This Week in Aviation

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

 

This week in 1941, our home field, the Blue Grass Airport (KLEX) began clearing the land in its current location to construct the airport's first runway.

 

Aerial view of original terminal, then known as Blue Grass Field. (Photo from Blue Grass Airport)

The airport today.

 

You can learn more about the Blue Grass Airport by visiting:

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Blue Grass Airport: An American Aviation Story