Computer made 4.0 inch-100mm
213th SPACE WARNING SQUADRON
Lineage. Constituted as 213th Space Warning Squadron and activated on 30 Aug 2006-.
Assignments. Alaska Air National Guard, 30 Aug 2006-.
Stations. Clear Air Force Station, Alaska, 30 Aug 2006-.
System. Solid-State Phased-Array Radar System (SSPARS â€” pronounced “ES-pars”)
Operations. The 213th SWS is responsible for providing Early Warning of Intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBMs) and Submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBMs) and attack assessment of a ballistic missile attack against the continental United States and southern Canada. Warning data from the unit is forwarded to the North American Aerospace Defense Command inside Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Station, Colorado. The squadron is also responsible for a portion of the Air Force Space Command Space Surveillance System and assists in tracking more than 9,500 space objects currently in Earth’s orbit
Service Streamers. None.
Campaign Streamers. None.
Armed Forces Expeditionary Streamers. None.
Emblem. Approved in 2006