The Withering: Keno Air Force Station
In Klamath County, Oregon, southeast of Medford and just a joyride north of the California border, the United States constructed the Keno Air Force Station in response to a 1953 request from Air Defense Command for more radar coverage in the Pacific Northwest. The 827th Aircraft Control and Warning Squadron started here in 1957 and in 1958, the installation became known as Keno Air Force Station to serve a Ground Control Intercept mission — track incoming aircraft and guide interceptors. The... Read More Read More