The Heyday of Propeller Airliners(1941-1958)

L. Welch Pogue

L. Welch Pogue, chairman of the Civil Aeronautics Board, played an instrumental role in drafting plans for postwar civil aviation. Pogue served as a docent at the Museum until his death in 2003 at the age of 103.

Image number 9A04284
Credit: National Air and Space Museum Archives

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