Visit Marks 71st Year Since Opening of United Airport
BURBANK, Calif., May 29, 2001 — A DC-3 sporting the livery of United Airlines will be on display at Burbank Airport Saturday, June 2, 2001 from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Gate 9 of Terminal A. Parking is available in the airport’s Short Term parking structure immediately across from the main terminal entrance.
The DC-3, owned by Clay Lacy Aviation, is being flown in to mark the 71st anniversary of the Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport, which opened on Memorial Day weekend 1930 as United Airport and was originally owned and operated by United Aircraft and Transport Company.
Lacy operates a world-renowned jet charter company based at Van Nuys Airport and was a United pilot for 40 years.