Milton D. Sills, B.S. Mechanical Engineering, 1955

Vice President, Engineering, Cessna Aircraft Company
1992 DESA Recipient
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Milton D. Sills was a pioneer of business jet aircraft. He made invaluable contributions to the development of Cessna’s Citation aircraft fleet, one of the most successful business aircraft fleets in the world.


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