White Alice Nome

White Alice Nome

White Alice Nome, Alaska/Nome, Alaska, United States/Aerial drone footage of the White Alice communication site in Nome, Alaska. Shot in 4K version available here youtu.be/ksNZxR-kmaE/Footage copyright Flying Fern Films Ltd/The White Alice Communications System (WACS, "White Alice" colloq.) was a United States Air Force telecommunication network with 80 radio stations constructed in Alaska during the Cold War. It used tropospheric scatter for over-the-horizon links and microwave relay for shorter line-of-sight links. Sites were characterized by large parabolic, tropospheric scatter antennas as well as smaller microwave dishes for point to point links.

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