671st Radar Squadron

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671st Radar Squadron
671st Radar Squadron - Emblem.png
Emblem of the 671st Radar Squadron
Active 1963–1979
Country United States
Branch United States Air Force
Type General Radar Surveillance

The 671st Radar Squadron is an inactive United States Air Force unit. It was last assigned to the 20th Air Division, Aerospace Defense Command, stationed at Naval Air Station Key West, Florida. It was last active in 1980.

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

Lineage[edit]

  • Established as 671st Aircraft Control and Warning Squadron and activated
Organized on 1 June 1962
Redesignated 671st Radar Squadron (SAGE) on 15 June 1965
Redesignated 671st Radar Squadron on 1 February 1974
Inactivated 30 June 1980

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Stations

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).

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