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Navy Yard in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

1970 / 2000

 
 
1970/2000 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, April 1, 2019
1. 1970/2000 Marker
Inscription.  
1970
Airlines carry 172 million passengers in the United States.

2000
Airlines carry almost 615 million passengers in the United States.
 
Erected by U.S. Department of Transportation.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Air & SpaceIndustry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the D.C. - Transportation Walk series list.
 
Location. 38° 52.528′ N, 77° 0.184′ W. Marker is in Navy Yard in Washington, District of Columbia. Marker can be reached from Tingey Street Southeast east of New Jersey Avenue Southeast, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1200 New Jersey Avenue Southeast, Washington DC 20590, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. April 1, 1967 (a few steps from this marker); 1960 / 2000 (a few steps from this marker); USS Sequoia / USS Memphis / Skipjack / Canal Barge / USS Constitution (a few steps from this marker); Wright Brothers' 1903 Flyer / Lockheed Vega / P-51 Mustang Fighter / Bell-47 Flyer / Global Flyer
1970/2000 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, April 1, 2019
2. 1970/2000 Marker
(a few steps from this marker); 1956 (a few steps from this marker); 1962 (a few steps from this marker); 1958 (a few steps from this marker); 1966 (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Navy Yard.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 28, 2019. It was originally submitted on February 2, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 73 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 1, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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