Posted Jun 19,PM. Post photographs of your city's airport s from the earlier days of aviation. The beginnings of Meigs Field in Chicago
Postcards are an important medium in telling stories of the past. They are historical masterpieces, showing life at points in time. Commercial aviation has been a popular subject of picture postcards for decades, showing us how airlines, airports, airliners and passengers looked at differing points in time.
Rogers Airport opened in with an unpaved foot east-west runway lined with an assortment of odd buildings including a general office and a line of hangars, seen in the photo above. Rogers airfield is believed to have closed at some point between and It was no longer included on the street map of our area.
Historic Memphis Airport Their first task was to choose a site for the airport. They chose Ward Farm, a acre tract located 7 miles from Downtown, where there was room for future growth.
Facebook Twitter Email. LAX started life as an empty field; now it regularly charts as one of the world's busiest airports. It was Charles Lindbergh's groundbreaking transatlantic flight of that convinced Los Angeles officials of the need for an airport in the City of Angels.
Today we have an aerial of the airport on Swan Island and Mocks Bottom. This images was taken on February 7, View this image in Efiles by clicking here.
Wanted to enjoy a royal break. And here it was. From welcoming to the drop at the airport it had the royal feeling.