Texas takes wing : a century of flight in the Lone Star State [E-Book] / by Barbara Ganson.
Ganson, Barbara Anne
First edition.
Austin : University of Texas Press, [2014]
1 online resource (313 pages) : illustrations.
9780292754096 (e-book)
Bridwell Texas history series
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Table of Contents:
  • Flying Takes Off in Texas
  • The Stinson Flying Family of San Antonio and Texas Aviators in the Great War
  • Between the World Wars : Barnstormers
  • Owners and Operators of Flying Services
  • Record Setters and Air Racers
  • Creating a More Connected World
  • Flight Training
  • Texas Air Power during the Second World War
  • Aircraft Designers and Manufacturers
  • Red, White, and Blue All Over : Texas Air Power in the Cold War and the Space Age
  • Epilogue: Aeronautical Achievements, Education, and the Future of Air and Space Travel
  • Appendices.