Abandoned Fortuna Air Force Station, North Dakota - Ghosts of North America
Fortuna Air Force Station is an abandoned Air Force radar station located in Divide County, North Dakota, about 6 1/2 miles from Canada and 8 miles from Montana. Like the Minot Air Force Station, Fortuna AFS was a GCI (Ground Control Intercept) base designed to detect unidentified aircraft and coordinate interception. Originally opened in 1952, it served its purpose until it was partially deactivated in 1979. It was closed for good in 1984. The radar dishes and domes were removed long... Read More Read More