Air Defense Radar Stations


Information for Lockport AFS, NY

Latitude: 43-08-25 N, Longitude: 078-50-05 W

Call Sign(s): Migrate


Perm ID Sage ID JSS ID Unit Location Early
Equip.
Final
Equip.
Oper.
Date
Inact.
Date
Notes
P-21 Z-21   763 Lockport AFS, NY CPS-6B (2); FPS-7; FPS-6, -6A (3) [2 for Army]; FPS-26 FPS-7 (FPS-107); FPS-26 1951 01-Apr-79 AN/FPS-7 later became AN/FPS-107. USAF site shared with Army for Nike Missile air-defense system (NF-17DC). GATR had been retained as JSS radio site, # G-56 (Sanborn - Lockport); however, is now closed.
CG24 / P-21E Z-21E     Stoney Creek, ON, CN         ** Gap-Filler Annex, planned but not completed. Appears to have been partially constructed.
P-21A Z-21A     Brockport, NY FPS-14   Aug-57 Jun-68 Gap-Filler Annex. Located at the far east side of the Lake View Cemetery just south of Brockport. Building is still extant.
P-21B Z-21B     Charlotte Center, NY FPS-14   Aug-57 Jun-68 Gap-Filler Annex. Both building and radar tower are still extant.
P-21D       Richardsville, PA **         Gap-Filler Annex. ** In early 1960s ADC plans, but never was built. Possibly a planned relocation of the site for the Philipsburg GFA, PA (P-21D), also not built.
P-21D / P-63B       Philipsburg, PA **         ** Gap-Filler Annex. In original ADC plans, but never was built.

Current Use: Commercial housing developments. GATR site is in use by a landscaping company.

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