543d Aircraft Control and Warning Group

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543d Aircraft Control and Warning Group Airdefensecommand-logo.jpg
Active 1950–1952
Country United States
Branch  United States Air Force
Type Command and Control radar organization
Part of Air Defense Command

The 543d Aircraft Control and Warning Group is a disbanded United States Air Force unit. It was last assigned to the 31st Air Division, Air Defense Command, stationed at Fort Snelling, Minnesota. It was inactivated on 10 February 1952.

History[edit]

The unit was a Command and Control organization of General Surveillance radar squadrons providing for the air defense of the United States. The unit was inactivated due to an ADC reorganization, and its assigned radar squadrons were transferred to various Air Divisions.

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  • Established as the 543d Aircraft Control and Warning Group
Activated on 8 October 1950
Inactivated on 6 February 1952
Disbanded on 21 September 1984

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 This article incorporates public domain material from the Air Force Historical Research Agency website http://www.afhra.af.mil/.

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