New Milstar satellite ground station installed at Elmendorf

Woodward, Staff Sgt. George
October 1998
Airman;Oct98, Vol. 42 Issue 10, p13
Reports that a Milstar satellite ground operations began operations in October 1998 enhancing the join-service, secure communications at Elmendorf Air Force Base in Alaska.


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