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GCA Has Three Targets On PPI
Sept. 14, 1951
Goose bay, Labrador


Dan Wilson:
September 14, 1951; Goose Bay, Labrador
9:00 p.m. AST. Two GCA operators observed what appeared to be three targets on the PPI (Plan Position Indicator) scope. Warner B. Maupin and Cpl John W. Green, both assigned to 1932nd AACS Squadron, Goose AB, were on duty at the local GCA trailer at the request of the pilot of a C-54, No. 5527, inbound from Westover AFB, Massachusetts. They arrived at the GCA trailer and turned the equipment on and were awaiting further instructions from the pilot of C-54 or the tower when the following sequence of events took place:  (See report and reference to an attached photo on NARA-PBB89-1203)

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reports/510914goosebay_rep.htm (Dan Wilson)


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