If one could enlarge the photo a bit, the name of the airfield is spelled out in large letters over the central windows of the terminal. Unfortunately, even at the largest currently available resolution they're too small for me to read.
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Coronado990 From United States of America, joined Oct 2003, 1597 posts, RR: 2
Reply 4, posted (3 years 7 months 3 weeks 6 days 18 hours ago) and read 2012 times:
Quoting TSS (Reply 3): It dang sure appears to be RIC... many, many years and expansions ago.
A quick glance at www.historicaerials.com confirms that it is. If you go to their web site type in
"Byrd Field Richmond VA" where it says Enter An Address or Landmark and hit the arrows.
Then go to 1952.