This aircraft is IFR capable and is primarily used for cross-country flights and instrument rating instruction. The aircraft has spacious room for four adults with a separate baggage compartment. N55044 will carry 953 pounds. Full fuel uses 300 pounds, leaving 653 pounds available for pilot, passengers, and baggage. Cruising speed at full weight and 75% power is approximately 130-135 miles per hour. N55044 has twin Bendix/King flip-flop NAV/COMMS with glideslope, and ADF, DME, and standby vacuum. The interior has been recently redone.
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