Verde Heritage: 1955 - Sedona Airport opens on mesa with red clay runway

The Sedona Airport (aka The USS Sedona for its similarity to an aircraft carrier) opened in 1955 before it the runway was paved and before an airport authority was in place. (1998 photo by Brian Snelson)

The Sedona Airport (aka The USS Sedona for its similarity to an aircraft carrier) opened in 1955 before it the runway was paved and before an airport authority was in place. (1998 photo by Brian Snelson)

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