AIR SCHOOLS of the 1920's




ALABAMA

The Glenn E. Messer Co.
138 So. 15th Ave.
Birmingham, AL

Field Location:
Ave Q & 54th St., Central Park

Flying Equipment:

One JN 4D
Seven Curtiss Carrier Pigeons
Two Swallows
One Messer.

Courses Given:

Primary course, which includes a through ground training, ten hours in the air; $250.
Advance Course, includes above; as well as cross country navigation, stunts and in all a through course, no time limit set, but student remains until judged competent, $500;
Dept. of Commerce license course, $750.


ARIZONA


Aero Corporation of America
1601 South Central Ave
Phoenix, Arizona

Flying Field:

1601 South Central Ave.

Flying Equipment:

Eaglerock OX-5

Courses Given:

Primary training, solo work.


ARKANSAS



Fort Smith Aircraft
27 South 6th Street
South Fort Smith, Arkansas

Flying Field:

South Fort Smith

Flying Equipment:

Two Waco tens
One Standard J-1

Courses Given:

Ten hour course, fifteen hour course, fifty hour course, unlimited course, $20 per hour. Ground work in engines and airplanes included free with each course.



CALIFORNIA


Callies Flyers School of Aviation
332 So. Garfield Avenue
Monterey Park, California

Flying Field:

Garvey Avenue at Rio Honda

Flying Equipment:

Five Ships, 2JN, 4D, OX5 and OXX6
One Eaglerock OX5
One Travelair OXX6
One Waco 10 OX5

Courses Given:

Flying guaranteed Solo for $300 this includes advanced training. Primary training for $200. There is no additional cost for ground and theory training. Meteorology and Navigation is $75 and $100.

Center State School of Aviation
Roading Park Aviation Field
Fresno, California

Flying Field:

Roading Park Aviation Field

Flying Equipment:

One Swallow OX5
One converted JN4 OXX6

Courses Given:

construction actual work, Motor overhaul, a course of study, and 15 hours flying, price $250.00.

Universal Institute of Aeronautics, Inc.
1770 North Vermont Avenue
Hollywood, California

Flying Equipment:

None Courses Given:

Home Study

O' Donnell School of Aviation
Long Beach Municipal Airport
Long Beach, California

Flying Field:

Long Beach Municipal Airport

Flying Equipment:

Two Waco Tens
One Fokker Universal

Course Given:

Complete course, covers 12-1/2 hours flying, motor theory & practice, construction repairs, Meteorology & Navigation. cost $250.00.

Aero Corporation of California
9819 S. Western Avenue
Los Angeles, California

Flying Field:

9819 S. western Avenue

Flying Equipment:

Six Alexander Eaglerocks

Courses Given:

complete course with use of ship after solo, $100. Membership $15.00 per flying hour.

Aero Club of Southern California
742 So Hill street
Los Angeles, California

Flying Field:

Aero Club Field

Flying Equipment:

Two Thunder Birds, OX5 open
One Eaglerock, OX 5 open

American Aircraft Corporation
3809 Angelus Mesa Drive
Los Angeles, California

Flying Field:

3809 Angelus Mesa Drive

Flying Equipment:

Four Waco Model Tens

Courses Given:

complete cross country and commercial course covering ground work, maintenance, motors, rigging, navigation, instruction, etc.

Burdett Air Lines, Inc.
9401 South Western
Los Angeles, California

Flying field:

9401 South Western Ave.

Flying equipment:

Four Curtiss JN-4D
One International F-17
One Ryan Brougham

Courses Given:

Complete guaranteed course including solo $250.00.

California Airways
94 Telegraph Road
Los Angeles, California

Flying Field:

94 Telegraph Road

Flying equipment:

Five Eaglerock OX5
One Travel Air OX5

Courses Given:

Passenger service, Flying Service, Flying School including ground course. Ground School.

Dycer Airport
Western Avenue at 136th St.
Los Angeles, California

Flying Field:

Western at 136th St.

Flying equipment:

Two JN4D
One Dycer Sport No. 20
One J1 Standard
Two J1 Standard Hisso cabin Planes

Courses Given:

Flying instruction and practical ground instruction covering planes and motors.

Short's Airport
Rt. 2, Box 204-A
Gardena, California

Flying Field:

190th and Main Streets

Flying equipment:

Two Curtiss JN4-D
One Alexander Eaglerock
One International

Courses Given:

Flying course 12 to 15 hours $200 cash, $15 per hour on time. Navigation and Meteorology $45.00. Ground course operational-No extra charge.

Royle Air Lines
512 Lichfield Oil Bldg.
Oakland, California

Flying Field:

Oakland airport

Flying equipment:

Six Swallows

Courses Given:

Private Pilots, Com. Pilots, Transport Pilots

B. F. Mahoney Aircraft Corporation
(Flying School Division)
San Diego, California

Flying Field:

3200 Barnett Avenue

Flying Equipment:

Curtiss JN
Waco 10
Ryan M-2

"Speed" Johnson Flying School
POB 231
San Mateo, California

Flying equipment:

Sterman
International
Three JN-4D

Eddie Martin's Airport
POB 802
Santa Ana, California

Flying Field:

So Main St. & New Port Blvd.

Flying equipment:

Eaglerock
Waco 9
Special Monoplane
Two JN-1




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