Air Defense Radar Stations

You will find additional information for a given site by clicking on the link in the Location column.

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12 MWS BMEWS Site 1, Thule, GL    
13 MWS BMEWS Site 2, Clear, AK  
Det.1, 14 AF BMEWS Site 3, RAF Fylingdales, UK  
  Trinidad BMEWS, BWI, TT            

If a single single asterisk (*) appears next to a site, it denotes that the site was planned but no squadron was assigned (and obviously no radar installation was constructed for that site number). Click for examples.

If double asterisks (**) appear next to a site, they denote that the site was planned was assigned a numbered squadron, but was not built / activated (usually due to budgetary constraints). Click for examples.

All site numbers are listed in the data base for accounting reasons.

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