Richards Flying Field

Richards Flying Field (HM2LBR)

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N 38° 59.686', W 94° 28.569'

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Army Air Corps Reserve Field and first Kansas City, Mo., air terminal, 1922. First air mail flight, Chicago-Kansas City-Dallas, May 12, 1926. Named for Lt. John F. Richards II, first Kansas City air service death, Europe, World War I. Renamed Ong Airport, 1943.
Year Placed1979
Placed ByRaytown Historical Society
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Date Added Monday, September 30th, 2019 at 5:02am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 372165 N 4317232
Decimal Degrees38.99476667, -94.47615000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 59.686', W 94° 28.569'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 59' 41.16" N, 94° 28' 34.14" W
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