Walker Airport Near Windsor, Ont., Canada



(Click to View Larger Image)
Walker Airport Near Windsor, Ont., Canada
Publisher: Windsor News Co.
Date: 1930
Type(s): Postcard
Language: English
Identifier(s): 129980
Notes: c. 1930; "This site was donated by the Walker interests of Walkerville, Ont., and is reputed to be one of the finest airports in Canada. From here was started the flight from Windsor, Ont., to Windsor, England, as well as record trips from Windsor to Mexico and Cuba. The site is being used for instructing future aviators of the district."; the airport opened on September 8th, 1928; the hangar was a "Truscon Standard Steel Hangar".
Subject(s): Airports
Walker Airport (Windsor)
Airplanes
Windsor Airport
Truscon Steel Company (Detroit)
Travel
Place(s): Windsor (Ontario)
Walkerville (Ontario)
Rights: Public Domain
Repository: University of Windsor. Leddy Library
Tiff Image: Click to download original TIFF image