Air Defense Radar Stations


Information for Texarkana AFS, AR

Latitude: 33-27-20 N, Longitude: 093-59-53 W

Call Sign(s): Burly Boy,Jersey, Linden


Perm ID Sage ID JSS ID Unit Location Early
Equip.
Final
Equip.
Oper.
Date
Inact.
Date
Notes
M-91 Z-91   703 Texarkana AFS, AR FPS-3, FPS-20; MPS-14 FPS-91A; MPS-14 1955 08-Sep-68 Was an FAA site after USAF deactivation. However, this radar site is closed altogether now.
M-125B / M-91B       Heflin, LA **         ** Gap-Filler Annex. In original ADC plans, but never was built.
M-91A       Daingerfield, TX **         ** Gap-Filler Annex. In original ADC plans, but never was built.
M-91C       Tinsman, AR **         ** Gap-Filler Annex. In original ADC plans, but never was built.

Current Use: The former Texarkana AFS is inactive. A new 'Texarkana' FAA long-range radar facility (using an FPS-67 search radar) is located about 8 miles southeast of Texarkana, at 33-21-35N & 093-55-22W.

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