Online Air Defense Radar Museum Guestbook

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Welcome to the Online Air Defense Radar Museum. We hope you enjoy your visit, and that we have contributed a little something in the name of those who served.  Gene.

Please consider joining our new radar museum organization, The Air Force Radar Museum Association, Inc. AFRMA is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt non-profit Ohio Corporation. Our sole purpose is the creation and support of the National Air Defense Radar Museum at Bellefontaine, Ohio. Please visit our home page to join or donate to this cause. AFRMA, Inc. - The Air Force Radar Museum Association, Inc.. Follow the "Memberships" link on the AFRMA home page.

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12/30/2020 16:25:06

Name: Gene
Email: gene AT

Repeat of a small puzzle: A while back a friend and member asked, "Why are all the radar sites' base housing units in a multiple of ( (9, 18,27, etc.)? OK, two questions, first are they ALL in multiples of 9? Second what's the reason or rationale?

12/28/2020 16:03:45

Name: Gene
Email: gene AT

A fellow 786th AC&W/RADS veteran, and Past Commander of my American Legion Post 283 here in Ohio passed away from COVID. Jim was at the 786th near the end of its operation in the late 70s. RIP Jim.

12/27/2020 19:28:29

Name: John Tianen
Email: jtianen AT

Sherwood Benton Jr. (Jo-Jo) was a 1Lt assigned to Bellefontaine AFS in the mid 1950's. He later became a dentist in Tucson, AZ. He passed away on December 20, 2020 in Mansfield, OH.

12/24/2020 18:39:44

Name: Lanny Tonning
Email: lannytonning AT

Just ran across this site. Have pics from various sites. Trained at Tyndall. More at Shaw. 620th TCS Det. 1&2. Instructed at Elgin and worked on stepped waveguide testing at Aux. Field 9....finished USAF time at Cannon.

12/21/2020 15:17:38

Name: Gene McManus
Email: gmcmanus AT

For the second year in a row, the Radomes Bowl Is back again. Clemson (Tom) and Ohio State (Gene) back to butt heads once more in an "all the marbles" rematch.