Single prototype XC-12 low-wing stressed-skin transport (2 x 525-hp Cyclone) built 1933 by Safety Aircraft. Designer, funding and builders were Greek.
Capital Aircraft Corp. incorporated Detroit 1928 to produce 2-seat Capital Air Trainer monoplane.
Capital Helicopter Corp. Built light helicopters based on Hoppi-Copter 1954-5.
Capitol Aviation Inc. built Capair light aircraft 1961.
Capitol Copter Corp. built single-seat cabin autogyro 1959.
CARLSON AIRCRAFT INC In addition to the Skycycle and newly added Criquet, Carlson also markets the Sparrow series of ultralight aircraft and a replacement wing for Baby Great Lakes and…
Carma Manufacturing Co. built light aircraft 1957-9.
CAM Special aerobatic monoplane flew 1981.
Walter Carr designed racers 1924 and 1927 and gave own name to 1932 Carr Racer (OX-5, then Warner 110-hp).
Carson Helicopters specialized in rebuilds of Bell and Hiller machines, with more power and (47G) 4 seats.
Carstedt Inc., Long Beach, produced Jet Liner 600, stretched 19-passenger turboprop conversion of D.H.104 Dove, flown 1966.
CARTERCOPTERS LLC Company founded in 1994 by Jay Carter, who previously worked on design of the Bell XV-15 tiltrotor. CarterCopters has produced a flying prototype of what in anticipates will…
Long-lived programme for small racer, Cassutt Special I flown by airline captain Tom Cassutt 1954; won National championship 1958. In 1959 he completed even smaller Special II. In 1979 Cassutts…
Cavalier Aircraft Corp. succeeded Trans-Florida 1967, taking over same business and facilities. Developed P-51 Mustang into Cavalier 2000 2-seater with tip tanks. Under USAF contract built F-51D Mustangs for MAP…
Cavenaugh Aviation, Houston, Texas, produces Cargoliner conversions of Mitsubishi MU-2/Marquise.
Central States Aero Co. Inc. formed Davenport, Iowa, January 1927, to produce Monocoupe small side-by-side cabin monoplane designed by Don A. Luscombe. Trickle-built with 60-hp Air Cat 5-cylinder engine, a…
Central-Lamson Corp. built light aircraft 1953-4.
CESSNA AIRCRAFT COMPANY (Subsidiary of Textron Inc) Founded by late Clyde V Cessna 1911; incorporated 7 September 1927; acquired by General Dynamics as wholly owned subsidiary 1985; acquisition by Textron…
Chadwick Helicopters built C-122S single-seat helicopter 1990.
Russell Chambers built R-1 Chambermaid race 1938, with Menasco Pirate, retractable gear and 13ft 8in span.
Champion Aircraft Corp. formed at Osceola, Wisconsin, to build Model 7 Champion 2-seater, rights being purchased from Aeronca June 1954. Led to Traveler, Tri-Traveler, Sky-Trac, Challenger, Citabria and twin-engined Lancer.…
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