Cessna | Fastest Business Twin - Flying Magazine Oct. 1955

First Businessliner boasting a top speed of over 220 m.p.h., Cessna’s new 5-place 310, with space for 200 lbs. luggage, sets new standards as the…

Fastest Business Twin (circa 1955)

Cessna | Fastest Business Twin - Flying Magazine Oct. 1955

Speed with a purpose

Two 240 h.p. engines give the 310 a cruising speed over 205 m.p.h., make it the fastest executive twin. Airplane’s primary purpose: safe, fast service for businessmen on the go! The all-new 310 carries five passengers over 1,640 miles in a single day,* gives business a new flexibility.

Climbs on one engine

This airplane can climb 380 feet a minute on one engine, fully loaded! Two 50-gal. wing-tip tanks cross-feed to either engine. Even with one tank empty, “trimming out” is easy! 310’s advance design makes it cleanest in its class aerodynamically. Costs only $49,950! See nearest Cessna dealer listed in yellow pages of phone book or write CESSNA AIRCRAFT CO., DEPT. F-9, WICHITA, KANSAS.

Luxury unlimited

Planned for flying comfort, this luxurious all-metal twin has wide, foam-rubber adjustable rear seats, adjustable and reclining front seats. Interior colors match stunning exterior color combinations. 200-lb. luggage compartment is reached through cabin or outside door. Full heating-ventilating system with 8 outlets and defroster.

CESSNA 170, 180, 195, 310 THE COMPLETE AIR FLEET FOR EVERY BUSINESS NEED