Information for Amarillo AFB, TX

Latitude: 35-14-49.6 N, Longitude: 101-39-20.4 W

Call Sign(s): Ginger, Sleeper


Perm ID Sage ID JSS ID Unit Location Early
Equip.
Final
Equip.
Oper.
Date
Inact.
Date
Notes
M-88 Z-88   688 Amarillo AFB, TX MPS-7; TPS-10D; FPS-20A; FPS-6A FPS-67B; FPS-6A late 1954 08-Sep-68 Located at northeast corner of the base. The FAA still operates the FPS-67B search radar.
M-88A       Bovina, TX **         ** Gap-Filler Annex. In original ADC plans, but never was built.
M-89F / M-88B       Cone, TX **         ** Gap-Filler Annex. In original ADC plans, but never was built.

Current Use: Active FAA site. Amarillo AFB itself is now closed, and is a commercial airport. This now-FAA long-range radar site is now data-tied into the Joint Surveillance System (post 9/11).

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