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(Newman Collection, Earl K. Long Library, University of New Orleans)

Early Flight in Louisiana

A new book documents the barnstormers, aircraft designers, and airline entrepreneurs who made their mark in the deep South.

General Aviation

After World War II, general aviation leisure flying was more commonplace at the Lake Pontchartrain field, as evidenced by this postwar photograph of an Aeronca aircraft preparing for flight.

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