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Fort Greely, Alaska is located in Southeast Fairbanks County. Zip codes in Fort Greely, AK include 99731. More Fort Greely information.

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Monday Jun 30 | Anchorage Daily News

Contractors nearly finished with new bridge

The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reports a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the 3,300-foot bridge at Salcha is set for Aug. 5. The bridge was declared 94 percent complete last week and much of the remaining work will be hauling unused material from the site.

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Wed Jun 25, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Fort Greely may get 14 missiles at $75 million apiece, despite plans for redesign

While the successful missile test over the Pacific Sunday increases the likelihood for a $1 billion addition of 14 missiles at Fort Greely by 2017, the Missile Defense Agency hopes to start flight tests in 2018 of a "kill vehicle" that would replace those it plans to buy for the new missiles.

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Mon Jun 23, 2014

National Journal

U.S. Ends Losing Streak with Successful Missile Intercept Test

A Ground Based Interceptor is launched on Sunday from Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif.

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Sun Jun 22, 2014

Seattle Times

US hits target over ocean in missile defense test

The Pentagon said its $34 billion ground-based system to defend the continental U.S. successfully intercepted a dummy incoming missile for the first time since 2008.

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Los Angeles Times

Troubled missile defense system successfully intercepts target in test

Col. George Bond, second from right, then-Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates, center, and U.S. Sen. Mark Begich , second from left, inspect a rocket interceptor in its silo at Ft.

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Fri Jun 20, 2014

KSKA

Alaska Edition Friday June 20, 2014

Some of the remains of those killed in a tragic 1952 air crash near Colony Glacier recovered.

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The Hill

Leveraging lessons from missile defense

It's been said that failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. This sage perspective is particularly apt as we work to perfect the United States' missile defense.

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Tue Jun 17, 2014

Hispanic Business

Presolicitation Notice - D-- Local Exchange Services, Fort Greely, AK.

Classification Code: D - Information technology services, including telecommunications services Solicitation Number: W91RUS14R0015 Contact: ] Setaside: N/AN/A Place of Performance : Network Enterprise Center 661 Arctic Ave Fort Greely AK Place of Performance : 99731 Place of Performance Country: US Description: ) has a requirement for local ... (more)

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Sun Jun 15, 2014

Air Force Times

U.S. missile defense system unreliable in tests

The U.S. missile defense system can't be relied on to hit its targets even in scripted tests a decade after it was declared operational and despite $40 billion spent, according to a newspaper's investigation.

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Los Angeles Times

$40 billion missile defense system proves unreliable

After a decade and $40 billion, U.S. missile defense system can't be relied on, even in scripted tests With a convulsive rumble, followed by billowing flames and exhaust, a sleek 60-foot rocket emerged from its silo at California's Vandenberg Air Force Base.

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