STAPLETON
INTERNATIONAL
AIRPORT

On October 17, 1929 the Denver Municipal Airport was officially dedicated and opened for business. Three days of festivities marked the occasion. After years of expansion and improvements, the airport was officially renamed Stapleton International Airport. On the cold, forbidding night of February 27, 1995 the last commercial flight departed Stapleton. Nothing remains now but the memories. This site is dedicated to those memories, which were once our world.

I wish to thank the many photographers who have made this site possible by generously allowing their works to be displayed here. Where the name of the photographer is known, credit is cheerfully given.

If you have any photographs please contact me. I would love to use them. Contact me at

stapleton@aviationphotographs.net

NEW ADDITIONS:

09-02-13 - Xgunship Escorte.Blogspot.com: New Gallery Opened
09-02-13 - Arno Janssen: New Gallery Opened
08-29-13 Robert M. Campbell: 3 Images Added
06-22-13 - Thomas J. Hess: New Gallery Opened
06-22-13 - RA Scholefield: 2 Images Added
05-24-13 - Chuck Conway: 10 Images Added
04-13-13 - Chuck Conway: New Gallery Opened

THE GALLERIES

The Early Years 1
The Early Years 2
John P. Stewart's Photographs
Moe Bertrand's Photographs
Adrian Falconer's Photographs
Brian Peters' Photographs
AirNikon's Photographs 1
AirNikon's Photographs 2
Keith Kinman's Photographs
George Gayuski's Photographs
Randy Cook's Photographs
Andrew Abshier's Photographs
Christian Hanuise's Photographs
HansHansen's Photographs
Bob Beach's Photographs
Mel Lawrence's Photographs
Frank Schaefer's Photographs 1
Frank Schaefer's Photographs 2
Tom Hildreth's Photographs
Chris Barrow's Photographs
Michael Taylor's Photographs
Dan McGlaun's Photographs
The Floyd and Ruth Marshall Collection
Mojo's Ramp Photos 1
Mojo's Ramp Photos 2
Mojo's Ramp Photos 3
Brian J. Gore's Photographs
Jim Bailey's Photographs
Walter Wilson's Photographs
Eduard Marmet's Photographs
Ben Wang's Photographs
Ted Quackenbush's Photographs
David Bottinelli's Photographs
Anton Heumann's Photographs
United Airlines Photographs
The Stapleton Neighborhood
Demolition
Rene Dannies' Photographs
Francois Stock's Photographs
The Knight Family Photographs
Don Boyd's Photographs
Serge Walczak's Photographs
Thomas Moore's Photographs
Jamie Sullivan's Page
Stephen R.Strauss' Photographs
Christopher Smay's Photographs
Bill Buse's Photographs
Dean Straw's Photographs
Gary Orlando's Photographs
Chris Sloan's Photographs
Peter de Groot's Photographs
Frank Duarte's Photographs 1
Frank Duarte's Photographs 2
Frank Duarte's Photographs 3
Frank Duarte's Photographs 4
Mark Bird's Scans
Karl Lisle's Photographs
Benjamin Shumaker's Photographs
Craig Mills' Photographs
David Schulman's Photographs
Robert Redden's Photographs
Jeremy Mosher's Photographs
Jerry Piller's Photographs
Konstantin von Wedelstaedt's Photographs
Robert M. Campbell's Photographs
Donald A. Mosher's Photographs
Gil Bliss' Photographs & Collection 1
Gil Bliss' Photographs & Collection 2
Bob Garrard's Photographs
Willi Pokall's Photographs
Wally Settgast's Photographs
Aviation Photography of Miami Photographs
Ellis Chernoff's Photographs
Mike Haywood's Collection
Stefano Pagiola's Collection
Brian Gustafson's Photographs
Kyle Matson's Photographs
Gerard Helmer's Photographs
Kevin Peterson's Photographs
Eric D. Smith's Photographs
Marvin Berryman's "Then" Photographs
Marvin Berryman's "Now" Photographs 1
Marvin Berryman's "Now" Photographs 2
Michael Karl's Photographs
V.L. Totire's Photographs
James Quirk's Photographs
Craig Hansen's Collection
Colorado Dept. of Transportation's Photographs
Craig Williams' Photographs
Ian Fuller's Photographs
Rick Von Glahn's Photographs
Boston Jeremy's Photographs
Dylan Hardman's Photographs
Doc Searl's Photographs
James A. Castaneda's Photographs
Kris Thom White's Photographs
Bob Polaneczky's Photographs
Thom Rowland's Photographs
Lee Holden's Collection
Jon Proctor's Photographs
Bryant Pettit's Collection
Rainer Ziegowski's Photographs
Jay Selman's Photographs & Collection
Don Clark's Photographs
Richard Vandervord's Photographs
Richard Vandervord's Photographs 2
Jim Baumann's Photographs
David Ulane's Photographs
Mark Morris' Photographs
James Cooley's Photographs
Leigh Hanlon's Photographs
Steven Pinnow's Photographs
Nick Gritsonis' Collection
Robert Boser's Photographs
Roman Dolinsky's Photographs
Fran Undiks' Photographs
Chip Sherman's Photographs
Christian Volpati's Photographs
Erik Bernhard's Collection
George W. Hamlin's Photographs
Gerry Barron's Photographs
Nick DeWolf's Photographs
Mike Sparkman's Photographs
Craig Patterson's Photographs 1
Craig Patterson's Photographs 2
R.A. Scholefield's Photographs
Bruce Highland's Photographs
Brian T. Richards' Photographs
Paul Alexander's Photographs
Perry Hoppe's Photographs
Ken Blackwell's Photographs
Chuck Conway's Photographs
Thomas J. Hess Photographs
Arno Janssen's Photographs
Xgunship Escorte.Blogspot.com's Photographs
Miscellaneous Stapleton Photographs
Stapleton Memories 1
Stapleton Memories 2
Stapleton Memories 3
Stapleton Memories 4
Stapleton Memories 5
Stapleton Memories 6
Stapleton Memories 7
Stapleton Memories 8
Postcards 1
Postcards 2
Stapleton Services Guide 1970's
Stapleton Visitors Guide
United Airlines Stapleton Guide

THE AIRLINES AT DEN:
IN PROGRESS

Air Midwest
America West
American Airlines
Aspen Page 1
Aspen Page 2
Aspen Page 3
Braniff International
Central
Combs Freightair
Continental Page 1
Continental Page 2
Continental Page 3
Continental Page 4
Continental Page 5
Delta
Eastern
Emery
Frontier I Page 1
Frontier I Page 2
Frontier I Page 3
Frontier I Page 4
Frontier I Page 5
Frontier I Page 6
Frontier I Page 7
Frontier I Page 8
Frontier II
Hughes Air West
MarkAir
Mexicana
Miscellaneous
Northwest
Ozark
PEOPLExpress
Piedmont
Pioneer
Ports of Call
Pride Air
Republic
Rocky Mountain
Texas International
Trans Colorado
Trans World
United Page 1
United Page 2
United Page 3
United Page 4
United Parcel
US Air
Western
Wien

LINKS:

Old Airport Terminals
The Unofficial JFK Airport 50th Anniversary Page
Abandoned and Little-Known Airfields
Rocky Mountain Aviation Photography
Mid Atlantic Aviation Photos (PHL)
Archive.Com

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