THIS EVENT IS IN THE PAST!
Lecture- The Fall and Rise of Carrier Aviation: 1946-1956
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, 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)