Program Series: Army Air Service & Royal Flying Corps Airfields

Saturday, September 2, 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Tandy Lecture Hall, Fort Worth Public Library - Central

 

500 W. Third St.
Fort Worth  Texas  76102-7305

Fort Worth and North Texas began its important role in American aviation during WWI with the establishment of military aviation fields, a depot, and other facilities set the foundation for a new era of technological progress that continues to this day.  This presentation will go into detail of how the airfields were built and operation around the area and the long-term impact of aviation on Texas.

Bill Morris, Director, Fort Worth Aviation Museum and Ben Guttery, Collection Manager, Fort Worth Aviation Museum.

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