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  1. Public Safety Report - July 12, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2017 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... in this report are presumed innocent until proved guilty in a court of law. a Victoria Marie Byram, 27, of Fort Greely, was charged with misdemeanor assault for allegedly biting and head-butting her mother July 3 at a Fairbanks apartment. a Leonard ...

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  2. Missile-intercept system tested successfully in AK: Focuses on...Read the original story

    Jul 12, 2017 | Ketchikan Daily News

    ... is the Ground-Based Midcourse Defense [system]." The Ground-Based Midcourse Defense system that is deployed at Fort Greely just recently hit its first ICBM target during a test on May 30, 2017. This was a major success for the U.S. as it proved that ...

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  3. North Korea poses an urgent challenge, but don't kiss Alaska goodbye just yetRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... North Korea, most of which has to do with geography and the lobbying that led to the missile defense system at Fort Greely. In 1996, Sen. Ted Stevens said Alaskans were worried about a potential missile attack and he scoffed at military planners who ...

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  4. Alaskans Greet North Korean Missile Test With A ShrugRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    ... bases of strategic importance. Just a hundred miles away is the anti-ballistic missile defense system at Fort Greely near Delta Junction. But Cole isn't hitting the panic button (on Tuesday afternoon, he was getting ready to grill). He doesn't think ...

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  5. U.S. Missile Defense Cana t Stop North KoreaThe decades-long, $200...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | New York Magazine

    ... success rate. There are ground-based missile intercepters at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California and Fort Greely in Alaska, Navy ships equipped with the Aegis missile-intercept system, and several Patriot missile defense batteries. The idea is ...

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  6. Can US defend against North Korea missiles?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | The Times of India

    ... state of 750,000 people already hosts a key element of the country's current defense system. The - installed at Fort Greely, about 100 miles outside Fairbanks in Alaska, and California's Vandenberg Air Force Base - will comprise 44 missile ...

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  7. US missile defense may not protect against nukesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... out which type of missiles Kim Jong-un will use. The US currently has 36 ICBM interceptors - 32 in Alaska at Fort Greely and four in California at Vandenberg Air Force Base. The number is expected to increase to 44 by the end of 2017. Meanwhile, ...

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  8. Eielson reminds pilots to not harass wildlife on training rangesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | APRN

    ... asked for permission to flow low over several bison to scare them away from the Donnelly Training Area near Fort Greely, where the aircraft were preparing for a live-fire training exercise. Officials with Eielson's 354th Fighter Wing say Air Force ...

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  9. A look at US defense capabilities to handle North Korean missile threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | KRVN-AM Lexington

    ... the time. There are currently 36 ground-based interceptors positioned at two military bases in the U.S., 32 at Fort Greely in Alaska and four more at Vandenberg Air Force Base. Differing from the ground-based interceptor, the Terminal High Altitude ...

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  10. Real Fireworks: Soldiers conduct a mine clearing exercise at Ft....Read the original story

    Jul 4, 2017 | Instapundit.com

    REAL FIREWORKS: Soldiers conduct a mine clearing exercise at Ft. Greely, Alaska. The troops used a Mine Clearing Line Charge (MICLIC). Heck of an explosion.

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  11. Intercept attempt fails in missile defense test off HawaiiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    ... interceptors from land, called Ground-based Mid-Course Defense. It currently has interceptors for this system in Fort Greely, Alaska and Vandenberg Air Force Base, California.

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  12. Intercept attempt fails in missile defense test off HawaiiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | WSOCTV

    ... interceptors from land, called Ground-based Mid-Course Defense. It currently has interceptors for this system in Fort Greely, Alaska and Vandenberg Air Force Base, California.

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  13. Intercept attempt fails in missile defense test off KauaiRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2017 | West Hawaii Today

    ... interceptors from land, called Ground-based Mid-Course Defense. It currently has interceptors for this system in Fort Greely, Alaska and Vandenberg Air Force Base, California. Comments posted below are from readers. In no way do they represent the ...

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  14. End strength increase to save units, fill shortfallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | Aerotech News And Review

    Sgt. Raul Morales removes a jammed round from an M-249 Squad Automatic Weapon during a 6th Brigade Engineer Battalion, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team , 25th Infantry Division live-fire assault as part of Oak Edge, May 10, 2017, in the Donnelly Training Area near Fort Greely, Alaska. The 4/25 was one unit the Army had slated for closure.

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  15. End strength increase to save units, fill shortfallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | The United States Army

    Sgt. Raul Morales removes a jammed round from an M-249 Squad Automatic Weapon during a 6th Brigade Engineer Battalion, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team , 25th Infantry Division live-fire assault as part of Oak Edge, May 10, 2017, in the Donnelly Training Area near Fort Greely, Alaska. The 4/25 was one unit the Army had slated for closure.

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  16. Pentagon boss says North Korea biggest threat, not RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | South China Morning Post

    ... missiles is growing, said that the threat is growing, but that existing missile-defence systems stationed at Fort Greely in Alaska and Vandenberg Air Force Base in California pose an adequate amount of protection as the Pentagon examines long-term ...

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  17. Pentagon chief declares North Korea the new top threat to U.S. securityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... by ballistic missiles, said that the threat is growing but that existing missile-defense systems stationed at Fort Greely in Alaska and Vandenberg Air Force Base in California pose an adequate amount of protection as the Pentagon examines long-term ...

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  18. Delta school district turns to feds to demolish old schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | APRN

    The Delta Greely School District wants to get rid of an old, unused schoolhouse on Fort Greely. But it can't afford to demolish the structure, and the Army and state government have turned down requests by the district to pay those costs.

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  19. U.S. interceptor missile hits target in South PacificRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    As Boeing stated , " GMD is an integral element of the United States' layered ballistic missile defense architecture, with interceptors at Vandenberg Air Force Base and Fort Greely, Alaska". While the U.S. anti-missile system test was, according to the Pentagon , planned for months and not specifically created to stop incoming missiles from North Korea , Pentagon spokesperson and U.S. Navy Captain Jeff Davis, acknowledged that the military had the rogue nation on its mind in carrying out Tuesday's test.

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  20. USA shoots down mock ICBM with interceptor rocketRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... mainland or other USA territory from North Korea. The 44 GBI interceptor force positioned at Vandenberg, CA and Fort Greely in Alaska are now countermeasures capable of defeating such threats. Qatar is heavily dependent on food imports and the ...

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