History

History Links

Visit these websites for in-depth information on the history of TWA!

Early TWA History

William John “Jack” Frye

Paul Ernest Richter, Jr.

Walter A Hamilton

Walt Hamilton passed away at an early age leaving no immediate family to carry on his legacy. Our thanks to the Richter Family for sharing this important part of TWA’s history from Paul Richter’s document library.

Daniel Webb “Tommy” Tomlinson

General History


Videos

TWA passenger aircraft is prepared for take-off at London Airport.

Various shots of TWA Super Constellation aircraft ‘Star of Paris’ surrounded by large crowd at unknown American airport.

TWA Lockheed Constellation

All video credit goes to British Pathé