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#718:  Site of the Initial United States Air Meet

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Location:

Wilmington Ave, S of Charles Willard St, Carson

33.861678,-118.234987

 

 

Plaque:

State Plaque

Notes:

None


From the Guidebook:

About a half mile southeast of this spot, on Dominquez Hill in historic Rancho San Pedro, the first air meet in the United States was held during January 10-20, 1910. This area has evolved into one of the world's leading aviation-industrial centers.



©2009 David Schmitt