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Oakland Airport

GPS: 37.730429, -122.211323

 

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Location / Airway

Location / Name

California:  Alameda County
Commonly called Oakland Municipal Airport

GPS: 37.730429, -122.211323

Transcontinenal Airway

Route established September 8, 1920

Pilots Log February 21, 1921,
U. S. Post Office pilots

Contract Air Mail

CAM #18 San Francisco CA-Chicago IL
Route established July 1, 1927
San Francisco-Salt Lake airway
San Francisco-Reno section
Boeing Air Transport awarded CAM #18 on January 28, 1927

CAM #8 San Diego-Seattle
Route established September 15, 1926
Los Angeles-Seattle Airway
Fresno-San Francisco Section
San Francisco-Seattle Airway
San Francisco-Redding Section
Pacific Air Transport July 1, 1927

Links

 Clipped from Oakland Tribune, 17 Sep 1927, SatHome Edition

 

Historical Videos about the Oakland Airport

Produced by the Port of Oakland, these short video clips tell the history of the Oakland Airport from its beginning.  Many old movie clips and photos. Very well done.

Davis-Monthan Aviation Field Register: Oakland, CA Municipal Airport

Articles, maps, and information.

Okland Airport Hotel Then & Now on flickr

 Clipped from Oakland Tribune, 5 Feb 1929, TuePage 4

 

 Clipped from Oakland Tribune, 8 Sep 1929, SunPage 94

 Clipped from Oakland Tribune, 31 Aug 1930, SunPage 4

 Clipped from Oakland Tribune, 22 Mar 1931, SunPage 87

 Clipped from Oakland Tribune, 22 Mar 1931, SunPage 87

 

 

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