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Annual Report Collection

Identifier: H011-14
This collection contains annual, quarterly, and half-yearly reports. This is an artificial collection composed out of several holdings of the History of Aviation Collection (HAC). The Annual Report Collection is housed in five drawers and part of a sixth drawer totaling 16.45 linear feet.

The archivist established order and identified three series with the first series being the Aircraft Manufacturer Series in which national and international manufacturers are represented.

The second series is the Airlines Series covering national and international airlines.

The third series is the Aviation Supporting Companies Series representing the avionics, transport, airport management, aircraft engines production and maintenance industries, aircraft sales and parts, services to airlines, defense and aerospace markets, travel industry, pilot and business organizations, research and development companies, information technologies, industrial and agricultural chemicals companies, fire protection, electronic and metal products, insurance and investment companies, radio transmission, aerospace engineering universities, flight safety, inflight motion pictures companies, and aircraft fuel companies.


  • 1929 - 2004
  • Majority of material found within 1945 - 1978

Language of Materials

Collection is in English, Italian, Portuguese, Finish, Spanish, German, Chinese, Amharic, Arabic, and French.

Access Restrictions

Materials in this collection are open for research.

Literary Rights Statement

Permission to publish material from this collection in any form, current or future, must be obtained from the Special Collections Department, Eugene McDermott Library, The University of Texas at Dallas.


16.45 Linear Feet (Five drawers (38x15x9) and thirty-three hanging folders.)


This collection contains annual reports regarding aircraft manufacturers, airlines, and aviation-supporting industries.

Series Description

The Annual Report Collection is organized in three series:

Series I. Aircraft Manufacturer 3.9 linear ft. (one drawer and ten hanging folders), 1929-1993.

Arranged alphabetically by name.

Series II. Airlines 8.25 linear ft. (two drawers and thirty-five hanging folders), 1930-2004.

Arranged alphabetically by name.

Series III. Aviation Supporting Companies 4.3 linear ft. (one drawer and thirty-three hanging folders), 1945-1999.

Arranged alphabetically by name.

Provenance Statement

The Annual Report Collection is an artificial collection composed of materials that were pulled from various collections and orphan collections. Original provenance could not be established.

Additional Sources

For further information about the airline industry view the Sally Bath-Prill Papers, theGeorge C. Prill Papers, theSouthwest Airlines Public Relations Collection, the Braniff Collection, the National Business Aircraft Association (NBAA) Collection, the CIA Business Records, theWilliam Fuller Collection in the History of Aviation Collection (HAC), Special Collections Department, Eugene McDermott Library, The University of Texas at Dallas.

Note to the Researcher

The reports are in good condition. The dates provided in the finding aid are date ranges and do not necessarily represent a complete run of reports.
Materials Removed List 0.1 linear ft. (seven items) of duplicate reports are being recycled.
Guide to the Annual Report Collection
Patrizia Nava, CA
9 May 2014
Description rules
Language of description
English (eng)

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Division, History of Aviation Archives. Repository

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