Tethered Aerostat Radar System

Rebecca Dru

West Hollywood, United States

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(WIKI: The primary mission is to provide low-level radar surveillance along the southwest border of the United States and Mexico, the Straits of Florida and the Caribbean in support of federal agencies involved in the nation’s drug interdiction program. The secondary mission is to provide North American Aerospace Defense Command with low-level surveillance coverage for air sovereignty in the Florida Straits. The aerostat radar data is available to NORAD and U.S. Customs and Border Protection.)
We’re in Marfa, Texas…Roadtrip 2011 with Susan Santiago and her 2 Basset Hounds Nico n Frida (July 20, 2011)
©2011 Rebecca Dru Photography All Rights Reserved www.rebeccadru.com

Note: Marfa is a city in the high desert of far West Texas and the county seat of Presidio County. Located between the Davis Mountains and Big Bend National Park, the population was 1,981 as of the 2010 United States Census. The city was founded in the early 1880s as a railroad stop; the population increased during World War II, but the growth stalled and reversed somewhat during the late 20th century. Today, Marfa is a tourist destination. Attractions include, historic German POW murals, artisan shops, historical architecture, a classic Texas town square, modern art at the Chinati Foundation, art galleries, and the Marfa lights.

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