Willmar Municipal Airport
(1934)
Willmar, Minnesota

Willmar Municipal Airport (1934) Willmar, Minnesota

Located near the western edge of Willmar, Minnesota, the former Willmar Municipal Airport (MHPR KH-WLC-132) is historically significance as an early active regional airport (1941-1962). It is also eligible for the National Register of Historic Places under Criterion B (association with the lives of historically significant persons) because of its relationship with John L. Rice who made important contributions to the development of aviation in Minnesota. Prior to demolition, documentation for the Minnesota Historic Property Record (MHPR) was performed for Stark Preservation Planning, LLC .

Airport Beacon - MHPR KH-WLC-132-10 (Please credit Daniel R. Pratt and the Minnesota Historic Property Record)