Loading ...
Sorry, an error occurred while loading the content.

Re: Corkscrew?

Expand Messages
  • tsribeye
    No pictures, it s still classified as it is a special purpose FAA facility. Corkscrew was similar to the other PEFs. It housed microwave gear on the upper
    Message 1 of 2 , Nov 18, 2010
    • 0 Attachment
      No pictures, it's still classified as it is a "special purpose" FAA facility.

      Corkscrew was similar to the other PEFs. It housed microwave gear on the upper levels of the hardened tower.

      TS

      --- In coldwarcomms@yahoogroups.com, Mike Walker <thecloudboy@...> wrote:
      >
      > I was reading abut Corkscrew once again on Mr. LeFrance's wonderful site and
      > wondered, do we have any interior photos of this facility? Now that it's
      > repurposed by the FAA I would think its interior would not be classified,
      > right? It looks like a fascinating site. And if there was a seperate AT&T
      > microwave tower on site, was the actual Corkscrew tower a line-of-site
      > microwave unit also, perhaps a hardend back-up one? What exactly was its
      > purpose and how big is the bunker portion of it? And why bother taking the
      > president here instead of, say, Raven's Rock, which I'm imagine is a lot
      > larger and more sophisticated?
      >
      >
      > Mike
      >
      >
      > [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
      >
    Your message has been successfully submitted and would be delivered to recipients shortly.