First flight of the Cessna CH-1 Skyhook

Saturday, July 31, 1954



The Cessna CH-1 was the only helicopter built by the Cessna Aircraft Company. The exact date in July of the first flight is not known. The company announced that it would cease production of the Skyhook on Dec 26, 1962.

See AHS Calendar July 2014 for more details.


Aircraft related to this milestone
Cessna CH-1 Skyhook