IFCS Autopilot w/ GPSS Steering and Altitude Capture
Garmin GWX-70 Weather Radar
Garmin GDL-69A Sirius XM
G4 Insight Engine Monitor
L3 ESI-500 Electronic Standby System with Nav
Shadin Fuel Management System
Full Analog Co-Pilot Instrument Panel

Additional Equipment
Rosen Sun Visors
Long-Range Fuel Tank including LH Nacelle Tank (234 Gal Usable)
USB Chargers Cabin & Cockpit
100-Amp Alternators


Total Time: 6126
Max Takeoff Weight: 7560
Useful Load: 2123.3
RAM Gross Weight Increase STC SA5981SW (2003)
Max Ramp 7610 lbs.
Max Takeoff 7560 lbs.
Max Landing 7200 lbs.
Max ZFW 6533 lbs.
Empty Weight: 5436.7 lbs. (2/21/2020)

Engines / Mods / Prop

Engine 1
Continental GTSIO-520-N
SN: 277055-R
Overhauled by RAM Aircraft, 08/2018
SMOH: 468
TBO: 1600

New fuel and oil hoses
New vacuum and pressure hoses
No prop deice brush clusters
New oil hose heat blanket
New turbocharger
Overhauled turbo controller
Overhauled wastegate
GAMI Injectors under STC SE09963SC
Prop strike inspection by RAM Aircraft
Overhauled alternator
2022 Compressions: 70,60,73,63,64,70

Engine 2
Continental GTSIO-520-N
SN: 608250
SMOH: 1258.3
TBO: 1600
2020: Replaced cylinders 3,5,6
2022 Compressions: 74,60,78,70,78,70

Propeller 1
McCauley 3-Bladed Aluminum
Model: 3FF32C501-C
S/N: 070371
278.0 SPOH

Propeller 2
McCauley 3-Bladed Aluminum
Model: 3FF32C501
S/N: 806467
1064.4 SPOH

Air Conditioning (R134A Conversion Modification Kit STC SA09472SC)
Vortex Generators (02/2016 STC SA5193NM, Option #1)
Aircraft Performance Modifications External Aft Body Strakes SA01935LA
GAMIjectors (02/2016 General Aviation Modifications, Inc. STC SE09963SC)
Wheel Hub Cover (02/2016 Premier Aviation STC SA02430LA)
Spoilers System (02/2016 STC SA4913-NM)

Interior / Exterior

Repainted in 2003 
Base: Matterhorn White - G8003
Color 1: Dark Brown - 10623
Color 2: Tibetan Gold - 10689
Color 3: DK Persimmon - 44467UH

Interior Refurbished in 2016 by Interior Works
Seats 7 (Belted Lav w/ Sliding Wooden Door)
Sheepskin-Covered Crew Seats
Wood Cabinetry and Trim
Light Interior Colors
Foldable Executive Tables
Large Internal Baggage Area


2019: LH engine, contacted traffic cone at night.
2022: New ELT Battery, O2 Hydrostatic Test, L/G blowdown bottle 5 yr. inspection, LH O/H Vacuum Pump.

Inspection Status
Fresh Annual December 2023

Logbooks available upon request. Call for password.
All Specifications Subject to Verification Upon Inspection. Availability Subject to Prior Lease, Sale, or Withdrawal from Market Without Notice.