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3 Arrows and 17 Beacons

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DOCILF=Department of Commerce Intermediate Landing Field

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5 C-NY La Porte DOCIFL

Indiana:  Laporte County

CAM #17 New York NY - Chicago IL
National Air Transport

gps: 41.576282, -86.729936

Airway Bulletin No. 354 May 8, 1928
Site 11, Type C, Chicago-Cleveland Airway

10/11 C-NY Goshen DOCILF

Indiana:  Elkhart County

CAM #17 New York NY - Chicago IL
Chicago-Cleveland Airway
Chicago-Toledo section
National Air Transport

gps:  41.522835, -85.793012

 

This arrow and beacon site has been destroyed. 

I am including it here because previously it was blurry on Google Maps and looked like a portion of the arrow may have been remaining.

Spades #3R

Indiana:  Franklin County

National Geodetic Survey Data Sheet JZ3326

CAM #24 Chicago IL - Cincinnati OH
Cincinnati-Chicago Airway
Embry-Riddle Comapny

gps:  39.358533, -85.071530


Photo courtesy of Cindy Bily
(click for larger photo)

6 C-C Rushville

Indiana:  Rush County

CAM #24 Chicago IL - Cincinnati OH
Cincinnati-Chicago Airway
Embry-Riddle Comapny

gps:  39.506896, -85.515725


Photo courtesy of Cindy Bily
(click for larger photo)

7 C-C Parkinson

Indiana:  Shelby County

CAM #24 Chicago IL - Cincinnati OH
Cincinnati-Chicago Airway
Embry-Riddle Comapny

gps: 39.540298, -85.658862

8 C-C Shelbyville DOCILF

Indiana:  Shelby County

CAM #24 Chicago IL - Cincinnati OH
Cincinnati-Chicago Airway
Embry-Riddle Comapny

gps: 39.5767900,  -85.7996830

8 C-C Shelbyville DOCILF Webpage

 

Purdue University Airport

Indiana: Tippecanoe County

CAM #24 Chicago IL - Cincinnati OH
Cincinnati-Chicago Airway
Embry-Riddle Comapny

gps: 40.416700, -86.929225

 

20 C-C Renssalaer DOCILF
AKA Jasper County Airport

Indiana:  Jasper County

CAM #24 Chicago IL - Cincinnati OH
Cincinnati-Chicago Airway
Embry-Riddle Comapny

gps:  40.941762,-87.182677

Evansville Regional Airport

Indiana:  Vanderburgh County

Cam #30 Chicago-Atlanta
Atlanta-Chicago Airway
Nashville-Terre Haute section
Interstate Airlines
St. Louis-Evansville Airway

gps:  38.043895, -87.516923

 

Putnam County Airport

Indiana:  Putnam County

CAM #34 New York NY-Los Angeles CA
St. Louis-Indianapolis Airway
Transcontinental & Western Air (TAT)

gps:   39.637694, -86.817349

 

Indianapolis International Airport/
Baer Field

Indiana:  Marion County

CAM #34 New York NY-Los Angeles CA
St. Louis-Indianapolis Airway
Indianapolis-Dayton Airway
Transcontinental & Western Air (TAT)
CAM #24 Chicago-Cincinnati
Cincinnati-Indianapolis Airway
Embry-Riddle Co 

gps:  39.737924, -86.279945

Huntingburg CAA #19

Indiana:  Dubois County

Northern Transcontinental Airway

gps: 38.247526, -86.951552

 

Ft. Wayne International / Baer Field

Indiana:  Allen County

gps:  40.99110, -85.192525

 

Monroe County Airport

Indiana:  Monroe County

gps: 39.149435, -86.612255

Smith Field/
Old Baer Field

Indiana:  Allen County

National Geodetic Survey Data Sheet MD1567

gps:  41.141625, -85.146134

Columbus Municipal Airport

Indiana:  Bartholomew County

gps: 39.251782, -85.897079

 

Delaware County Airport-
Johnson Field

Indiana:  Delaware County

gps:  40.237762, -85.387625

 

Elkhart Municipal Airport

Indiana:  Elkhart County

gps:  41.718129, -85.998028

 

Airway Bulletin No. 460, 9 October 1928

Gary/
Chicago  International Airport

Indiana:  Lake County

gps:  41.619498, -87.409841

Anderson Municipal Airport

Indiana:  Madison County

gps:  40.111666, -85.615015

 

Porter County Municipal Airport

Indiana:  Porter County

gps:  41.449600, -87.009119

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