November 2004

Pre-2008 Archived Articles

A Winged Salute to Jackie Cochran

Monday, November 1, 2004
A Winged Salute to Jackie Cochran
Desert airport will be named in honor of the first woman to break the sound barrier.
By Barbara E. Hernandez
The Los Angeles (CA) Times

THERMAL, Calif. – In 1953, Jacqueline Cochran soared above the Coachella Valley and tiny Thermal Airport in an F-86 Sabre Jet, becoming the first woman to break the sound barrier.

Pre-2008 Archived Articles

San Diego’s New Airport Site Search

Tuesday, November 2, 2004
Board asks for further review on airport site
By KATHERINE MARKS
The North County (CA) Times

SAN DIEGO—- A board studying locations for a new regional airport expressed serious reservations Monday about the prospects of an airport in the Cleveland National Forest, but stopped short of giving the site a thumbs up or thumbs down.

Pre-2008 Archived Articles

San Diego’s New Airport Site Search

Tuesday, November 2, 2004
Board asks for further review on airport site
By KATHERINE MARKS
The North County (CA) Times

SAN DIEGO—- A board studying locations for a new regional airport expressed serious reservations Monday about the prospects of an airport in the Cleveland National Forest, but stopped short of giving the site a thumbs up or thumbs down.