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Jul 04, 1930

Wertz Field Airport opened near Charleston

1931

Wiley Post and Harold Gatty stopped at Wertz Field

Other events that happened on or around 1931

1933

American Airlines began passenger service between Washington and Chicago through Wertz Field near Charleston

Other events that happened on or around 1933

1935

Pennsylvania Central Airlines began service at Wertz Airport

Other events that happened on or around 1935

1939

Ground school courses and flying lessons were offered at Wertz Field as part of the National Civilian Pilot Training Program

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1942

Construction began on the first alcohol-to-butadiene unit at Institute

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1942

Wertz Field Airport closed

Other events that happened on or around 1942


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