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    • Arizona Highways, July 1988

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, July 1988

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 PRESCOTT’S FRONTIER DAYS by Dennis B. Farrell. Rodeo, now one of America’s most popular spectator sports, got a rousing start 100 years ago this month in...
    • Arizona Highways, August 1931

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, August 1931

      Contents:
      3. What Is the Seven Per Cent System? by H.C. Hatcher, Statistical Engineer.
      4. Training of Patrol Insures Efficient Operation, by F.G. Yoder, Inspector, California Patrol.
      5. Supply...
    • Stearman Trainer Aircraft

    • Swope, John
    • Stearman aircraft; World War II; Thunderbird Field I; Boeing;
    • The Boeing Model 75 military trainer, which was designed for the U.S. Army and Navy, was the aircraft of choice at Thunderbird Field. The plane became known as the "Stearman" trainer, after aircraft engineer and designer Lloyd Carlton Stearman, a...
    • Stearman Airplanes Inside Hangar at Thunderbird Field No. 1 (Glendale, Ariz.)

    • Swope, John
    • Stearman airplanes; Flight training--Arizona; Flight training--United States; Thunderbird Field No. 1 (Glendale, Ariz.); Thunderbird Field No. 1 airfield--(Glendale, Ariz.)--history
    • A few Stearman airplanes can be seen inside a hangar at Thunderbird Field No. 1. An image of the hangar is reflected in a pool of water in front of the hangar, probably from a recent monsoon.
    • Stearman Airplanes Refueling at Thunderbird Field No. 1 (Glendale, Ariz.)

    • Unknown
    • Stearman airplanes; Flight training--Arizona; Flight training--United States; Thunderbird Field No. 1 (Glendale, Ariz.); Thunderbird Field No. 1 airfield--(Glendale, Ariz.)--history
    • Rows of Stearman airplanes on the runway at the Thunderbird Field No. 1 (Glendale, Ariz.). Two Texaco fuel trucks are also on the runway.
    • Stearman Airplanes on the Runway

    • Markow, Robert
    • Flight training--Arizona; Flight training--United States; Military operations, Aerial--American; Southwest Airways, Inc.--History; Stearman airplanes; World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations, American; Falcon Field (Mesa, Ariz.)
    • Stearman airplanes on the runway at Falcon Field (Mesa, Ariz.).
    • The Thunderbird (magazine), Volume 01, Number 05

    • Southwest Airways, Inc.
    • Falcon Field (Mesa, Ariz.); Flight training--Arizona; Flight training--United States; Military operations, Aerial--American; Military operations, Aerial--British; Military operations, Aerial--Chinese; Southwest Airways--Periodicals; Southwest...
    • The Thunderbird magazine was published monthly by Southwest Airways, Inc. beginning in March 1943. The magazine documents the company's operations of four airfields across the Phoenix Valley, Thunderbird Field No. 1 (Glendale, Ariz.), Thunderbird...
    • Thunderbird Magazine, Volume 54, Number 1 2000

    • Thunderbird School of Global Management; Thunderbird, the Garvin School of International Management; Thunderbird, the American Graduate School of International Management; American Graduate School of International Management; Thunderbird Graduate...
    • Thunderbird alumni magazine; Thunderbird annual report.
    • The Thunderbird alumni magazine collection contains archival issues of the school’s main publication aimed at informing and connecting the Thunderbird community, especially alumni. Feature articles, profiles, interviews, news, events and alumni...
    • Stearman biplane refueling at Leupp

    • Reesman Fryer
    • Arizona -- History -- 1912-1950; Airports -- Arizona; Airplanes -- Military
    • Former U.S. Army Stearman biplane refueling at Leupp.
    • Arizona Highways, December 1931

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, December 1931

      Contents:
      3. What Relocation of Highways Means, by Percy Jones Jr., Chief Locating Engineer.
      5. Division Locates Materials for Projects, by H.H. Brown, Assistant Engineer of Materials.
      6. Many...
    • Arizona Highways, November 1994

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, November 1994

      Contents:

      02 Along the Way Epitaph for a Small Dog.
      03 Letters
      04 Ghost Towns Ruby of the Atascosas For years what was left of the old mining town was fenced and padlocked, and a sign...
    • Planes Entering Hangar

    • Unknown
    • Stearman airplanes; Flight training--Arizona; Flight training--United States; Thunderbird Field No. 1 (Glendale, Ariz.); Thunderbird Field No. 1 airfield--(Glendale, Ariz.)--history
    • Stearman bi-planes lined up to enter a hangar at Thunderbird Field No. 1 (Glendale, Ariz.).
    • Stearman airplanes

    • Unknown
    • Stearman airplanes; Flight training--Arizona; Flight training--United States; Thunderbird Field No. 1 (Glendale, Ariz.); Thunderbird Field No. 1 airfield--(Glendale, Ariz.)--history
    • "On the Line, Thunderbird Field, Glendale, Arizona" E-319
    • Cadet Wally Besecker in the Cockpit of a Stearman

    • Besecker, Wally
    • Flight training--Arizona; Flight training--United States; Glendale (Ariz.)--history; Photographs--Glendale (Ariz.)--history; Thunderbird Field No. 1 (Glendale, Ariz.); Thunderbird Field No. 1 airfield--(Glendale, Ariz.)--history; Stearman airplanes
    • Cadet Walter "Wally" Besecker graduated as part of class 1955. Mr. Besecker would return to Thunderbird Field No. 1 in 1952 as a student of the American Institute for Foreign Trade.
    • Line of Stearman P-17 Kaydet Airplanes on the Tarmac

    • Besecker, Wally
    • Stearman airplanes; Flight training--Arizona; Flight training--United States; Thunderbird Field No. 1 (Glendale, Ariz.); Thunderbird Field No. 1 airfield--(Glendale, Ariz.)--history
    • "Thunderbird Field No. 1, Photo taken by Wally Besecker, Aviation Cadet class 42-K." After the war, Mr. Besecker came back to the Thunderbird Field campus as a student of the American Institute for Foreign Trade, graduating in 1955.
    • A Single Stearman Sitting at the Entrance to a Hangar

    • Besecker, Wally
    • Stearman airplanes.; Flight training--Arizona; Flight training--United States; Thunderbird Field No. 1 (Glendale, Ariz.); Thunderbird Field No. 1 Airfield--(Glendale, Ariz.)--history
    • "Thunderbird Field No. 1, Photo taken by Wally Besecker, Aviation Cadet class 42-K." After the war, Mr. Besecker came back to the Thunderbird Field campus as a student of the American Institute for Foreign Trade, graduating in 1955.
    • Stearman Airplane Outside of Hangar

    • Besecker, Wally
    • Stearman airplanes; Flight training--Arizona; Flight training--United States; Thunderbird Field No. 1 (Glendale, Ariz.); Thunderbird Field No. 1 airfield--(Glendale, Ariz.)--history
    • "Thunderbird Field No. 1, Photo taken by Wally Besecker, Aviation Cadet class 42-K." After the war, Mr. Besecker came back to the Thunderbird Field campus as a student of the American Institute for Foreign Trade, graduating in 1955.
    • Control Tower and Stearman Airplane

    • Markow, Robert
    • Glendale (Ariz.)--history; Southwest Airways, Inc.--History; Thunderbird Field No. 1 (Glendale, Ariz.)
    • View of front of control tower at Thunderbird Field No. 1 (Glendale, Ariz.) looking north. A Stearman airplane is visible on the right.
    • The Thunderbird (magazine), Volume 01, Number 03

    • Southwest Airways, Inc.
    • Falcon Field (Mesa, Ariz.); Flight training--Arizona; Flight training--United States; Military operations, Aerial--American; Military operations, Aerial--British; Military operations, Aerial--Chinese; Southwest Airways--Periodicals; Southwest...
    • The Thunderbird magazine was published monthly by Southwest Airways, Inc. beginning in March 1943. The magazine documents the company's operations of four airfields across the Phoenix Valley, Thunderbird Field No. 1 (Glendale, Ariz.), Thunderbird...
    • Thunderbird Field Hangar with planes

    • Swope, John
    • Thunderbird Field I; World War II; Hangars 1930-1950; Aircraft 1940-1950; Stearman aircraft; Arizona--Glendale; American Institute for Foreign Trade; Thunderbird, The American Graduate School of International Management
    • This photo shows one of the four World War II hangars at Thunderbird Field I. The airbase was developed by Leland Hayward and John Connolly under their private company, Southwest Airways. The arrangement was promulgated by General "Hap" Arnold,...
    • Mexican C-38 Stearman Biplanes near Naco, Sonora

    • Fred Valenzuela
    • Airplanes, Military -- History; Aeronautics -- Arizona
    • Mexican C-28 Stearmans at Naco, Sonora during the Escobar Rebellion. The fourth aircraft is possibly an Eaglerock from Phoenix. The government airport in Naco was east of town on a cleared area near the cemetery and the Rebels used the Cananea...
    • Talking book news

    • Arizona Braille and Talking Book Library.
    • Arizona Braille and Talking Book Library--Periodicals; Talking books--Periodicals; Blind--Arizona--Books and reading--Periodicals; People with visual disabilities--Arizona--Books and reading--Periodicals; People with disabilities--Arizona--Books...
    • This title contains one or more publications.
    • Carefree Town Anniversary Celebration

    • Unknown
    • Carefree, Arizona; Anniversary Celebration; 50th Anniversary; Town History
    • A newspaper article published in the Sonoran News newspaper on September 9, 2009 to alert community members of the 25th anniversary of incorporation and 50th anniversary of the area's overall history celebration for the town of Carefree, Arizona....
    • Chinese Cadets in Front of Stearman Airplane

    • Unknown
    • Thunderbird Field No. 1 (Glendale, Ariz.); Thunderbird Field No. 1 airfield--(Glendale, Ariz.)--history; Military operations, Aerial--Chinese; World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations, Chinese; Flight training--Arizona; Flight training--United States
    • "Class 43-C Chinese cadets, Liu Teh-ming…etc. [names not given], and their American instructor pilot before airplane." [note: original photo has significant water damage]
    • Royal Air Force Cadets and Stearman Airplane

    • True, Lester
    • Falcon Field (Mesa, Ariz.); Flight training--Arizona; Flight training--United States; Great Britain--Royal Air Force; Military operations, Aerial--British; World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations, British
    • Handwritten note on back of photo reads, "Henry Langton, [Was. Waewwash?], L.True, Vic Lewis at end of framing (?) course, Thunderbird Field, Glendale, Arizona. Please return to L. True 41 Acadia Ave, Bristol, Leics. LE4 4HB"
    • "A" Barracks, "B" Hangar at Thunderbird Field No. 1 (Glendale, Ariz.)

    • Unknown
    • Thunderbird Field No. 1 (Glendale, Ariz.); Thunderbird Field No. 1 Airfield--(Glendale, Ariz.)--history; World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations, American; Flight training--Arizona; Flight training--United States; Glendale (Ariz.)--history;...
    • Handwritten note on back of postcard reads, "Bob, Heres a quick glimpse of some of the base. You can see the planes we are flying over by the hangar. They are a biplane, P.T. 17 (Stearman) a good sturdy plane that will take an awful beating. They...
    • Photo Collage of Royal Air Force Cadets at Falcon Field (Mesa, Ariz.)

    • True, Lester
    • Falcon Field (Mesa, Ariz.); Flight training--Arizona; Flight training--United States; Great Britain--Royal Air Force; Military operations, Aerial--British; World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations, British
    • Collage of photos of Royal Air Force (RAF) cadets at Falcon Field (Mesa, Ariz.). Photos include cadets posing in front of buildings, an aerial view of the airfield, a Stearman airplane and a building housing the "Headquarters: British Cadet Club."
    • Photo Collage of Royal Air Force Cadets at Falcon Field (Mesa, Ariz.)

    • True, Lester
    • Falcon Field (Mesa, Ariz.); Flight training--Arizona; Flight training--United States; Great Britain--Royal Air Force; Military operations, Aerial--British; World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations, British
    • Collage of photos of Royal Air Force (RAF) cadets at Falcon Field (Mesa, Ariz.). Photos include cadets marching, cadets in the pool, a Stearman plane in flight and buildings on the airfield.
    • Two Cadets Next to Sterman Plane

    • Swope, John
    • Stearman airplanes; Flight training--Arizona; Flight training--United States; Thunderbird Field No. 1 (Glendale, Ariz.); Thunderbird Field No. 1 airfield--(Glendale, Ariz.)--history
    • Two cadets stand next to Sterman plane preparing for training flight.
    • Royal Air Force Cadet and Airplane

    • True, Lester
    • Falcon Field (Mesa, Ariz.); Flight training--Arizona; Flight training--United States; Great Britain--Royal Air Force; Military operations, Aerial--British; World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations, British
    • Royal Air Force (RAF) cadet, Lester True, stands in front of a Stearman airplane in civilian clothing.
    • Royal Air Force Cadet in Stearman Airplane

    • True, Lester
    • Falcon Field (Mesa, Ariz.); Flight training--Arizona; Flight training--United States; Great Britain--Royal Air Force; Military operations, Aerial--British; World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations, British
    • Royal Air Force (RAF) cadet, Lester True, getting into the cockpit of a plane. The photo is signed, "Yours affectionatly, Les."
    • Royal Air Force Cadets and Instructor With Stearman Airplanes

    • True, Lester
    • Falcon Field (Mesa, Ariz.); Flight training--Arizona; Flight training--United States; Great Britain--Royal Air Force; Military operations, Aerial--British; World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations, British
    • Royal Air Force (RAF) cadets get ready for flight training, standing in front of airplanes with their instructor.
    • Collage of Cadet Photos from Thunderbird Field No. 1 (Glendale, Ariz.)

    • Unknown
    • Thunderbird Field No. 1 (Glendale, Ariz.); Thunderbird Field No. 1 airfield--(Glendale, Ariz.)--history.; Military operations, Aerial--Chinese; World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations, Chinese; Flight training--Arizona; Flight training--United...
    • Panel 1 of 4 from scrapbook of Chinese cadet. Picture is of PT-17 Stearman airplane use to train pilots. Chinese writing on right and top.
    • Aerial View of Thunderbird Field No. 1

    • Markow, Robert
    • Flight training--Arizona; Flight training--United States; Military operations, Aerial--American; Southwest Airways, Inc.--History; Stearman airplanes; Thunderbird Field No. 1 (Glendale, Ariz.); World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations, American
    • Aerial photograph of Thunderbird Field No. 1 in Glendale, Arizona. The shape of the campus was designed by the artist Millard Sheets to represent the mythological Thunderbird, a revered Native American symbol. The diamond-shaped entrance to the...
    • Packing Parachutes

    • Markow, Robert
    • Flight training--Arizona; Flight training--United States; Military operations, Aerial--American; Southwest Airways, Inc.--History; Stearman airplanes; Thunderbird Field No. 1 (Glendale, Ariz.); World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations, American
    • Airfield staff at Thunderbird Field No. 1 pack a parachute for flight training.
    • The Thunderbird (magazine), Volume 01, Number 01

    • Southwest Airways, Inc.
    • Falcon Field (Mesa, Ariz.); Flight training--Arizona; Flight training--United States; Military operations, Aerial--American; Military operations, Aerial--British; Military operations, Aerial--Chinese; Southwest Airways--Periodicals; Southwest...
    • The Thunderbird magazine was published monthly by Southwest Airways, Inc. beginning in March 1943. The magazine documents the company's operations of four airfields across the Phoenix Valley, Thunderbird Field No. 1 (Glendale, Ariz.), Thunderbird...
    • The Thunderbird (magazine), Volume 01, Number 06

    • Southwest Airways, Inc.
    • Falcon Field (Mesa, Ariz.); Flight training--Arizona; Flight training--United States; Military operations, Aerial--American; Military operations, Aerial--British; Military operations, Aerial--Chinese; Southwest Airways--Periodicals; Southwest...
    • The Thunderbird magazine was published monthly by Southwest Airways, Inc. beginning in March 1943. The magazine documents the company's operations of four airfields across the Phoenix Valley, Thunderbird Field No. 1 (Glendale, Ariz.), Thunderbird...
    • The Thunderbird (magazine), Volume 01, Number 11

    • Southwest Airways, Inc.
    • Falcon Field (Mesa, Ariz.); Flight training--Arizona; Flight training--United States; Military operations, Aerial--American; Military operations, Aerial--British; Military operations, Aerial--Chinese; Southwest Airways--Periodicals; Southwest...
    • The Thunderbird magazine was published monthly by Southwest Airways, Inc. beginning in March 1943. The magazine documents the company's operations of four airfields across the Phoenix Valley, Thunderbird Field No. 1 (Glendale, Ariz.), Thunderbird...
    • The Thunderbird (magazine), Volume 01, Number 12

    • Southwest Airways, Inc.
    • Falcon Field (Mesa, Ariz.); Flight training--Arizona; Flight training--United States; Military operations, Aerial--American; Military operations, Aerial--British; Military operations, Aerial--Chinese; Southwest Airways--Periodicals; Southwest...
    • The Thunderbird magazine was published monthly by Southwest Airways, Inc. beginning in March 1943. The magazine documents the company's operations of four airfields across the Phoenix Valley, Thunderbird Field No. 1 (Glendale, Ariz.), Thunderbird...
    • The Thunderbird (magazine), Volume 02, Number 01

    • Southwest Airways, Inc.
    • Falcon Field (Mesa, Ariz.); Flight training--Arizona; Flight training--United States; Military operations, Aerial--American; Military operations, Aerial--British; Military operations, Aerial--Chinese; Southwest Airways--Periodicals; Southwest...
    • The Thunderbird magazine was published monthly by Southwest Airways, Inc. beginning in March 1943. The magazine documents the company's operations of four airfields across the Phoenix Valley, Thunderbird Field No. 1 (Glendale, Ariz.), Thunderbird...
    • Thunderbird Field Aircraft and Air Control Tower

    • Swope, John
    • Thunderibird Field I; Stearman airplanes; air control tower;
    • John Swope, one of the founders of Southwest Airways, was a well-known Life Magazine photographer and also a pilot. His photographer's eye is responsible for many of the dramatic images of Thunderbird Field and its pilots, such as this view of a...
    • Thunderbird Field Aircraft Hangar

    • Swope, John
    • Hangars 1930-1950; Thunderbird Field I; American Institute for Foreign Trade; American Graduate School of International Management; Thunderbird, The Garvin School of International Management; U. S. Army Air Forces
    • One of the aircraft hangars at Thunderbird Field is shown here reflected in a pool of water, another stellar John Swope photo. The biwing aircraft are Stearman trainers. At the top center of the hangar is the logo of the four airbases of the Army...
    • Thunderbird Activity Center

    • Unknown
    • American Graduate School of International Management; buildings; hangars; Thunderbird Field; Thunderbird School of Global Management
    • One former Thunderbird Field hangar was transformed in 1982 to become the Thunderbird Activity Center (TAC) on the Thunderbird School of Global Management Campus. The building that once housed the famous Stearman aircraft was used as a parking...

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