1927 : Detroit’s City Airport (now Coleman A. Young International Airport) opened

When:
October 14, 2019 all-day
2019-10-14T00:00:00-04:00
2019-10-15T00:00:00-04:00

On October 14, 1927, Detroit’s City Airport (now Coleman A. Young International Airport) opened. This 1953 aerial view shows the airport’s footprint in its eastside neighborhood.

Source : Detroit Historical Society post, October 14, 2018.