- CAA Region IX 1947 National Airport Plan, Proposed airport at Kailua, Hawaii, February 26, 1947.
- Plane on the runway is one of the first Hawaiian Airlines planes to arrive at Kailua, Kona Airport on its opening day, July 10, 1949.
- This aerial photo shows the nearly 4,000 people who attended the colorful opening ceremony of the new airport in Kailua-Kona, July 10, 1949, bringing a new era to the quiet district and famed tourist attraction. On the field are service and civilian transport planes. In the background are Kailua Bay and the town.