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The Hemlock Flying Service of Hemlock NY

Photos courtesy of Lee Wemett.

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Glenn Johnson of Springwater NY with his airplane at the Hemlock Flying Field circa 1930. Click any image to enlarge.

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A photo of the Hemlock Flying Field circa 1930.

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A photo of the Hemlock Flying Field circa 1930.

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A photo of the Hemlock Flying Field circa 1930.

The Hemlock Flying Field existed in Hemlock NY from 1928 to about 1938. Besides the normal airplane services, there were derby races held here and in 1931 the first helicopter came to Hemlock.

Here are some photos and news articles about the Hemlock Flying Service.

News Articles

1928

Hemlock’s Airport

Alma Rogers, a high school student in 1928, wrote a poem she called “Hemlock’s Airport”.

1928

A Parachute Jump at Hemlock

On the 4th of July 1928 a parachute jump was the feature show at the Hemlock Flying field.

1931

A Helicopter comes to Hemlock

A helicopter came to the Hemlock Flying Field by the invitation of Dr. Harold Trott.

1976

Hemlock to Cleveland Air Derby

Margaret Wemett wrote about the Hemlock to Cleveland air derby that happened in 1932.

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An ad for the Hemlock Flying Service in the Livonia Gazette in 1928. Click any image to enlarge.

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An ad for the Hemlock Flying Service in the Livonia Gazette in 1928. Click any image to enlarge.

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