Aviation in the Fox Valley
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This week the Appleton Historical Society had our regular monthly meeting. Just in time for EAA, the topic was the history of aviation in the Fox Valley. Ken Syring presented a terrific overview of the development of airlines and airports in the Appleton area. I learned the current airport is actually the third one. I never knew there was one at the corner of Ballard and OO. We have some photos of the first, the George F. Whiting airport included in Fox Valley Memory. I hope to find some of the second airport to add to FVM soon. Thanks Ken for the great program!
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