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Matt Revington

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Golden age navigational aids
« on: December 28, 2018, 04:21:11 PM »

These concrete arrows, often lit by beacons, pointed the way for airmail service, installed between 1926 and 1932,

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Kurt Kummer

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Re: Golden age navigational aids
« Reply #1 on: December 28, 2018, 11:19:15 PM »

Thanks Matt.  I'd heard of these navaids before but never seen one.  Now I see I was maybe fifty feet from the one in Great Bend, KS in September when I was there for the Great Bend AirFest.  I wish I'd known.  Thanks again for this fascinating bit of history.
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