Clear Air Force Station Base

Clear, Alaska

Included zipcodes 99744

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Clear Air Force Station is an Alaska Air National Guard radar station for detecting incoming ICBMs and submarine-launched ballistic missiles[3] to NORAD's Missile Correlation Center (MCC) and to provide Space Surveillance data to Air Force Space Command's Space Control Center (SCC). Clear's AN/FPS-123 Upgraded Early Warning Radar is part of the Solid State Phased Array Radar System (SSPARS) which also includes those at Beale AFB, Cape Cod AFS, RAF Fylingdales and Thule Site J. The "historic property" was one of the Alaska World War II Army Airfields and later a Cold War BMEWS site providing NORAD data to Colorado's BMEWS Central Computer and Display Facility (CC&DF). In addition to the "original camp area" with buildings still in use today, areas of the station include the airfield (ICAO: PACL), the "SSPARS Site", the technical site (Utilador, BMEWS reflectors, support buildings, power plant), and the composite site (two permanent dormitories, a mess hall, recreation area, and administrative area).[citation needed] In addition to the Air National Guard unit, Clear has active duty USAF, Canadian Air Force, civilian, and contractor personnel.

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* 2012 demographics profile of the military.
** Data based off of 2013 census data.

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Anderson School
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Cities Near Clear Air Force Station Base

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City Distance Population Avg. Home Price Avg. Monthly Rent
Healy 28.6 miles 1,146 $250,300 $1,313
Nenana 18.2 miles 438 $67,200 $625
Ferry 21.6 miles 7 N/A $0

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