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Municipal/Downtown Airport
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TitleMunicipal/Downtown Airport
AbstractPhotos and history of Kansas City's second principal airport established in 1927 known under various names until settling on "Municipal Airport" and "renamed Kansas City Downtown Airport" in 1972 with the establishment of Kansas City International Airport to the north in Platte County. Includes the full text of the dedication speech by pilot Charles Lindbergh at the Hotel President August 17, 1927.
AuthorGeorge R. Bauer
Date1999
SourceA Century of Kansas City Aviation History: The Dreamers and the Doers
LocationMVSC Q 629.1309 B344c
Chapter TitleCow Pastures, Flying Fields, and Real Airports
Page121-127
Local SubjectAirports
Municipal Airport
Downtown Airport
IllustrationsYes
Item TypeBook Section
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Item ID111415
CONTENTdm number5174
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