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B-36D No. 93 in flight

Description: Photograph of the Convair B-36 in flight. Also known as the Peacemaker, this plane was a strategic bomber built by Convair for the US Air Force. The B-36 had the biggest wingspan of any bomber ever built.
Date: August 16, 1950
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

B-36D No. 93 in flight

Description: Photograph of the Convair B-36 in flight. Also known as the Peacemaker, this plane was a strategic bomber built by Convair for the US Air Force. The B-36 had the biggest wingspan of any bomber ever built.
Date: August 16, 1950
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[Girdler talking into a microphone]

Description: Photograph of Mr. Girdler (with mic) and Mr. Halifax talking to Mr. Newman who is in the air on the initial flight of a B-24 in April 17, 1942.
Date: April 17, 1942
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[Cal Rodgers in Vin Fiz Flyer]

Description: Photograph of Cal Rodgers in the Vin Fiz Flyer, the plane he flew across the continental United States in 1911. The plane is on the ground, and a group of people watches from behind.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Marfa Public Library

Medical Facts for Pilots

Description: This pamphlet gives an overview of information for pilots to maintain good health and recognize warning signs of problems they might face specific to flying.
Date: July 1972
Creator: Siegel, Peter V. & Mohler, Stanley R.
Item Type: Book
Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library