August 14, 2022
The ROC - The Story of Rochester's 100-Year-Old Airport
Book Signing with Rick Ikel
Sunday Aug 14, 1:30 - 3:00 p.m. at the Greece Museum
In this newly shared tale of Rochester, New York’s airport, discover why the City originally purchased Britton Field in 1921, how Charles Lindbergh’s 1927 visit impacted community leaders and why Monroe County became involved in 1948. Read about some of Rochester’s flying pioneers and how the center of activity relocated from Scottsville Road to Brooks Avenue in 1953.