Map: Detroit – Windsor Transportation and Terminal Facilities 1943

There was no Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW) in 1943. That would take another 6 years for the existing Wayne County airport to add three more runways and pull air traffic away from Detroit City Airport. This map comes from the “south Detroit” side of things. Windsor was exploring a new international airport that would take up nearly half the city.

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