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TWA Ford Tri-Motor with Air Mail at Municipal Airport

Photograph of Transcontinental & Western Air employees loading air mail into a Ford 5-AT-B Tri-Motor airplane, NC9606, at Municipal Airport.

TWA Douglas DC-3 and DC-3B Airplanes at Municipal Airport

Photograph of two Douglas DC-3 and two Douglas DC-3B airplanes parked outside of the Transcontinental & Western Air hangar at Municipal Airport.

TWA Douglas DC-2-112 Airplane at Municipal Airport

Photograph of a Douglas DC-2-112 airplane owned by Transcontinental & Western Air flying parked at the Municipal Airport. This vantage point faces west-southwest with the Intercity Viaduct and downtown Kansas City, Kansas is pictured in the background.

TWA DC-1 Airplane at Municipal Airport

Photograph of the DC-1-109 airplane, R223Y, owned by Transcontinental & Western Air parked by the hanger at the Municipal Airport. This airplane was the prototype for the Douglas DC-2. The fuselage shows "Transcontinental Record, Los Angeles - New York, 11 HR. 5 MIN. Apr. 30, 1935."

TWA Boeing 307B Stratoliner at Municipal Airport

Photograph of a Boeing 307B Stratoliner airplane under construction in the Transcontinental & Western Air hangar at Municipal Airport.

TWA Airplane Hanger at Municipal Airport

Photograph of three Douglas DC-2 airplanes parked outside of the Transcontinental & Western Air, Inc. airplane hangar at the Municipal Airport. This vantage point faces southeast towards the Hannibal Bridge and downtown Kansas City in the background.

TWA Administrative Office

Photograph of the Transcontinental and Western Air employees at the TWA administrative office at Municipal Airport.

TWA Administrative Office

Photograph of the Transcontinental and Western Air employees at the TWA administrative office at Municipal Airport.

Transcontinental Air Transport (TAT) Employees by Fueling Truck

Photograph of two Transcontinental Air Transport (TAT) employees posed by TAT Fueling Truck No. 22 at Municipal Airport. TAT merged with Transcontinental and Western Air (TWA) in 1930.

Tractor Pulling TWA Douglas DC-2-112 Skyliner Airplane

Photograph of a Transcontinental and Western Air employee using a tractor to pull a Douglas DC-2-112 Skyliner, NC13790, airplane back into its hangar at Municipal Airport.

Rearwin Ken-Royce 2000-CO Airplane

Photograph of a Rearwin Ken-Royce 2000-C biplane, reg. #NC12579, constructed by Rearwin Airplanes Inc., Fairfax, Kansas City, Kansas.

Passenger Station, Night View, Kansas City Municipal Airport

Postcard looking west towards the Kansas City Municipal Airport passenger station at night.