Two things made it unique among other training aircraft: its carburetor and its engine.
“A friend of mine asked me if I would fly with him to Greenville. I told him it would take me 30 days to get ready to fly to Greenville — we’d might as well walk!”
“Instantly, a smile covered my face. I looked to where my instructor usually sits to find an empty seat.” There are no words to describe this overwhelming sense of accomplishment.”