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DHS Secretary has a MilAide?
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Kind of how all the talking about telephone parts and microwave towers has anything to do with Cold War comms... Back on subject. He may have a Military

Michael Cancellier
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Socorro NM
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Known as Socorro and/or Luis Lopez. Upgraded to L4 with manholes between the huts. First hut to the east is at: 33.949854, -106.833291 First hut to the west

farrelmb
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Feb 24

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NORAD Close Calls
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Good point. Link is: http://us.newscodex.com/the-computer-simulation-that-almost-started-world-war-iii-0a10ab02e2914929afd60380caeb22a4 Regards, Walt Walter W.

Walter W. Casey, PhD
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Feb 17

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Low Point
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Sorry, the computer/comm center bldg was to the RIGHT of the 15-story bldg in the photo. I was apparently thinking of my Polish left. Bill [Non-text portions

wftroskey
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Feb 13

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Inauguration Comms
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C&P was used at least into the early 90s when the big branding push was to move everything to Bell Atlantic - Washington DC, Virginia, Maryland, etc. The "A

larryk2855
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Feb 12

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Giant Killer
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OK, so 50+ years ago the blue room radar was not Giant Killer; was GK ever near the Oceana ATC radar?; I'd like to get the history straight. Another circuit

ozob99
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Feb 12

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FWIW 1962 Hawaii Navy secure voice network
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I don't think there was a telco wideband CONUS-Hawaii slot for a KY-3 connection until 1964 when the HAW-2 cable came online with more capacity. The 1957 HAW-1

ozob99
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Feb 5

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Sheep in the Antenna Farm
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Reminds me a little of the gopher- (and squirrel-) resistant cable I used to use.

John Scoggin
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Feb 3

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US Navy Surface Warfare Center Dam Neck Va
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Note the misspelling of Dam Neck as Dams Neck; also the tag Dams Neck Naval Air Station is incorrect, it is/was an annex of NAS Oceana, as well as hosting

ozob99
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Feb 3

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Norway IL Office Tour
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Yes, some serious amperage in the 48v bus...we had a guy loose a ring finger when his wedding ring made a direct short. The ring went incandescent and molten

blitz716
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Feb 2

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MAC SOG SF LRRP ANTENNA balloons
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Good work. I was under the impression this was a fairly small balloon and wire antenna rig. Easily carried and erected by one or two operators. Designed to

opscom911
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Feb 2

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Autovon again
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Feldberg Tech Control: http://media.nara.gov/stillpix/330-cfd/1987/DA-ST-87-00718.jpeg More comms artwork at Feldberg & other locations by Frank Lacano:

ozob99
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Jan 26

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1987 NAVCAMS photo ID?
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In 1967 the USAF had tropo from Sigonella to Riggio(Mt Nardello) to Mt Vergine to Naples and other points. The 1987 Navy tropo may have used this routing (by

ozob99
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Jan 18

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Telos into
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On 1/7/15 9:54 PM, 'Paul Christensen' pchristensen@ieee.org [coldwarcomms] ... I've think I told the story about calling Telos, and talking with the Sales

David
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Jan 7

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Group Roll Call
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Quiet next door ;-) Peter Deutsch, GAF ( Private First Class ) Apr 69-Dec70 Transmitter Station Sandkopf

H.P. Deutsch
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Jan 5
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