660th Radar Squadron

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660th Radar Squadron
660th Radar Squadron - Emblem.png
Emblem of the 660th Radar Squadron
Active 1949-1952, 1953-1980
Country United States
Branch  United States Air Force
Type General Radar Surveillance

The 660th Radar Squadron is an inactive United States Air Force unit. It was last assigned to the 20th NORAD Region (ADTAC), Tactical Air Command, stationed at MacDill AFB, Florida. It was inactivated on 15 November 1980.

The unit was a General Surveillance Radar squadron providing for the air defense of the United States.

Lineage[edit]

  • Activated as 660th Aircraft Control and Warning Squadron, 5 December 1949
Inactivated 6 February 1952
  • Activated 18 June 1953
Redesignated 660th Radar Squadron (SAGE), 1 March 1961
Redesignated 660th Radar Squadron, 1 February 1974
Inactivated on 15 November 1980

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References[edit]

 This article incorporates public domain material from websites or documents of the Air Force Historical Research Agency.

  • Cornett, Lloyd H. and Johnson, Mildred W., A Handbook of Aerospace Defense Organization 1946 - 1980, [1] Office of History, Aerospace Defense Center, Peterson AFB, CO (1980).
  • Winkler, David F. & Webster, Julie L., Searching the Skies, The Legacy of the United States Cold War Defense Radar Program, [2] US Army Construction Engineering Research Laboratories, Champaign, IL (1997).
  • Information for MacDill AFB, FL

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