Operation Blue Jay

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Operation Blue Jay was the code name for the construction of Thule Air Base in Greenland. It started as a secret project, but was made public in September 1952.


Operation Blue Jay
Release date
  • 1953 (1953)
Country United States
Language English

Operation Blue Jay is a 1953 American short documentary film about the project. The film was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Documentary Short.[1]


  1. ^ "NY Times: Operation Blue Jay". NY Times. Retrieved 2008-11-25. 

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