Cessna Aircraft Co. History & Info

  • February 2012

    The old saying, “You can take the boy out of the country, but you can’t take the country out of the boy,” was certainly true of Clyde V. Cessna.

    Raised in south central Kansas, he soon learned how clever he was with mechanical devices and began working for an implement/auto dealer.

  • January 2005

    The old saying, “You can take the boy out of the country, but you can’t take the country out of the boy,” was certainly true of Clyde V. Cessna.

    Raised in South Central Kansas, he soon learned how clever he was with mechanical devices and began working for an implement/auto dealer.