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9. NIKE Connecticut (Hartford) Area

Last modified: 27 Apr 2022
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Country: United States    Region: Connecticut

Latitude: 32° 21' 33" N     Longitude: -112° 40' 55" E

Area use / Military Branches: Closed

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Connecticut Hartford defense area (HA):
Manned by Regular Army and later by Army NG units.
Units from the Bridgeport Defense Area assisted in operating Plainville site.
Sites HA-48 and HA-08 were converted to fire Nike Hercules missiles; the others remained Nike Ajax

HA-08 E Windsor. IFC at 41 52′ 12″ N, 72 35′ 39″ W (church), LA at 41 53′ 30″ N, 72 36′ 10″ W (USAR center)
HA-25 Manchester.IFC at 41 45′ 5″ N, 72 32′ 2″ W (overbuilt), LA at 41 44′ 20″ N, 72 30′ 57″ W
HA-36 Portland. IFC at 41 38′ 18″ N, 72 32′ 42″ W, LA at 41 37′ 54″ N, 72 33′ 44″ W
HA-48 Cromwell. IFC at 41 36′ 22″ N, 72 41′ 29″ W,LA at 41 34′ 53″ N, 72 41′ 9″ W (USAR center)
HA-67 Pinnacle Rocks. IFC at 41 40′ 48″ N, 72 49′ 22″ W, LA at 41 42′ 8″ N, 72 51′ 13″ W Both overbuilt
HA-85 Simsbury. IFC at 41 48′ 39″ N, 72 47′ 55″ W, LA at 41 49′ 39″ N, 72 49′ 48″ W Overbuilt



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