XC-99, Convair Military Cargo--Transport Aircraft

3119 Growdon Rd.
San Antonio, Texas

Historic Document

XC-99, Convair Military Cargo--Transport Aircraft is located in Bexar County, Texas certified as a historic location on Thursday December 03, 1992. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Transportation, Defense, more specifically a Air Facility, Air-Related. XC-99, Convair Military Cargo--Transport Aircraft was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Military, Engineering, Transportation.

XC-99, Convair Military Cargo--Transport Aircraft Information

Other Name: Goliath of the Skies
Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: Structure
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1947
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Convair; Consolidated Vultee Aircraft Corp.
Architectural Style: Cold War aircraft design
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

XC-99, Convair Military Cargo--Transport Aircraft Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 9
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 1
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
San Antonio Historic Locations Bexar County Historic Locations Texas Historic Locations