1916 Sopwith Pup
1917 Rumpler C.V
1918 Curtiss JN4D
1918 Fokker Dr.I
1926 Winstead
1928 Monocoupe
1929 Star Cavalier B
1930 Great Lakes
1930 Star Cavalier E
1931 Bird Biplane
1932 Pietenpol
1932 Taylor E2 Cub
1936 Aeronca C3
1949 Cessna 195
WWII Pilot Trainer
Ford Model A
Ford Model TT



Photo by Carl Hess

Country: USA Wingspan: 36' 2"
Year: 1949 Length: 27' 4"
Engine: Jacobs R-755 Radial Cruise Speed: 155 mph
Horsepower: 275 Gross Weight: 3350 lbs.
Quantity Mfg: 890
The Cessna 190/195 series of airplanes were produced between 1947 and 1954. The "Businessliner" was the last of the United States produced cabin class airplanes with a radial engine. With seating for five adults this was Cessna's version of the modern corporate airplane. This 195 was purchased new by the Big Chief Drilling Company of Oklahoma and used as a company aircraft. It changed owners many times until it was severely damaged in a take off accident in 1980, then left abandoned. Acquired in 1985, it took four years to restore to its present condition.



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