Country: United States Region: Alaska
Latitude: 61° 15' 52" N Longitude: -150° 9' 21" E
Area use / Military Branches: Active
Grid 61°15'53.33"N 149°50'40.31"W JSS Regional Operations Control Center Elmendorf is under Joint base Elmendorf-RIchadson command.
- 176 Wing/176 th Air Defense Squadron is unique amongst the other American sectors in that it controls the only sector within its region,
The Eastern and Western Air Defense Sectors both comprise the Continental NORAD Region (CONR).
In addition to this ROCC Elmendorf is the only sector that has regular reported intercepts of foreign military aircraft, with multiple intercepts of Russian Tu-95 "Bear" aircraft through its lifetime http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/3/3a/176thAirControlSqdnRadar.jpg
SEE: 2. AIR / Joint base Elmendorf-RIchadson
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