Man and Woman Standing Near Airplane
(Original Caption) New Coast to Coast Air Express Line Starts First Run. Los Angeles: Air express Corporation's new "Flying Van" was loaded for the first time at Los Angeles just before the take-off on first overnight schedule to New York. Laden with merchandise including perishables picked from southern California gardens this morning "Buddy" Jones is expected to pilot the ship eastward at speed of 180 miles per hour reaching New York before breakfast Monday. Seventeen hours is the schedule for the 2460 mile hop.
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Bettmann / Contributor
20 December, 1932
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