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In this circa-1983 TV image, pilot/reporter Jerry Foster places photographer John Bass on a flooded mobile home. Bass went through it, found no one inside, and got back into the helicopter minutes before the flooded New River destroyed the mobile home.

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Two chances to meet pioneering Phoenix TV helicopter newsman in Prescott

If you lived in the Phoenix area – or, really, anywhere in Arizona – in the 1970s and 80s, you know the name Jerry Foster.