July 1, 2017 -- the 75th anniversary of the formation of the Air Transport Command!

Learn about the Air Transport Command (ATC)
  • Ask a veteran! Send email to ATCA Historian Sgt. Jack Kinyon (jhkinyon (at) gmail.com).

  • "The Hump" - Life Magazine, September 11, 1944 (PDF)

Books (may be found for sale new/used via Internet search)
  • "A Teenager's View of World War II" - Fred Kaiser, 2000
  • "Born to fly... The Hump" - Dr. Carl Frey Constein, 2001
  • "Flight to Everywhere" - Ivan Dmitri, 1944
  • "Mac's Wartime Letters 1941-1943" - Malcolm Perkins, 1997
  • "Tales of the Himalayas" - Compiled and edited by Dr. Carl Frey Constein, 2002
  • "Top Stick" - Harold A. Jacobs, 2002
  • "When the Airlines Went to War" - Robert J. Serling, 1997

Visit the Air Transport Command Exhibit at the Air Mobility Command Museum, Dover AFB
    • The exhibit
      • ATC video clips (9 clips that play in a continuous loop as part of the exhibit, YouTube, 13 minutes total)

    ATC Veterans In the News
    • Carl F. Constein - China-Burma-India "Hump" pilot

      • Interview - March, 2012 (YouTube, 44 minutes)

    • Richard Ravitts - C-87 and C-54 pilot, and former president of ATCA
    • George Schofield - Navigator

      • Interview - May 21, 2016 (YouTube, 25 minutes)

    • Edmond Sipowicz - Tech. Sgt.

      • Interview - May 21, 2016 (YouTube, 28 minutes)

    • Bill Voigt - WWII and Berlin Airlift pilot

    • John Byrton DeWitt Winder - WWII Hump pilot

      • Second Chances - "Alumna Weds Long-Lost Sweetheart After 60 Years Apart" 

    • Air Transport Command Association newsletters (PDF)

    Facebook Groups (not affiliated with the Air Transport Command Association)

    View Reunion Photo Albums and Slideshows

    (Click the city name to open the photo album, then click any photo and use the left and right arrow keys to move between them. Use the escape key to exit. If videos do not play properly, right-click and download.)

    Air Transport Command Association
    • Claire Lyn Saxon, President (clsaxon (at) earthlink.net)

    • Gail Ravitts, Director

    • Jack Kinyon, Director and Historian (jhkinyon (at) gmail.com)

    • Jean Kumernitsky, Director

    • John J. Kinyon, Secretary/Treasurer, webmaster (jjk2005 (at) gmail.com)
    The Air Transport Command Association is a 501(c)(19) not-for-profit all-volunteer organization. Donations are welcome.