Stinson Reliant Airplane – 1936

Stinson Reliant Airplane – 1936

Photo taken by Louis C. McGowan at Hillsgrove Airport in Warwick R.I., on February 22, 1936.

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Stinson Reliant
Hillsgrove Airport
February 22, 1936

 

Stinson Tri-Motor – 1936

Stinson Tri-Motor Airplane – 1936

     Photo taken by Louis C. McGowan at Hillsgrove Airport in Warwick, R.I., on August 3, 1936.

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Stinson Tri-Motor
Hillsgrove Airport
August 3, 1936

 

Fairchild 22 C7F Aircraft – 1936

Fairchild 22 C7F Aircraft – 1936

With Warner 145 engine.

     Photo taken by Louis C. McGowan, August 16, 1936.

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Fairchild 22 C7F
August 16, 1936

 

Travel Air 2000 Aircraft – 1937

Travel Air 2000 Aircraft – 1937

Taken by Louis C. McGowan at the former Smithfield, R.I., Airport in 1937.

Travel Air 2000
Smithfield, R.I., Airport
1937

 

Kittyhawk Airplane – 1935

 

Kittyhawk Airplane – 1935

Taken by Louis C. McGowan – 1935

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Kittyhawk Airplane
Providence Airport
Seekonk, Mass. – 1935
(Providence Airport was in Seekonk.)

 

Taylor Cub Airplane – 1937

Taylor Cub Airplane – 1937 

Photo credit: Louis C. McGowan

Taken in Framingham, Massachusetts in 1937

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Fairchild 24C Airplane – 1936

Fairchild 24c Airplane

     Photo taken by Louis C. McGowan, February 22, 1936, at Hillsgrove Airport in Warwick, Rhode Island. 

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Fairchild 24C
Hillsgrove Airport, R.I.
February 22, 1936

 

 

Burlington Vermont Municipal Airport

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Old Postcard View Of Burlington Airport

Old Postcard View Of Burlington Airport

Vintage Post Card View Of Burlington, Vermont, Municipal Airport

Vintage Post Card View Of Burlington, Vermont, Municipal Airport

Post Card View Of Municipal Airtort, Burlington, Vermont

Post Card View  OF Burlington Airport

Post Card View OF Burlington Airport

South County (R.I.) Balloon Festival – 2014

Balloon At Sunset -  South County Balloon Festival - 2014

Balloon At Sunset – South County Balloon Festival – 2014

Smithfield, R.I. Airport – 1932

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The original hangar at the Smithfield R.I. Airport which opened in 1932. Bryant University now occupies this land.

The original hangar at the Smithfield R.I. Airport which opened in 1932. Bryant University now occupies this land.

RICON Airport Original Building

RICON Airport original Hangar, Coventry, Rhode Island

RICON Airport original Hangar, Coventry, Rhode Island

Vintage Piper Cub Airplane

Vintage Piper cub Airplane, RICON Airport, Coventry, R.I.

Vintage Piper Cub Airplane, RICON Airport, Coventry, R.I.

RICON Airport Planes – 2008

Planes at RICON Airport - 2008

Planes at RICON Airport – 2008

RICON Airport – Coventry, R.I.

View of the first hangar at RICON Airport (2008) located in Coventry, R.I.

View of the first hangar at RICON Airport (2008) located in Coventry, R.I.

Seaplane – Westerly, R.I.,

Seaplane – Westerly, Rhode Island

     A vintage post card view of a seaplane in Watch Hill Cove, Westerly, Rhode Island. 

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Balloon Ascension, Brockton, Mass. – c. 1910

Balloon Ascension, Brockton, Massachusetts – Circa 1910

Vintage Postcard View Of Brockton, Mass., Balloon Ascension

Bangor Airport, Maine

Bangor Airport,

Bangor, Maine

The airport opened as Godfrey Field in 1921.

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Old postcard view of Bangor Airport, Bangor, Maine.

Old postcard view of Bangor Airport, Bangor, Maine.

 

 

New Haven Airport, CT

New Haven Airport

New Haven, Connecticut

New Haven, Connecticut - 1931

New Haven, Connecticut – 1931

Early Post Card View Of New Haven Airport

Early Post Card View Of New Haven Airport

Roy Knabenshue’s Airship – 1907

Roy Knebenshue’s Airship

Brockton, Massachusetts – 1907

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A 1907 postcard view of Roy Knabenshue's airship

A 1907 postcard view of Roy Knabenshue’s airship

Brockton Fair Postcard Roy Knabenshue

Brockton Fair Postcard

Roy Knabenshue

Worcester, Mass. Airship Postcard – 1910

Worcester, Massachusetts Airship Postcard – 1910 

 

Capt Baldwin

 

 

 

East Boston Airport

East Boston Airport

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Vintage Post Card View Of East Boston Airport

Vintage Post Card View Of East Boston Airport

Portland Maine Municipal Airport

Portland, Maine Municipal Airport

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Post Card View Of Portland, Maine,  Municipal Airport

Post Card View Of Portland, Maine,
Municipal Airport

The Hazzard Shoe Flying Corporation

The Hazzard Shoe Flying Corporation

Old Orchard Beach, Maine

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Post Card View of The Hazzard Shoe Flying Corp.

Post Card View of The Hazzard Shoe Flying Corp.

 

Seaplane At Rockland Maine – 1940s

Vintage post card showing a seaplane at Rockland, Maine.

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rockland-maine-sea-plane-1940

 

Rockland Maine

Providence Airport – Seekonk, MA

Providence Airport – Seekonk, Massachusetts

     The former Providence Airport, built about 1929 to service the City of Providence, Rhode Island, was actually located on Fall River Avenue, (Route 6) in the neighboring town of Seekonk, Massachusetts. 

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(Also note Pothier Field in Warwick, R.I., indicated on map.)  

1930 Map Of The Providence Airport in Seekonk, Massachusetts.

1930 Map Of The Providence Airport in Seekonk, Massachusetts.

 

Logan Airport – Vintage Views

Logan Airport – Boston, Massachusetts

Vintage Views 

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Vintage Post Card View Of Boston's Logan Airport

Vintage Post Card View Of Boston’s Logan Airport

Vintage Post Card View Of  Logan International Airport

Vintage Post Card View Of
Logan International Airport

Curtis Condor Aircraft – 1930

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A Curtis Condor - 1930

A Curtis Condor – 1930

Vintage View Groton Connecticut Airport

Vintage View Of The Groton, Connecticut, Airport

Vintage Post Card View Of Groton, Conn. Airport

Vintage Post Card View Of Groton, Conn. Airport

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Hyannis Airport – Cape Cod, Massachusetts

Hyannis Airport – Cape Cod, Massachusetts

     The airport opened n 1928.  It was expanded and used by the military during World War II.   Although located in the town of Hyannis, Massachusetts, today it is known as Barnstable Municipal Airport.  

Vintage Post Card View Of Hyannis Airport Hyannis, Massachusetts - Cape Cod

Vintage Post Card View Of Hyannis Airport
Hyannis, Massachusetts – Cape Cod

Postcard view showing a Northeast Airlines plane.

Postcard view showing a Northeast Airlines plane.

Municipal Airport – Caribou, Maine

     Municipal Airport – Caribou, Maine  

Vintage Post Card View Of The Municipal Airport.  Caribou, Maine

Vintage Post Card View Of The Municipal Airport.
Caribou, Maine

 

 

Vintage Hillsgrove R.I. Airport Post Cards

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Hillsgrove Airport Dedication

Hillsgrove Airport Dedication

 

Green dedication of airport

 

Vintage Hillsgrove Airport Postcard. Today known as T.F. Green State Airport - Warwick, R.I.

Vintage Hillsgrove Airport Postcard.
Today known as T.F. Green State Airport – Warwick, R.I.

 

Old Airport Terminal at T.F. Green Airport, Warwick, R.I.  (Replaced by Current Terminal.)

Old Airport Terminal at T.F. Green Airport, Warwick, R.I.
(Replaced by Current Terminal.)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Martha’s Vineyard Airport

Martha’s Vineyard Airport

Massachusetts

     The airport was opened in 1942 as an auxiliary air field for the U.S. Navy to train pilots for overseas duty.  After the war it was used for civilian aviation.

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Vintage Post Card View Of Martha's Vineyard Airport

Vintage Post Card View Of

Martha’s Vineyard Airport

Vintage Post Card View Of Martha's Vineyard Airport

Vintage Post Card View Of

Martha’s Vineyard Airport

Postcard view of a Northeast Airlines plane at Martha's Vineyard.

Postcard view of a Northeast Airlines plane at Martha’s Vineyard.

Brainard Field, Hartford, CT.

Brainard Field – Hartford, Connecticut

     Today known as Hartford-Brainard Airport, located three miles from Downtown Hartford, Connecticut.

     The airfield opened in 1921, and is said to the the first municipal airfield in the United States.

     Charles Lindbergh landed the Spirit of St. Louis here after making his world famous transatlantic flight in 1927. 

 

Early Post Card View Of Brainard Field,  Hartford, Connecticut

Early Post Card View Of Brainard Field,
Hartford, Connecticut

Linen Post Card Brainard Field, Connecticut

Linen Post Card Brainard Field, Connecticut

Former T.F. Green Airport Terminal, R.I.

Former Airport Terminal at T.F. Green Airport, Warwick, R.I. (Replaced by Current Terminal.)

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Vintage St. Johnsbury, Vermont, Airport

Vintage St. Johnsbury, Vermont, Airport

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St. Johnsbury Airport Dedication Postal Cover

St. Johnsbury Airport Dedication Postal Cover

1930s Post Card View Of  St. Johnsbury, Vt. Airport

1930s Post Card View Of
St. Johnsbury, Vt. Airport

 

 

 

Vintage Claremont, N.H. Airport

Vintage Claremont, New Hampshire, Airport

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1930s Post Card View Of The  Claremont, New Hampshire, Airport.

1930s Post Card View Of The
Claremont, New Hampshire, Airport.

Vintage Concord, N.H. Airport

Concord, New Hampshire, Airport

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1930s Post Card View Of  Concord, New Hampshire, Airport.

1930s Post Card View Of
Concord, New Hampshire, Airport.

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