Wings Over Western: WKU and Aviation
Adapted with permission from echo (www.wku.edu/echo), September 2003
More than one hundred years after Kitty Hawk, aviation has become a part of the history of Western Kentucky University. Alumni have distinguished themselves in war and peacetime pursuits related to aviation, and an airplane plays a role in one of Western’s best-known ghost stories.
Lynn E. Niedermeier. "Wings Over Western: WKU and Aviation" University Archives WKU History (2007).
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/lynn_niedermeier/11
Western's Training School students with model airplanes made to train spotters, 1942