Detroit - Cleveland
This site is being developed to document the history of the Nike Missile program and the sites within the Detroit - Cleveland Defense Area. Originally Detroit and Cleveland each had their own Defense Area. In 1968 the two Defense Areas were combined to form the Detroit-Cleveland Defense Area. From 1969 to 1971, the Second ARADCOM Region was hosted at D-15DC (Selfridge AFB). The Second ARADCOM Region was deactivated in June of 1971 and the remaining Detroit sites were merged with the Chicago Defense area creating the Chicago-Detroit Defense Area. This area remained active until ARADCOM was completely dismantled in 1974.
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This page was last updated on 03/10/2014.
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