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ARSR-4 Radar Tower - North Truro Air Force Station
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ARSR-4 Radar Tower - North Truro Air Force Station

Cape Cod, North Truro, MA, USA

"North Truro Air Force Station (AFS) is a closed United States Air Force General Surveillance Radar station. It is located 2.2 mi (3.5 km) east of North Truro, Massachusetts.

Most of the site was inactivated by 1994 and turned over to the National Park Service, the radar site remainder becoming an Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) VHF omnidirectional range/Tactical air navigation system (VORTAC) and radar site, part of the Joint Surveillance System (JSS), designated by NORAD as Northeast Air Defense Sector (NEADS) Ground Equipment Facility J-53." Source - Wikepidia

Olympus OM-D E-M5 ,OLYMPUS M.ZUIKO ED 40-150mm F4.0-5.6 R, Best at original size
1/500s f/8.0 at 150.0mm iso200 RAW/PP Major Crop full exif

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bill friedlander31-Oct-2012 23:22
Great view of the dome and all its intricacies. Very impressive image. V
Walter O. Koenig29-Oct-2012 23:27
Very impressive sight in this clear and sharp image. Looks a bit like a soccer ball. Great with the tiny looking birds flying around. "V"
John More29-Oct-2012 23:06
Very good detailed capture from a nice position of view
Karen Stuebing29-Oct-2012 21:46
Futuristic looking structure. Superb composition and exposure. V.