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THIS EVENT IS IN THE PAST!

Lecture- The Fall and Rise of Carrier Aviation: 1946-1956

Glenn Curtiss flying over the Hotel del Coronado. Photograph from the collection at the Coronado Museum of History & Art.

Above: Glenn Curtiss flying over the Hotel del Coronado. Photograph from the collection at the Coronado Museum of History & Art.

What brought about the near-extinction of carrier aviation and what brought it back in the jet age?

Karl Zingheim (Pdf) returns to the Coronado Historical Association to present a topic he’s been researching that enlighten us to the development of carrier aviation.

Karl Zingheim, a graduate of the Naval Academy and Staff Historian at the USS Midway Museum will present his research in a lecture illustrated with historical photos from the collections of the USS Midway Museum and the Coronado Museum of History and Art.

For reservations, please call CHA Office, 619-435-7242.

Date & Time: April 10, 2 p.m.
Location: 1100 Orange Avenue, Coronado, CA 92118-3407 Get Directions (Google Map)

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