Buchanan Field - Concord
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Emanuels, Page34Buchanan Field in 1946.  It had been open to civilian pilots only a few months.   Darrell Johnson was the first airport manager.  The popular Pacheco Speedway, in the lower left corner, staged weekend evening auto races.  Solano Way is delineated by the line of houses across the center of the picture, left to right.

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  Pacific States Aviation

Buchanan  Grand Opening

Squadron 444

Old tower

P39 crash

Buchanan 1946

Waco UPF7 flight

P82 overnight

BF1946operators

 

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Plane Crashes in Concord

2006: Highway 4

2004: I-680

1985: Sun Valley Mall

 

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