College Park

College Park (HM2D15)

Location: Oxon Hill, MD 20745 Prince George's County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 47.559', W 77° 1.454'

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The College Park Airport — the world's oldest continuously operating airport — was founded by the Wright Brothers in 1909 as the first flying school for military aviators. In accordance with their Army contract, Wilbur trained the first military pilots here.

An aviation museum at the airport includes a display of unique aircraft and tells their story of flight from the Wright Brothers to today.
HM NumberHM2D15
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Date Added Monday, December 24th, 2018 at 1:02pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 324199 N 4295713
Decimal Degrees38.79265000, -77.02423333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 47.559', W 77° 1.454'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 47' 33.54" N, 77° 1' 27.24" W
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Area Code(s)301, 240
Closest Postal AddressAt or near I-95, Oxon Hill MD 20745, US
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