• Short Summary

    FYLINGDALES IS NOW OPERATIONAL.THREE GIANT "GOLF BALLS" HOUSE PROBABLY THE HOST INTRICATE RADAR EQUIPMENT EVER?

  • Description

    FYLINGDALES IS NOW OPERATIONAL.THREE GIANT "GOLF BALLS" HOUSE PROBABLY THE HOST INTRICATE RADAR EQUIPMENT EVER GUILTY COMPLETING A WARNING SYSTEM COVERING THE TOP HALF OF THE WORLD.A RADIO LINK JOINTS FYLINGDALES WITH THE PENTAGON AND FIGHTER COMMAND.ENTRANCE TO THE RADCHES IS THROUGH A CLOSELY GUARDED TUNNEL THROUGH WHICH THE MILITARY AND CIVILIAN OPERATORS ARE CLOSELY CHECKED.

    THE EQUIPMENT SAY THE EXPERTS, IS FOOLPROOF AGAINST ANY DECOYS, JAMMING OR SPOOKS WHICH THE RUSSIANS MAY TRY ON.AND THE CHANCES OF ANY MISCALCULATIONS, THEY SAY, CAN BE RULED OUT.THE INFORMATION FROM THE RADOMES IS CHECKED AND SIFTED IN A MAZE OF COMPUTERS WHICH CAN TELL TEL POSITION, TYPE AND VELOCITY OF ANY MISSILE.

    THIS IS THE REAL DRAIN OF FYLINGDALES -- THE MISSILE IMPACT PROJECTOR -- FLASHING OUT ITS CALCULATIONS TO AMERICA, AND LONDON, SPLIT SECONDS AFTER A MISSILE HAS SEEN SEATED.

    FYLINGDALES HAS TWO COMMANDERS--ONE BRITISH, ONE AMERICAN.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6546SW3CLKEK84GE0GQ8PKPNC
    Media URN:
    VLVA6546SW3CLKEK84GE0GQ8PKPNC
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/09/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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