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Adak, AK - The end of the DEW Line a radar defence during the cold war.

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The end of the DEW Line a radar defence during the cold war.

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Terry Gonder

Winchester, KY

#2 Aug 12, 2012
Cannot say I hated Adak, though I did come to appreciate the sun a lot more. Would also like to go back for a visit though I am fairly sure a walk through the ruins of the Commsta would be a bit depressing.
Dan Solt

Euless, TX

#3 Jul 1, 2013
Spent 93 wonderful? days on Adak; Aug 1971 to Nov 1971, TDY from Tinker AFB, Ok. Our radio site talked to Amchitka, then linked up to the WA site; we were there to support the AEC when the 3rd Nuke went off underground in November of 1971 (didn't feel a thing, when it went off!). Our 1K watt MRC-98 transmitters were like pre-amps to the WA system; they were using I believe 50K watt transmitters. Our site was kinda across from the ski lodge; never did go up there. Saw lotsa WWII munitions here and there, but we were young and dumb... Fond memories now...

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Adak, Alaska is located in Aleutians West County. Zip codes in Adak, AK include 99546, and 99571. More Adak information.