|Medicine Bow #32 Radio Beacon,
The Department of Commerce demanded these sites be kept in pristine
including mowing lawns. Flight check pilots were always complaining about
note: The Union Pacific Railroad is very close and Highway 30, the
connect the Midwest with the West is 1 1/2 miles away. The Overland Trail
1800's is very close and of course this Low Frequency Airway. They all
Side Note: The 1935 mystery novel, Obelists Fly High by C.
Daly King, features a detailed description of a transcontinental flight
in a Boeing 247, with much of the plot action occurring during an
emergency bad weather stop at Medicine Bow field.