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Northway FSS (ORT), Alaska
 Facility Photos 

 

Last updated 01/29/11
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Northway FSS, June 20, 1961
 
Northway FSS, June 20, 1961
 
Northway FSS housing complex, June 20, 1961.
 
Northway Airport, August 14, 1961.
 
Northway Airport, August 14, 1961.
 
Gary Near at the Northway Inflight position, August 12, 1963.
 
Northway FSS and local fire truck, August 12, 1963.
 
Northway FSS housing complex, August 12, 1963.
 
Northway FSS housing complex, August 12, 1963.
 
Northway FSS Weather Observation desk and Inflight console, August 12, 1963.
 
Northway Airport, 1975.
 
Lyle Cronk at the Northway Inflight position, 1984.
 
This facility was closed in 2000.  A new facility was constructed nearby.  A portion of the new facility can be seen to the far right.  The last day of operations at the old site ended on April 30, 2000.
 
Front view of the old FSS facility.  The old FSS was located in the right half of the building and AF in the other half.
 
The old FSS on the left and the new FSS on the right.
 
This is the new Northway FSS and living quarters combined into one building.  Construction was completed in the year 2000.  The facility was commissioned on May 1, 2000.
 
The new Northway FSS building an living quarters, May 16, 2000.
 
The new Northway FSS building an living quarters, May 16, 2000..
 
The new Northway FSS building an living quarters, May 16, 2000.
 
The new Northway FSS building an living quarters, May 16, 2000.
 
The new Northway FSS building an living quarters, May 16, 2000.
 
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