DC-3 aircraft at Lunken Airport   Save
Ohio Guide Photographs
Description: The aircraft shown in the photograph are a pair American Airlines DC-3s parked at Lunken Airport. Lunken Airport was established in 1925 by Dixie Davis, a fight instructor. The formal dedication of Lunken Airport took place in 1930. The airport was also home to the Embry-Riddle Company, which was granted one of the first U.S. air mail contracts. Embry- Riddle eventually became American Airlines. View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: SA1039AV_B01F01_002
Subjects: Transportation--Ohio--History.; Airports; Airplanes; Flight
Places: Cincinnati (Ohio); Hamilton County (Ohio)