176th AIR DEFENSE SQUADRON – OCP

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Computer made/mounted on velcro   3.5 inch-90mm

 

176th AIR DEFENSE SQUADRON

Lineage. Constituted as 744th Aircraft Control and Warning Squadron on 1 Feb 1953. Redesignated as 744th Air Defense Squadron in 1 Oct 1992; 611th Air Control Squadron on 1 Jul 1994. Inactivated on 1 Oct 2004. Reactivated as 176th Air Control Squadron on 1 Oct 2004; Redesignated as 176th Air Defense Squadron in Aug 2013-.

Assignments. 532nd Aircraft Control and Warning Group, 1 Feb 1953; 531st Aircraft Control and Warning Group, 1 Oct 1977; 11th Tactical Control Group, 1 Jul 1981; 11th Tactical Control Wing, 1 Oct 1989; 11th Air Control Wing, 1 Oct 1992; 611th Air Operations Group, 1 Jul 1994; 176th Operations Group, 1 Oct 2004-.

Stations. Murphy Dome AFS, AK, 1 Feb 1953; Elmendorf AFB, AK, Sep 1983-.

Operations. Support, administer and train assigned personnel to perform air defense missions, support tactical missions as directed by HQ AAC. Selected to man the NORAD Region Operations Control Center (ROCC) later: Region Air Operations Center, (RAOC), responsible for managing all air defense operations in Alaska, making all manned remote radar sites redundant.

Service Streamers. None.

Campaign Streamers. None.

Decorations. Air Force Outstanding Unit Awards: 13 Aug 1967-21 Aug 1967; 1 Jan 1976-31 Dec 1976; 1 Jan 1978-31 Dec 1978; 1 Jul 1982-8 Nov 1983; 1 Jul 1994-30 Jun 1996; 1 Oct 1999-30 Sep 2001.

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