"Keep 'Em Flying"
The Story of the
Hobbs Army Air Field
|In 2006, the City of
Hobbs contracted with Van Citters: Historic
Preservation, LLC to research and document the
history of the site upon which the Hobbs Army Air
Field was built and operated. In 2008, Van
Citters delivered their results to the City of
Hobbs, which included the 66 page report which can
be viewed as a PDF file by clicking on the image
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If you have comments or questions
project, contact Joe Dearing, Planning Director
for the City of Hobbs.
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