Opened to the public in 1946, the new Blue Grass Airport was a huge improvement over its predecessor, Cool Meadow, which lacked running water and other basic amenities. In 1946, a Delta flight from Lexington to Chicago cost $15.70 and took three hours and 15 minutes.
Opened to the public in 1946, the new Blue Grass Airport was a huge improvement over its predecessor, Cool Meadow, which lacked running water and other basic amenities. In 1946, a Delta flight from Lexington to Chicago cost $15.70 and took three hours and 15 minutes.
Opened to the public in 1946, the new Blue Grass Airport was a huge improvement over its predecessor, Cool Meadow, which lacked running water and other basic amenities. In 1946, a Delta flight from Lexington to Chicago cost $15.70 and took three hours and 15 minutes.

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