Flying Four-by-Fours

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Four-cylinder, four-place piston singles
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From Beechcraft, the Musketeer line filled this the four-seat, simple-aircraft role.
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Though some piston-engine singles perported to have six seats, this cutaway mockup shows the rearmost two were fit for small children and dolls, at best.
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Cessna dominates the fleet in this category with its Model 172 Skyhawk and 182 Skylanes, all built in the high-wing, fixed-gear tradition.