Dodge City Army Airfield – Ford County Airport, Dodge City

Aerial view of Dodge City AAF while under construction in 1943.

Dodge City AAF was located 6 miles northwest of the town of Dodge City. The Army Airfield was built in 1942 for the 70,000 Pilot Training Program, to train pilots & crews of medium bombers, primarily B-25s.
Dodge City was also used during WW2 to train French aircrews.



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