Information on Radar Sites

On these pages, you'll find all AC&W and Radar sites which were, and in the case of the FAA/JSS sites, still are active in the Continental U.S., Alaska, Greenland and Iceland.

Photos, maps, documents and satellite views of selected sites are available.

If you have been assigned to one or more of these sites, you're invited to enter your name and dates of service in the "Site Roster" available on each sites' individual page.

Some Interesting Air Defense and Radar News Items

The Rise Of Air Defense

- Air Force Magazine - 1999

DEFCON - Defense Conditions

Strategic Air Defense Systems

The following contributed by Al Grobmeier

1949 Radar Defense Bill

1949 Announcement of Coastal Radar Installations