May 8, 2009
A marker still maintained from the 1940s is shown pointing the way to Phoenix from the top of the Mogollon Rim. Before the advent of instrument flying, landmarks were a daylight aid to pilots.
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Payson Aero Fair is May 16 at the airport
For longtime pilot and Aero Fair organizer Marie Fasano, a day spent in the sky is a little heaven on earth. The sights and colors of the Rim never grow old, the natural bridge never loses its luster, and the squeal of first-time passengers never fails to amuse.