Resupplying T-3

Black and white image shows supplies being parachuted into an ice field

Detailed Description

Once temperatures warmed each spring, pilots could no longer land on the ice runway to resupply T-3 with food, fuel, and spare parts and to ferry personnel to and from Alaska. During the summer months, Navy C-130s from Ellensdorf Air Force Base supplied the camp by parachute drops.  Supplies dropped in June 1969 landed on target on the ice runway.  

Details

Image Dimensions: 800 x 531

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Location Taken: US