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121. Municipal Airport Municipal Airport Kansas City's Municipal Airport opened in 1927. Two planes landed on August 17, 1927. The first one marked the first official landing of a passenger plane. It arrived from Richards Field carrying Chamber...

122. Municipal Airport Municipal Airport August 15, 1955 The office of aviation at the City Hall says to its knowledge no fatality on any airline (private or commercial) has ever occurred on the Municipal Airport grounds (January 1955). William Atcheson of Tulsa,...

123. Municipal Airport and Airplanes on Ground Municipal Airport and Airplanes on Ground Aircraft on ground with main terminal building in background.

124. Municipal Airport and Downtown Skyline Municipal Airport and Downtown Skyline circa 1960s Aerial view looking south to downtown Kansas City showing Municipal Airport terminal buildings and parking lot. Airplanes sit on the taxiway. Broadway Bridge spans the Missouri River on the right. Harlem...

125. Municipal Airport and Skyline Municipal Airport and Skyline circa 1940s Distant view of airport with Kansas City skyline in background.

126. Municipal Airport and Skyline Municipal Airport and Skyline Distant view of airport with Kansas City skyline in background.

127. Municipal Airport Anniversary Celebration Municipal Airport Anniversary Celebration circa 1957 Unidentified speakers at podium and crowd scene at the airport's 30th anniversary celebration.

128. Municipal Airport Dedication Municipal Airport Dedication 1927-08-17 Lou Holland, Conrad Mann and other unidentified people at airport dedication.

129. Municipal Airport Dedication Municipal Airport Dedication 1927-08-17 Unidentified people at airport dedication.

130. Municipal Airport Future Site Municipal Airport Future Site circa 1920 Aerial view of New Richards Field which soon became known as Municipal Airport. Shows biplanes on the ground and the second Hannibal Bridge.

131. Municipal Airport Information Booths Municipal Airport Information Booths 1959-05-06 Interior view of Municipal Airport showing the Trans World Airline information area and other information booths.

132. Municipal Airport Survey Municipal Airport Survey January/19/1927 Report made and submitted by the Air Corps Reserve Officers Association of Greater Kansas City. This survey was given to Lou E. Holland, who in turn presented it to the Native Sons, October 1, 1952. It...

133. Municipal Airport Survey of Air Corps Reserve Officers Association of Greater Kansas City Municipal Airport Survey of Air Corps Reserve Officers Association of Greater Kansas City January/19/1927 Report by Lou Holland, a local engraver and aviation promoter, on the selection of "the most suitable tract of land that can be used for a permanent Municipal Airport to serve Greater Kansas City."

134. Municipal Airport Terminal Building Municipal Airport Terminal Building circa 1940s Full frontal and side view of the second terminal building with a TWA plane to the left, looking northeast.

135. Municipal Airport Terminal Building Municipal Airport Terminal Building circa 1940 Full frontal view of the second terminal building.

136. Municipal Airport Terminal Building Municipal Airport Terminal Building circ 1950s Full frontal view of terminal building and parking lot full of cars.

137. Municipal Airport Terminal Building and Downtown Skyline Municipal Airport Terminal Building and Downtown Skyline Looking southeast, airport's terminal building with Kansas City skyline in background and TWA plane on the tarmac.

138. Municipal Airport Terminal Building Groundbreaking Ceremony Municipal Airport Terminal Building Groundbreaking Ceremony 1929-06-26 Three individuals stand on a platform to christen a tri-motor airplane, "The Kansas City," at a Municipal Airport terminal building groundbreaking. The individuals include Eleanor Beach, daughter of Kansas...

139. Municipal Airport Terminal Building Groundbreaking Ceremony Municipal Airport Terminal Building Groundbreaking Ceremony 1929-06-26 Henry McElroy, Jr., Eleanor Beach (mayor's daughter), and other unidentified people on raised platform and surrounding crowd at groundbreaking for the new terminal building, or as it was called then, airport...

140. Municipal Airport Terminal Building Groundbreaking Ceremony Municipal Airport Terminal Building Groundbreaking Ceremony 1929-06-26 Henry McElroy, Jr., Eleanor Beach (mayor's daughter), and other unidentified people on raised platform and surrounding crowd at groundbreaking for the new terminal building, or as it was called then, airport...