MAJOR AIRLINES OF 1927




CHICAGO - DALLAS NEW YORK - CHICAGO ROUTE

National Air Transport, Inc.
5936 S. Cicero Avenue
Chicago, IL

Branch Offices:
Chicago, IL
New York City
Cleveland, OH
Detroit MI
Toledo, OH
Kansas City, MO
Moline, IL
St. Joseph, MO
Wichita, KA
Ponca City, OK
Oklahoma City, OK
Fort Worth, TX
Dallas, TX
New Brunswick, NJ
Bellefonte, PA

Flying Equipment:

Eight Travel Air monoplanes
Seven Curtiss Carrier Pigeons
One Aerial Mercury
20 Douglas biplanes

Passenger Fares:

Chicago to Kansas City $45
Chicago to St. Joseph $41
Chicago to Moline $15
Moline to Kansas City $31
Moline to St. Joseph $26
St. Joseph to Kansas City $5
Oklahoma City to Fort Worth $18
Oklahoma City to Dallas $22
Forth Worth to Dallas $5


PASCO, WASH. - BOISE - SALT LAKE CITY ROUTE


Walter T. Varney
226 Noble Building
Boise, ID

Branch Offices:

Spokane, WA
Portland, OR
Seattle, WA
Pasco, WA
Salt Lake City, UT

Flying equipment:

One Stearman
Five Swallow planes


HADLEY FIELD - PHILADELPHIA - WASHINGTON - RICHMOND - GREENSBORO - SPARTANBURG - ATLANTA ROUTE



Pitcarin Aviation, Inc.
Land Title Building
Philadelphia, PA

Branch Offices:

Hadley Field, NJ
Philadelphia Airport, PA
Bolling Field, DC
Willow Grove, PA
Richard E. Byrd Field, Richmond, VA
Lindley Field, Greensboro, NC
Municipal Airport, Spartanburg, SC
Candler Field, Atlanta, GA

Flying equipment:

Eight Mailwings
Sixteen Orowings
Two PA-1's
Two Fleetwings
One Sesquiwing



CLEVELAND - YOUNGSTOWN - McKEESPORT - PITTSBURGH ROUTE


Clifford Ball
McKeesport, PA

Passenger Rates:

Pittsburgh to Cleveland $20 one way; $35 round trip


NEW ORLEANS - ATLANTA ROUTE


St. Tammany Gulf Airlines
Roosevelt Hotel
New Orleans, LA

Branch Offices:

New Orleans Airport
Robert's Field, Birmingham, AL
Mobile, AL
Candler Field, Atlanta, GA

Passenger Fares:

New Orleans to Mobile $15
Mobile to Birmingham $20
Birmingham to Atlanta $15
New Orleans to Atlanta $50

Flying Equipment:

One Fokker Universal
One Travel Air
One Pitcairn Mailwing


CLEVELAND - LOUISVILLE ROUTE


Continental Air Lines, Inc.
887 Union Trust Building
Cleveland, Ohio

Flying equipment:

Travel Air biplanes
Wright Whirlwind


CHICAGO - IOWA CITY - CEDAR RAPIDS - OMAHA - LINCOLN - NO PLATTE, CHEYENNE, ROCK SPRINGS - SALT LAKE CITY - ELKO - RENO - SACRAMENTO - OAKLAND - SAN FRANCISCO ROUTE


Boeing Air Transport, Inc.
Seattle, Washington

Branch Offices:

Oakland Airport, CA
Sacramento, CA
Reno, NV
Elko, NV
Salt lake City, UT
Rock Springs
Cheyenne Field, OK
North Platte, NB
Omaha, NB
Des Moines, IA
Iowa City, IA
Chicago, IL


LOS ANGELES - FRESNO - MERCED - SAN JOSE - OAKLAND ROUTE


Mutual Aircraft Corporation
363 South Olive Street
Los Angeles, California

Branch Offices:

Rogers Airport, Angeles Mesa Drive, Los Angeles
Municipal Airport, Oakland

Passenger Fares:

Oakland to Los Angeles $45
Flying equipment:

Six Ryan Broughams


PORTLAND - YAKIMA


Rankin Flying Service
POB 4168
Portland, Oregon

Branch Offices:

Swan Island Airport, Portland
Municipal Airport, Yakima

Flying equipment:

Two Ryan Broughams

Passenger Fares:

One Way $20; Round trip $35


BOSTON - HARTFORD - NEW YORK


Colonial Air Transport
270 Madison Avenue
New York City, New York

Branch Offices:

Hadley Field, New Brunswick
Hartford, CT
Boston Airport, MA
br> Passenger Fares:

New York to Boston $35
New York - Hartford $20
Hartford to Boston $20

Flying equipment:

Two Pitcairn "Mailwings"
One Stinson Detroiter
Two Fairchild Cabin Monoplanes


ALBANY - SCHENECTADY - SYRACUSE - ROCHESTER - BUFFALO - CLEVELAND ROUTE


Colonial Western Airways, Inc.
270 Madison Avenue
New York, New York

Flying Equipment:

Four Fairchild "All Purpose" cabin planes
Two Pitcairn Mail wing planes


SEATTLE - TACOMA - PORTLAND - MEDFORD - SAN FRANCISCO - FRESNO - BAKERSFIELD - LOS ANGELES ROUTE


Pacific Air Transport
318 Balboa Building
San Francisco, California

Branch Offices:

Seattle, Washington
Tacoma Municipal Airport< WA
Pearson Field, Vancouver, WA
Portland, OR
Medford Air Mail Field, Medford, OR
Oakland Municipal Airport, CA
San Francisco, CA
Fresno County Airport, CA
Kern County Airport, Bakersfield, CA
Angeles Mesa Airport, Los Angeles, 3717 Angeles Mesa Drive

Flying Equipment:

Boeing mail passenger and express planes
Travel Air and Fokker Universal


CHICAGO - MILWAUKEE - MADISON - LA CROSSE - ST PAUL - MINNEAPOLIS ROUTE


Northwest Airways, Inc.
St. Paul, Minnesota

Flying Equipment:

Three Stinson Detroiter cabin planes
Three Wacos
Laird Commercial
Two Hamilton all-metal planes

Passenger Fares:

Saint Paul to La Crosse $15
St. Paul to Madison $23
St. Paul to Milwaukee $20
St. Paul to Chicago $35


SALT LAKE - OGDEN - POCATELLO - BUTTE - HELENA - GREAT FALLS ROUTE


National Parks Airways, Inc.
Continental Bank Building
Salt lake City, Utah

Flying Equipment:

Six Fokker planes
Four Universal monoplanes

Passenger Fares:

Salt Lake to Ogden $5
salt Lake to Pocatello $17.50
Salt lake to Butte $$37.50
Salt Lake to Helena $44
Salt Lake to Great Falls $50


DETROIT - CLEVELAND - CHICAGO ROUTE


Ford Motor Company

The Ford Motor Company operates a private line from Detroit to Buffalo daily except Sunday, carrying freight only.


CHICAGO - INDIANAPOLIS - CINCINNATI ROUTE


The Embry-Riddle Company
Lunken Airport
Cincinnati, Ohio

Branch Offices:

Municipal Field, Chicago
Indianapolis Airport
Lunken Airport, Cincinnati

Passenger Fares:

Cincinnati to Indianapolis $17
Indianapolis to Chicago $22
Chicago to Cincinnati $35


LOS ANGELES - SALT LAKE PUEBLO - CHEYENNE LOS ANGELES - SAN FRANCISCO LOS ANGELES - CATALINA ISLAND ROUTE


Western Air Express
117 West 9th Street
Los Angeles, California

Branch Offices:

Vail Field, Montebello, CA
Lowery Field, Denver, CO
Rockwell Field, Las Vegas, NV
Woodward Field, Salt Lake City
San Francisco
Cheyenne, WY

Flying Equipment:

SALT LAKE - LAS VEGAS - LOS ANGELES ROUTE
Seven Douglas mail planes
CHEYENNE - DENVER - COLORADO SPRINGS - PUEBLO ROUTE
Three Stearman planes
LOS ANGELES - SAN FRANCISCO (OAKLAND) ROUTE
Unknown
WILMINGTON - CATALINA ISLAND ROUTE
Unknown


CHICAGO - PEORIA - SPRINGFIELD - ST LOUIS


Robertson Aircraft Corporation
Angum, Missouri

Branch Offices:

Saint Louis Flying Field, Angulm, MO
Springfield Flying Field, Springfield
Peoria Flying Field, Peoria, IL
Municipal Field, Chicago, IL

Passenger Fares:

St. Louis to Springfield $12.50
Springfield to Peoria $10
Peoria to Chicago $15

Flying Equipment:

Tri-motored Ford Stout all metal monoplanes


CHATTANOOGA - ATLANTA


Tennessee Air Transport Co., Inc.
Maar Field, Chattanooga, Tennessee

Passenger Fares:

Maar field, Chattanooga to Candler Field, Atlanta $17.50 one way; $30 round trip


TULSA - OKLAHOMA CITY ROUTE


Paul R. Braniff, Inc.
917 Braniff Building
Oklahoma city, Oklahoma

Flying Equipment:

One Stinson Monoplane
One Ryan monoplane

Passenger Fare:

Oklahoma City to Tulsa $12.50 one-way; $20 round trip


LOS ANGELES - SAN DIEGO LOS ANGELES - OAKLAND ROUTE


Maddux Air Lines, Inc.
Figueroa and Twenty-first Street
Los Angeles, California

Branch Offices:

Rogers Airport, Los Angeles
Oakland Municipal Airport
Fresno
Bakersfield
Long Beach Municipal Airport
Martin's Airport, Santa Ana
Maddux Airport, San Diego

Flying Equipment:>
Ford Stout tri-motored monoplanes


KEY WEST - HAVANA


Pan American Airways, Inc.
100 West 42 nd Street
New York City, New York

ing Equipment:
Fokker tri-motored eight-passenger planes

Passenger Fare:

Key West to Havana $50


DETROIT - CLEVELAND ROUTE


Stout Air Services, Inc.
Dearborn , Michigan

Branch Offices:

Ford Airport, Detroit
Municipal Airport, Cleveland
Flying Equipment:
Two Ford Stout all metal tri-motored cabin planes
One Buhl Airster
Two single motor planes

Passenger Fares:

Detroit to Cleveland $18 one-way; round trip $35


MEMPHIS - CHICAGO


Mid-South Airways
Memphis, Tennessee

Passenger Fares:

One Way $60; round trip $100

Flying Equipment:

Three Stinson monoplanes


SEATTLE - VICTORIA


Barnes and Gorst
56 Roanoke Street
Seattle< Washington

Branch Offices:

Seaplane Hangar, Lake Union

Flying Equipment:

One Boeing flying boat
One Curtiss flying boat
One Travel Air Seaplane

Passenger fare:

Each way $15


DALLAS - GALVESTON DALLAS - SAN ANTONIO ROUTE


Texas Air Transport, Inc.
Forth Worth, Texas

Branch Offices:

Love Field, Dallas
Rich field, Waco
Municipal Airport, Austin
Winbrun Field, San Antonio
Ft. Crockett Field, Galveston

Flying Equipment:

Four Pitcairn Mailwing airplanes
Three Swallows
One B-1 Ryan


SEATTLE - SAN FRANCISCO


West Coast Air Transport Company
506 Pittcock Building
Portland, Oregon

Branch Offices:

Seattle
Medford
Chehalis
Corning
San Francisco

Flying Equipment:

Eight Bach cabin monoplanes


MICHIGAN POINTS TO CHICAGO


Thompson Aeronautical Corporation
Cleveland, Ohio

Branch Offices:

Kalamazoo Airport

Routes:

Bay City to Kalamazoo; Pontiac to Kalamazoo; Muskegon to Kalamazoo; Kalamazoo to Chicago
Flying Equipment:

Four Stinson Detroiter panes
Two open planes


CLEVELAND - CHICAGO VIA FARGO AND DULUTH ROUTE


Universal Air Lines System
228 North La Salle Street
Chicago, IL

Flying equipment:

Fairchild cabin monoplane
Three Hamilton metalplanes

Air Fares:

Chicago to Madison $15
Chicago to St. Paul $40
Chicago to Minneapolis $40
Chicago to Alexandria $55
Chicago to Fargo $65
Chicago to Duluth $56.50


SEATTLE - VANCOUVER


Commercial Air transport, Inc.
Everett, Washington

Branch Offices:

Lansdowne Field, Vancouver
Boeing Airport, Seattle

Flying Equipment:

Ryan Brougham
Passenger Fares:

One Way $14; round trip $25


NEW YORK - WASHINGTON, DC


United States Air Transport, Inc.
117 Liberty Street
New York City, New York

Flying equipment:

Ryan Brougham Monoplanes

Passenger Fares:

One way $30


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