The history of Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport reaches back to at least 1925, when the mayor signed a lease committing to the city to developing an airfield on an abandoned auto racetrack. 'The infield of the old racetrack had been used as a landing site for many years prior to 1925,' notes the ATL website. Ha
Vintage postcard of LAX. From the back: "Top - Artist's rendition of the Skyhigh Restaurant & Cocktail Lounge, at the fabulous "Jet Age" International Air Terminal in Los Angeles, CA. This is the world's most modern and busiest air terminal. Bottom - Convair, Jet 880 Transport." Circa early 1960s.