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LORAN STATION GILLETTE

44 00 11.305 N 105 37 23.895 W (WGS-84)

Fact Sheet

Site Survey:

Construction Date 1990

Constructed by:

Established: DEC 1990

Disestablished: FEB 2010

Operated by: USCG

Chain: 8290 - NORTH CENTRAL
9610 - SOUTH CENTRAL

Station Letter designation: 8290 – “X”
9610 – “V”

Station code name:

Station Unit Number:

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On-air testing date: 8290 – DEC 1990
9610 - DEC 1990

Operational date: 8290 – 16 APR 1991
9610 – 17 JAN 1991

Operations Ceased: 8290 - 08 FEB 2010
9610 - 08 FEB 2010

Station Operation: Double SECONDARY (DS)

Station pair: 8290 - BAUDETTE, HAVRE, WILLLIAMS LAKE
9610 - BOISE CITY, GRANGEVILLE, LAS CRUCES, RAYMONDVILLE, SEARCHLIGHT

Loran Rate: 8290, 9610

On-Air: 8290 – 161700Z APR 1991
9610 – 17 JAN 1991

Off-Air 8290X - 082000Z FEB 2010 - TERMINATION U.S. LORAN C OPS
9610V - 082000Z FEB 2010 - TERMINATION U.S. LORAN C OPS

Monitor Rate:

Equipment: AN/FPN-65, AN/FPN-64 400KW

Antenna Type: 700ft SLT

Personnel Allowance:

Miscellaneous:

Commanding Officers /
Officers in Charge
OINC: ETC Delbert J Hubbert 2000 - 2003
Acting: CWO Scott N McDonald JUL 2008 - OCT 2008
Last OINC: ETC Rodney S. Clark ? - 01 JUN 2010

Pictures

Loran Station Gillette

Picture from google earth.

 

Awards and Citations

Coast Guard Meritorious Unit Commendation

For period February 1990 to April 1991