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Muskogee Union Railway, Alignment Through Port, Tps. 12-13N, Rg. 15 E.

Muskogee Union Railway, Alignment Through Port, Tps. 12-13N, Rg. 15 E.

Muskogee Union Railway, Alignment Through Port, Tps. 12-13N, Rg. 15 E.

Muskogee Union Railway, Alignment Through Port, Tps. 12-13N, Rg. 15 E.

Muskogee Union Railway, Alignment Through Port, Tps. 12-13N, Rg. 15 E.

A platform-mounted AN/TPS-43 tactical 3-D radar antenna in use during joint readiness training exercise SOLID SHIELD '77

A truck-mounted AN/TPS-43 tactical 3-D radar antenna in use during joint readiness training exercise SOLID SHIELD '77

A view of a camouflaged AN/TPS-43 tactical 3-D radar antenna located behind the Tactical Air Control Center during joint readiness training exercise SOLID SHIELD '77

A mobile radar installation is set up during joint readiness training exercise SOLID SHIELD '77. One truck-mounted AN/TPS-43 tactical 3-D radar antenna is already up (lower left) while another is partially assembled (lower right)

An aerial view of a camouflaged AN/TPS-43 tactical 3-D radar installation in use during joint readiness training exercise SOLID SHIELD '77

An aerial view of a platform-mounted AN/TPS-43 tactical 3-D radar antenna in use during joint readiness training exercise SOLID SHIELD '77

An airman connects power cables to an AN/TPS-43E radar van atop Cerro Gordo during US Southern Command canal defense Black Fury II. Units of the Army, Navy and air Force are taking part in the exercise

Members of the 71st Tactical Control Flight begin to set up an AN/TPS-43E radar antenna atop Cerro Gordo during US Southern Command canal defense exercise Black Fury II. Units of the Army, Navy and Air Force are taking in the exercise

Members of the 619th Tactical Control Flight erect a TPS-43E mobile radar antenna for a tactical evaluation exercise

MSGT David Kovach of the 622nd Tactical Control Flight, uses a tripod mounted device to line up AN/TPS-43E radar equipment into position during Exercise UREX '82

AN/TPS-43E radar equipment is set up by personnel of the 622nd Tactical Control Flight, during Exercise UREX '82

AN/TPS-43E radar equipment is set up by personnel of the 622nd Tactical Control Flight, during Exercise UREX '82

AN/TPS-43E radar equipment is set up by personnel of the 622nd Tactical Control Flight, during Exercise UREX '82

STAFF SGT. David Rowe, left, and SGT. David Funk operate a TPS-43 radar in an air control operation surveillance mode during the field training Exercise Quick Thrust

Members of the 104th Tactical Control Flight of the Oregon Air National Guard Set up an AN/TPS-43E tactical three-dimensional radar unit at the forward air control post during exercise Brim Frost '83

Members of the 104th Tactical Control Flight of the Oregon Air National Guard monitor radar screens in the control van of an AN/TPS-43E tactical three-dimensional radar unit during exercise Brim Frost '83. The radar unit is part of the forward air control post

Members of the 104th Tactical Control Flight (TCF) Forward Air Control Post (FACP) monitor TPS-43E radar scopes inside a control van during Exercise Brim Frost '83

Members of the 104th Tactical Control Flight (TCF) Forward Air Control Post (FACP) set up a TPS-43E radar antenna during Exercise Brim Frost '83

Members of the 104th Tactical Control Flight (TCF) Forward Air Control Post (FACP) set up a TPS-43E radar antenna during Exercise Brim Frost '83

Members of the 104th Tactical Control Flight (TCF) Forward Air Control Post (FACP) set up a TPS-43E radar antenna and control vans during Exercise Brim Frost '83

A member of the 104th Tactical Control Flight (TCF) Forward Air Control Post (FACP) participates in the set up of a TPS-43E radar antenna during Exercise Brim Frost '83

A member of the 104th Tactical Control Flight (TCF) Forward Air Control Post (FACP) set up a TPS-43E radar antenna during Exercise Brim Frost '83

Members of Marine Air Control Squadron 2 (MACS-2) erect an AN/TPS-63 tactical surveillance radar unit during Operation KERNAL BLITZ

Members of Marine Air Control Squadron 2 (MACS-2) set up an AN/TPS-63 tactical surveillance radar system during Operation KERNAL BLITZ

An AN/TPS-32 3-D long range surveillance radar system operated by Marine Air Control Squadron 2 (MACS-2) during Operation Kernal Blitz

Members of Marine Air Control Squadron 2 (MACS-2) erect an AN/TPS-32 3-D long-range surveillance radar system during Operation KERNAL BLITZ

An AN/TPS-63 tactical surveillance radar unit is operated by Marine Air Control Squadron 2 (MACS-2) during Operation KERNAL BLITZ

(Left to right) Technical Sergeant Greeting, AIRMAN First Class (A1C) Findley, and A1C Nelson erect the antenna of an AN/TPS-43E radar set

Personnel erect an AN/TPS-63 tactical surveillance radar during exercise Cope Canine '85

MAJ. John Patrick of the 129th Tactical Control Squadron, Georgia Air National Guard, monitors a radar screen in a TPS-43 shelter during the NATO Exercise Tactical Fighter Weaponry '89

Airmen of the 612th Tactical Control Flight (612th TCF) erect the antenna of an AN/TPS-43 tactical 3-D radar during the unit's final deployment in the Esenhut area. The 612th TCF is based at Zweibrucken Air Base, Germany, which is to be deactivated as a base for U.S. Air Force units

An Arab walks toward camouflaged equipment and AN/TPS-43 search radar in a U.S. military base camp during Operation Desert Shield

Members of the 636th Tactical Control Flight, stationed at Wanna, set up an AN/TPS-43E tactical three-dimensional radar system while deployed at the Rockenhausen training area

US Air Force MASTER Sergeant Ronel Harvey, Non Commission Officer, Ground Radar System, 603rd Air Control Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, sets up the TPS-75 early warning radar at Bovbjerg, Denmark. The 603rd is deployed to Denmark in support of the annual Tactical Fighter Weaponry exercise "TFW" and a NATO Air Meet. TFW and NATO Air Meet are multinational exercises designed to practice and improve tactical capabilities in a combined training environment

US Air Force MASTER Sergeant Ronel Harvey, Non Commission Officer, Ground Radar System, 603rd Air Control Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, sets up the TPS-75 early warning radar at Bovbjerg, Denmark. The 603rd is deployed to Denmark in support of an annual Tactical Fighter Weaponry exercise "TFW" and a NATO Air Meet. TFW and NATO Air Meet are multinational exercises designed to practice and improve tactical capabilities in a combine training environment

US Air Force MASTER Sergeant Ronel Harvey, Non Commission Officer, Ground Radar System, 603rd Air Control Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, sets up the TPS-75 early warning radar at Bovbjerg, Denmark. The 603rd is deployed to Denmark in support of an annual Tactical Fighter Weaponry exercise "TFW" and a NATO Air Meet. TFW and NATO Air Meet are multinational exercises designed to practice and improve tactical capabilities in a combine training environment

US Air Force members of Ground Radar Systems Flight, 603rd Air Control Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, sets up the TPS-75 early warning radar at Bovbjerg, Denmark. The 603rd is deployed to Denmark in support of an annual Tactical Fighter Weaponry exercise "TFW" and a NATO Air Meet. TFW and NATO Air Meet are multinational exercises designed to practice and improve tactical capabilities in a combine training environment

US Air Force MASTER Sergeant Ronel Harvey, Non Commission Officer, Ground Radar System, 603rd Air Control Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, sets up the TPS-75 Early Warning Radar at Bovbjerg, Denmark. The 603rd is deployed to Denmark in support of the annual TACTICAL FIGHTER WEAPONRY Exercise "TFW" and a NATO AIR MEET. TFW and NATO AIR MEET are multinational exercises designed to practice and improve tactical capabilities in a combine training environment

US Air Force MASTER Sergeant Ronel Harvey, Non Commission Officer, Ground Radar System, 603rd Air Control Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, sets up the TPS-75 Early Warning Radar at Bovbjerg, Denmark. The 603rd is deployed to Denmark in support of the annual TACTICAL FIGHTER WEAPONRY Exercise "TFW" and a NATO AIR MEET. TFW and NATO AIR MEET are multinational exercises designed to practice and improve tactical capabilities in a combine training environment

US Air Force MASTER Sergeant Ronel Harvey, Non Commission Officer, Ground Radar System, 603rd Air Control Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, sets up the TPS-75 Early Warning Radar at Bovbjerg, Denmark. The 603rd is deployed to Denmark in support of an annual TACTICAL FIGHTER WEAPONRY Exercise "TFW" and a NATO AIR MEET. TFW and NATO AIR MEET are multinational exercises designed to practice and improve tactical capabilities in a combine training environment

US Air Force members of Ground Radar Systems Flight, 603rd Air Control Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, set up the TPS-75 Early Warning Radar at Bovbjerg, Denmark. The 603rd is deployed to Denmark in support of the annual TACTICAL FIGHTER WEAPONRY Exercise "TFW" and a NATO AIR MEET. TFW and NATO AIR MEET are multinational exercises designed to practice and improve tactical capabilities in a combine training environment

AIRMAN 1ST Class Joshua Butcher, an Electronic Computer and Switching Systems Apprentice of the 603rd Air Communications Squadron, Aviano AB, Italy, perfroms a Preventative Maintenance Inspection (PMI) on the main data processing computer that controls all data processing functions of the Tactical Air Operations Module (TAOM). The TAOM is a mobile command and control center that is deployed in conjuction with the AN/TPS-75 Radar System. Both are assets of the 603rd and are vital in controlling the airspace in and around a forward deployed location

SENIOR AIRMAN Brandon Smith, an Electronic Computer and Switching Systems Journeyman of the 603rd Air Communications Squadron, Aviano AB, Italy, swaps out a suspected faulty magnetic focus card in an Operator Control Unit that interfaces an Air Controller with all functions of the Tactical Air Operations Module. The Tactical Air Operations Module is a mobile command and control center that is deployed in conjuction with the AN/TPS-75 Radar System. Both are assets of the 603rd which are vital in controlling the airspace in and around a forward deployed location

SENIOR AIRMAN Daxton Newberry, an Electronic Computer and Switching Systems Journeyman of the 603rd Air Communications Squadron, Aviano AB, Italy, swaps out a suspected faulty magnetic focus card in an Operator Control Unit that interfaces an Air Controller with all functions of the Tactical Air Operations Module. The Tactical Air Operations Module is a mobile command and control center that is deployed in conjuction with the AN/TPS-75 Radar System. Both are assets of the 603rd which are vital in controlling the airspace in and around a forward deployed location

US Air Force (USAF) personnel assigned to the 603rd Air Control Squadron, work on an AN/TPS-70 Tactical Radar Antenna at the initial set up site for the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) training Exercise, TACTICAL FIGHTER WEAPONTRY01, at Tranum, Denmark

STAFF Sergeant Tommy Rhodes, with the 603rd Air Control Squadron, troubleshoots a TPS-75 radar support van, during the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) exercise, TACTICAL FIGHTER WEAPONRY 2001

Radar maintenance technician, SENIOR AIRMAN (SRA) Elvis Santana, 606th Air Control Squadron (ACS), Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, performs an antenna receiver performance check on a TPS-75

Ground radar systems apprentice, AIRMAN First Class (A1C) Dave Doughty, 606th Air Control Squadron (ACS) at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, erects a TPS-75 ground radar system

US Air Force (USAF) STAFF Sergeant (SSGT) James Warrack, Radar Maintenance Technician, 150th Aircraft Control and Warning Squadron, performs periodic maintenance on the AN/TPS-70 Mobile Tactical Radar at Kokee Air Force Station (AFS), located on the island of Kauai, HI

Wearing a Multiple Integrated Laser Engagement System (MILES), US Air Force (USAF) AIRMAN (AMN) Jeremy Shulrud, a Ground Radar Systems Apprentice from the 606th Air Control Squadron (ACS), Spangdahlem Air Base (AB), Germany (DEU), keeps an open eye while in defense of his deployed TPS-75 mobile radar in support of Exercise Autumn Warrior '03

S114E6313 - STS-114 - Canadarm 2 and TPS tiles on orbiter Discovery as seen during EVA 3

S114E6310 - STS-114 - Orbiter Boom Sensor System and TPS tiles on orbiter Discovery as seen during EVA 3

S114E6309 - STS-114 - Orbiter Boom Sensor System and TPS tiles on orbiter Discovery as seen during EVA 3

S115E05305 - STS-115 - Survey of the TPS on the STS-115 Space Shuttle Atlantis

S121E05997 - STS-121 - Nowak controls the RMS during a TPS survey for STS-121 / Expedition 13 joint operations

S115E05306 - STS-115 - Survey of the TPS on the STS-115 Space Shuttle Atlantis

S115E05307 - STS-115 - OBSS and RMS arm during a survey of the TPS during STS-115

S115E05308 - STS-115 - OBSS and RMS arm during a survey of the TPS during STS-115

S134E007981 - STS-134 - STS-134 IDC Focused Inspection of TPS Tiles

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