Page 27: Fairchild M62B's and Howard DGAl8's on the flight line between
flights. The gas truck has refueled all but the last plane and the
Cadets are in the cockpits getting ready for the next flight. The
trainers are wiped down after every flight....
Page 10: Myrtle Stout, Secretary, in charge of War Training
Service records and Harold Haines, CAA Resident Flight Supervisor,
completing a board action, Isabella Robertson, in charge of student
progress and flight schedules, working on tomorrows...
Leon D. Cuddeback and a Swallow biplane of the type he flew on April 6, 1926 on a maiden flight from Pasco, Washington to Boise, Idaho. The flight for Varney Air Lines launched permanent scheduled air service in this country.
Militias; Flight crews; Air forces; Aircraft; Airplane engines; Airplanes;
Four members of the Air National Guard dressed in flight gear. The men are standing next to a biplane. Left to right: Lieutenant A. H. Bode, Lieutenant Harold Hansen, Captain William G. Foster, Seargent A. G. Hylent.
An old fashioned stage coach once used to deliver mail from Spokane to Pasco pulls up at the air terminal in Pasco. The nostalgic appearance of the stage coach helped lend a festive air to the early morning departure of Varney Air Lines first...