Mukluk Telegraph's 1943-1950 (searchable)
Alaskan Mukluk Telegraph Publications
Trapline Nov- Dec 1974.pdf
Trapline May-Jun 1975.pdf
Telephone Directory (searchable)
through the ebooks to view organizations, contacts, organization charts,
regions, international area offices, William J. Hughes Technical Center, and
FAA Aviation News
Journal of ATC Magazine
US BUREAU OF AIR COMMERCE
Aeronautics in the United States, April 1, 1934
Aeronautics in the United States, August 1, 1935
Aeronautics in the United States, August 1, 1937
Federal Airways System July 1, 1936
Weather reports, airway beacons, landing fields,
aeronautical radio facilities.
Aeronautical Legislation Digest and Uniform State Laws
Regulations of Aeronautical Lights & Air Navigation Obstruction
Regulations governing establishment and certification of aeronautical
lights and recommended standards for marking obstructions to air navigation.
July 1, 1932.
Rating Regulations, July 1, 1932
Rating of air-navigation facilities available for the
use of aircraft.
Air Commerce Bulletins 1929-1939
Commerce Regulations 1934
Licensing and inspection of aircraft, pilots,
mechanics, air traffic rules
Air Commerce Radio Facilities and Broadcast Schedule. March 5, 1935
Dept. of Commerce El Passo to Pueblo Airway Site Locations 1942 (PDF
Montoya, NM Radio Beacon Site Map.
Date unknown (PDF .2mb)
Colonias, NM Radio Beacon Site 79
Map (PDF .1mb)
Aeronautics Branch, Department of Commerce;
Its history, activities and organization, by
Laurence F. Schmeckebier
Radio Range 1933
(1.3mb PDF, 228 pages)
FAA Historical Chronology
(2.3mb PDF, 290 pages)
Bicentennial History Publication (PDF 2.2mb, 116 pages)
Contains excellent historical information on the Airways Division, Air
Traffic, and Flight Standards, including the development of air
traffic in New Mexico, Texas, and Louisiana.
Mountain Region Intercom's and other publications
1970 Air Traffic Control System
story of the Federal Air Traffic Control System
and the crews who man this vast network 24 hours a
day. July 1970 (five page pdf file).
Pre-development Job Offer Memo 1980 (pdf)
AOPA article: Lockheed Martin Flight Service changes name to Leidos
AOPA article on outsourcing FSS out to Lockheed Martin
1987 San Diego
Directory, with Photos
The Last Lighthouse
Pacific Radio News, New Stations of the Aerial Mail Service, 1920
Link contains 1 of 438 pages from the Pacific Radio News, Volume 1, Page
291, dated August 1920, describing in detail one of the most efficient radio
circuits in the world located between two Aerial Mail Service radio
stations, North Platte, Nebraska, and at Elko, Nevada.
Handbook: Maintenance of Astronomic Time Switches and Photo Electric Devices
for Airway Lighting 1963
Provides a manual of technical standards, operational procedures, special
methods and techniques to guide technical personnel in the maintenance of
astronomic time switches and other lighting aids.
Department of Commerce Federal Airway System 1936
Aeronautics Bulletin #34, July 1, 1936. Description of the Federal Airway
System embracing 22,000 miles of lighted and radio-equipped air routes.
Department of Commerce General Airway Information 1931
Bulletin #1: General Airway Information, September 1, 1931.
Bulletin #2: Descriptions of Airports and Landing Fields, September 1, 1931.
County, New Mexico Historical Society
A group of people dedicated to
the preservation of the airway beacon sites.
View brochure and a list of Kohler manufacturing dates and serial numbers
between pre-1936 and 1973.
Four Post Airway Beacon Towers
Specifications, 1927 (pdf)
Specifications provided by the Airways Division explaining the 51 ft, 62 ft,
and 75 ft. beacon tower requirements for bidding purposes.
Navigation Beacon Specifications, 1953 (pdf)
Covers beacon towers intended for use as supporting structures for lights.f