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Abstract The CAT/Air America Memorial Plaque was designed and paid for by funds from the memberships of both the CAT Association and the Air America Association. In 1987, the CAT and Air America Memorial Plaque was dedicated during a solemn service. The plaque stands as a memorial to the sacrifices made by CAT/Air America personnel during the Cold and Vietnam wars. Each year dozens of family members and friends visit the plaque to honor the memory of those who died in the defense of freedom.
Abstract Jon C. Merkel was a pilot with Air America. On Feburary 12th, 1970 he was killed by hostile ground fire near Tha Lin Noi, Laos.
Abstract Bill Merrigan was employed by Air America and several of its affiliated companies.
Abstract Harold F. Miller was employed by Air America.
Abstract The collection contains photographs, personal correspondence, certificates, books, log books, memorabilia, and ephemera.
Abstract Al Mooney is famous for his aeronautical designs of the Mooney Mite and other aircraft he manufactured in his Mooney Aircraft Corporation at Kerrville, Texas. The collection contains archival material collected by him, both personal papers and materials assembled during his career in the fields of civil and military aviation.
Abstract The collection includes biographical notes, incoming letters, letters of introduction, weather reporting sequences, short biographies of air traffic controllers, and clippings. The photographs in this collection document the history and personages of the early years of Dallas aviation.
Abstract Clyde Morehouse was employed by Air America.
Abstract Gayle Morrison is a scholar and academic whose research subjects include the Hmong people of Laos. The Hmong were important allies of the American forces fighting in Laos during the Vietnam War, and were connected to Air America operations.
Abstract Elmer Munsell flew for CAT/Air America, Air Asia, and Air Ventures in Southeast Asia during the Vietnam War.
Abstract The collection contains biographical information, photographs, articles, and a painting.
Abstract M. Lamar Muse was born June 4th, 1920 in Houston, Texas. After an early career as an accountant and service with the Army Corps of Engineers in World War II, Muse entered the aviation industry by taking an executive job with Trans-Texas Airways (TTA). He followed this up by working for a succession of airlines including American Airlines, Southern Airlines, and Central Airlines (where he oversaw a merger with Frontier Airlines), eventually becoming President and CEO of Universal Airlines....
Abstract The collection contains a scrapbook, photographs, memorabilia, philatelic materials, an oil painting as well as a commemorative plaque, and a scrapbook generated by, for, and about Musick.
Abstract The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) was founded in order to represent the interest of business flying and aircraft operators in the United States. The NBAA collection contains mostly publications such as brochures, pamphlets, bulletins, guides, policies, minutes, reports, programs, press releases as well as correspondence, and photographs.
Abstract The collection contains a navigation workbook, photographs of yearbooks, papers, and memorabilia.
Overview Jack Neiman, Jr. was employed by Air America during its operations in the Vietnam War.
Abstract Captain Charles Nickles served with Air America from 1964-1968 in both Laos and South Vietnam. He flew C-47 transport planes and logged over 2,300 hours in South East Asia.
Abstract Kaj L. Nielsen was a mathematician who pursued various professional and academic careers, distinguishing himself at Chance Vought Aircraft as a member of the design teams that developed the Vought F4U Corsair and Vought V-173 Flying Pancake. The bulk of the collection contains his engineering notes for the development of the propellers for the Vought V-173.
Abstract The collection contains photographs, a scrapbook, correspondence, radiograms, log books, Niemeyer's pilot's license, ephemera, patents, clippings, and moving film.
Scope and Content This collection contains legal agreements, reports, transcripts of telephone calls and meetings, grants proposals, property inventories, and other information primarily related to the transfer of the property, grants, and assets Southwest Center for Advanced Studies (SCAS) to the then newly created University of Texas at Dallas in 1969. This collection is composed of digital reproductions of the original documents, which were retained by the Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost. ...
Abstract Warren Olson was a pilot with Air America during the Vietnam War.
Abstract The collection contains books, trophies, documents, magazines, memorabilia, business records, ephemera and photographs.
Identifier: H-Oral History
Abstract Oral History Interviews of Veterans Collection consists of interview done with military veterans by students at The University of Texas at Dallas. The interviews were prepared as part of the assignments for a Military History class taught by Dr. Erik D. Carlson in 2005.
Abstract The collection contains books, reports, audio tapes, slides, magazines, transparencies, and negative film.
Abstract David W. Ostrowski has a life-long interest in airplanes and aviation history. He took pictures and collected photos from other photographers of U.S. and non-U.S manufactured military and civilian aircraft from World War I up to the jet age.
Abstract Tony Page, whose given name was Ellen Antoinette Hagmann, began her writing career in 1940. Her interest in aviation let her to the decision to pursue a career as an aviation journalist. Hagmann started working for Flight Magazine, owned by George Haddaway in Dallas, Texas using the male name Tony Page. Page acquired the Cross Country News magazine located at Meacham Field in Fort Worth, Texas. She was the publisher and editor...
Scope and Content The Army Air Forces Pan American Flight, 1926 - 1927 Collection contains photocopies of material from the United States National Archives and Record Administration (NARA), as well as the Library of Congress. It consists of reports, diaries, flight summaries, articles, and other materials related to the Army Air Forces Pan American Flight, 1926-1927.The collection arrived in good condition and was processed by the archivist. The collection was...
Abstract The collection contains correspondence, sailplane information, reports, and personal papers.
- Special Collections and Archives Division, History of Aviation Archives. 263
- Special Collections and Archives Division, The University Archives. 26
- Special Collections and Archives Division, Wineburgh Philatelic Research Library. 2
- History of Aviation Collection 140
- CAT/Air America Archives 76
- Air America. 49
- Vietnam War, 1961-1975 Aerial operations, American. 30
- World War, 1914-1918 27
- George H. Williams, Jr. World War I Aviation Library 26
- Vietnam War, 1961-1975. 22
- World War, 1939-1945. 22
- University Archives 20
- United States. Air Force 18
- World War, 1939-1945 Aerial operations, American. 18
- Air pilots. 17
- Air pilots--Training of--Handbooks, manuals, etc. 15
- Curtiss aircraft 15
- Doolittle, James Harold, 1896-1993 13
- Laos 13
- Aeronautics, Commercial. 12
- Lockheed Aircraft Corporation 12
- American Airlines. 11
- Civil Air Transport 11 ∧ less