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Los Angeles International Air Meet Photos – 1910

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Stunning images from the 1910 Los Angeles International Air Meet. The historic week long event took place at Dominguez Field in Los Angeles. The meet lasted from January 10 to January 20, 1910, and was the first of its kind in the United States.

 

1910 Los Angeles Air Show Charles F. Willard Curtiss "Golden Flyer"

Pilot Charles F. Willard brings his Curtiss “Golden Flyer” in for a safe landing. The plane’s flying speed was approximately 40 mph.

 

Another amazing shot. The man in the airplane is French aviator, Louis Paulhan.

 

1910 air meet Louis Paulhan and his wife

Spectators exchange waves with pilot Louis Paulhan and his wife as they fly overhead in their Farman biplane. (LAPL 00007888)

 

Ezra Meeker Los Angeles Air Meet 1910

Ezra Meeker, pioneer of the Oregon Trail, was one of the celebrities who attended the 1910 Los Angeles International Air Meet. He is sitting in the covered wagon. Louis Paulhan flies overhead.

 

Antique Aviation FIRST 1900s Los Angeles AIR SHOW
from the 1910 Los Angeles International Air Meet at Domingues Field. Bizarre Los Angeles.

 

Dirigible Los Angeles 1910 Air Meet
A rare glimpse at the week long historic event at Dominguez Field in 1910.

 

BLA_fb 1910 Los Angeles AIR SHOW

 

dominguez field Air Meet 1910

Another breathtaking view from the Los Angeles International Air Meet at Dominguez Field in 1910. Source: Water and Power. org

 

1910 Los Angeles AIR SHOW

A dirigible manned by two pilots at the Los Angeles Air Meet in 1910.

 

A balloon with a Los Angeles Examiner banner.

 

1910 Los Angeles International Air Meet

 

1910 Los Angeles International Air Meet

 

Romantic Moment 1910 Los Angeles Air Meet

 

Romantic Moment 1910 Los Angeles International Air Meet

A romantic moment captured at Dominguez Field.

 

A balloon in flight at the Los Angeles International Air Meet in 1910 at Dominguez Field.

 

Antique Aviation FIRST 1900 Los Angeles AIR SHOW

A balloon in flight above Dominguez Field.

 

Balloon failure

A balloon failure at the 1910 Air Meet.

 

A dramatic view from the Los Angeles International Air Meet at Dominguez Field in 1910. Bizarre Los Angeles

Los Angeles International Air Meet 1910

A mishap on the field.

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