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Anchorage Turns Park Into Airstrip  
User currently offlineKIX From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Posted (15 years 1 week 12 hours ago) and read 630 times:

This Tuesday, a park in downtown Anchorage reverted to its origin as an airstrip for biplanes.

Roads were filled in and light poles removed to turn the six-block park into a runway, to commemorate Noel Wien's contributions to Alaskan aviation with a single flight in a biplane

story (Alaska Daily News):
http://www.adn.com/stories/T99070728.html

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