Information for Rockport AFS, TX

Latitude: 28-05-30 N, Longitude: 097-02-45 W

Call Sign(s): Nobody


Perm ID Sage ID JSS ID Unit Location Early
Equip.
Final
Equip.
Oper.
Date
Inact.
Date
Notes
TM-191     813 Rockport AFS, TX FPS-3; FPS-6   1959 30-Jun-63 Site shared with FAA. Located adjacent to the Aransas County Airport.
TM-189A / TM-191C       Delmita, TX FPS-18   Apr-60 Jun-63 Gap-Filler Annex. Location is about 4 miles west-southwest of Delmita.
TM-191A       Riviera, TX FPS-18   Aug-59 Jun-63 Gap-Filler Annex. Building still extant.
TM-191B       Palacios, TX FPS-18   1961 Jun-63 Gap-Filler Annex. ADC records give operational date as Jul-62. The radar site was located on the grounds of old Camp Hulen (a WWII anti-aircraft artillery training center), just west of town.
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