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Low Wing Aircraft Versus High Wing Aircraft

A quick look at any general aviation airport will show you that all single engine aircraft are either high wing or low wing designs. For pilots, each design has its advantages and drawbacks. High wing aircraft have been popular since the beginning of general aviation. This design is prominent in early Piper aircraft, most Cessnas, and many newer, light sport aircraft. It provides pilots and passengers with an unobstructed view of the ground, as well as protection from the elements [...]

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