Raul Jusinto

McCarran Field


McCarran Field
These stone pillars were from the entrance of the original McCarran Field (currently Nellis Air Force Base). The pillars were built in 1941 and moved to their current Las Vegas Boulevard location in 1950.

McCarran Field
The original Las Vegas Boulevard terminal entrance.

McCarran Field
The Paradise Road terminal entrance.

McCarran Airport
This work, "McCarran Airport", is a derivative of "Aerial photo of McCarran International Airport (Las Vegas)..." by Craig Butz, used under CC BY-SA 3.0. "McCarran Airport" is licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 by Raul Jusinto.

McCarran Airport Slot Machines
McCarran International Airport and Reno-Tahoe International Airport are the only two American airports with slot machines. " Las Vegas Airport Slot Machines " by Michael Kappel is licensed under CC BY-NC 2.0.

South Las Vegas Boulevard
Photograph of Las Vegas Airport, Las Vegas (Nev.), 1960s. Darrell Bradford Collection. UNLV Libraries Special Collections & Archives. Text layers added by Raul Jusinto.

The land previously occupied the Alamo Field in the 1940s. Becomes McCarran Field in 1948. Becomes McCarran International Airport in 1968. Named in honor of Nevada Senator Patrick McCarran.

Original terminal location was located on US 91; later renamed Las Vegas Boulevard. In 1963, a new terminal was built on Paradise Road.

McCarran International Airport slot concession associated with: Michael Gaughan (2009).

Located at 5757 Wayne Newton Boulevard, Paradise, Nevada.

Denotes American Gaming Association Hall of Fame year of induction.