April 26, 1963
Mid-Hudson Airlines treated representatives of The Miscellany News to a 20-minute ride in a four-seat Cessna airplane. Pilot Steve Richardson circled the Cessna over the campus. “From a vantage point of 1,600 feet,” wrote a reporter, “Vassar College looks like a group of toy buildings in a child’s model train set.”
The Dutchess County Airport offered regularly schedule flights, flying lessons at $15 an hour, charter service and limousine service.