(U.S. Naval Air Station, North Island)The flat lands beyond have been a part of aviation history since Glenn Curtis founded the first military flying school in America here on January 17, 1911. The Army operated Rockwell Field until January 31, 1939; the Navy commissioned the present air station on November 8, 1917.
|Placed By||State Department of Parks and Recreation in cooperation with the City of Coronado|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, October 27th, 2014 at 1:52am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||11S E 481927 N 3616749|
|Decimal Degrees||32.68830000, -117.19278333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 32° 41.298', W 117° 11.567'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||32° 41' 17.88" N, 117° 11' 34.02" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||619, 858|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 500-502 S O St, Coronado CA 92118, US|
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