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LORAN STATION WILLIAMS LAKE

Station Information

Site Survey:
 
Construction Date: 1976 - 1977
 
Constructed by:
 
Established:
MAR 1977

Disestablished:


AUG 2010
 
Operated by:


CANADA
Station Project code name:


 
Unit Identifier:


21-40146
Mail address:

 
Personnel Allowance:


Miscellaneous:

Station Manager:
 

Station Operations

LORAN-C

51 57 58.876 N 122 22 01.686 W (WGS-84)

Chain: 5990: CANADIAN WEST COAST
8290: NORTH CENTRAL

Operational date:


Declared Operation:
5990: MAR 1977
8290: DEC 1990

5990: 30 APR 1977
8290: 161700Z APR 1991
Operations Ceased:

5990: 03 AUG 2010
8290: 081958Z FEB 2010
 
Station Operation:

1977: Single MASTER (SM)
1990: Single MASTER (SM) and Single SECONDARY (SS)

Loran rate:
Function:
Baseline:



Loran rate:
Function:
Baseline:


5990
"M"
M-X: Approx. 379 Nautical miles
M-Y: Approx. 312 Nautical miles
M-Z: Approx. 205 Nautical miles

8290
"Y"
M-Y: Approx. 513 Nautical miles
On-air testing date: MAR 1977
 
On-Air: 5990: 30 APR 1977
8290: 161700Z APR 1991
 
Off-Air:

5990: 03 AUG 2010
8290: 081958Z FEB 2010

Equipment: 1977: AN/FPN-54, AN/FPN-60, LRE, AN/FPN-44A
19xx: AN/FPN-65, AN/FPN-44A
Antenna Type: 1977: 625 TLM, Swager Tower Corp.
 

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