themanonfive:

Amelia Earhart returns to her alma mater, Hyde Park High School, in 1928 after crossing the Atlantic. She graduated from the school in 1916. 

themanonfive:

Amelia Earhart returns to her alma mater, Hyde Park High School, in 1928 after crossing the Atlantic. She graduated from the school in 1916. 

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themanonfive:

"The plane famed aviator Charles Lindbergh flew before making his Atlantic crossing, hung over the Jackson Boulevard entrance of the Federal Building" (1927)               

themanonfive:

"The plane famed aviator Charles Lindbergh flew before making his Atlantic crossing, hung over the Jackson Boulevard entrance of the Federal Building" (1927)               

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humanoidhistory:

Sailors walking a blimp out of a hangar on the North Island Naval Air Station, San Diego, California, circa 1920.

humanoidhistory:

Sailors walking a blimp out of a hangar on the North Island Naval Air Station, San Diego, California, circa 1920.

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retronauthq:

1923: Floating Mooring Mast Proposed as Way Station for Airships
Source

retronauthq:

1923: Floating Mooring Mast Proposed as Way Station for Airships


Source

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humanoidhistory:

U.S. Navy biplane flying over Silver Strand Beach, California, March 22, 1928.
(Calisphere)

humanoidhistory:

U.S. Navy biplane flying over Silver Strand Beach, California, March 22, 1928.

(Calisphere)

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humanoidhistory:

The airship USS Los Angeles in Panama, 1929. (via)

humanoidhistory:

The airship USS Los Angeles in Panama, 1929. (via)

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A WASP trainee taking flight at Avenger Field, photo from the classbook for WASP classes 43-4 & 43-5.

A WASP trainee taking flight at Avenger Field, photo from the classbook for WASP classes 43-4 & 43-5.


“A pilot of the U.S. Women’s Air Force Service at Avenger Field, Texas, in 1943” by Peter Stackpole (via LIFE)

“A pilot of the U.S. Women’s Air Force Service at Avenger Field, Texas, in 1943” by Peter Stackpole (via LIFE)

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namelessin314:

United States Planes in World War II. Illus by Herbert Townsend, from America, the Story of Our Country, 1951

namelessin314:

United States Planes in World War II. Illus by Herbert Townsend, from America, the Story of Our Country, 1951

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karidevereaux:

1960s: Pacific Southwest Airlines

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