The Cessna 150 is a two-seat single engined high wing light aircraft of
all-metal construction. Cessna Aircraft Company began in the mid 1950s
with the development of the Model 142, a tricycle-geared two place
trainer. The Model 142 was based on the tail-wheel Model 140. After the
Cessna 142 N34258 was flown first in September 1957, the Model 142 was
renamed Model 150. Production of the Cessna Model 150 started with 122
built during 1959. When production ended in 1977 a total of 23840 were
manufactured. In 1966, Reims Aviation S.A. started production in Reims,
France of a version of the 150 designated the Model F150. Reims Aviation
S.A. built a total of 1758 Reims/Cessna F150 airplanes.
On 24 April 1975, the 1975-built Reims Aviation S.A. built Cessna F.150M Commuter
s/n F15001163 was registered PH-RUD in the Netherlands with Luchtvaartbedrijf De Kempen BV, Budel.
On 8 February 1980, Reims/Cessna PH-RUD was registered with Air Promotion Holland BV, Budel.
On 2 November 1983, the aircraft was registered with VAR Managemenet BV, Waalre, and on 14
September 1984, F.150M PH-RUD was registered with M.A. Piatkowsky. On 2
March 1989, Cessna PH-RUD was registered with Vliegschool Rob van den
Sigtenhorst, Twello. On 8 February 1994, Cessna PH-RUD was registered with Sitraco BV,
Teuge. Since 17 December 2004, Cessna F.150M PH-RUD is registered with
Stella Aviation Charter BV, Teuge.