A Cessna 172 is shown on the assembly line at a Cessna plant in 2013. Textron Aviation is moving U.S. sales of its Cessna and Beechcraft piston planes from an authorized distributor model to a factory-direct one.
A Cessna 172 is shown on the assembly line at a Cessna plant in 2013. Textron Aviation is moving U.S. sales of its Cessna and Beechcraft piston planes from an authorized distributor model to a factory-direct one. Jaime Green File photo
A Cessna 172 is shown on the assembly line at a Cessna plant in 2013. Textron Aviation is moving U.S. sales of its Cessna and Beechcraft piston planes from an authorized distributor model to a factory-direct one. Jaime Green File photo