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Riddlewire 05-25-2011 03:09 AM

What is this?
This is Woody Island, Alaska. Does anybody know what this round structure is? My knowledge of radio facilities is limited (if that's what it is).


Pansa 05-25-2011 05:19 AM

Re: What is this?
Looks like a mining operation to me.

Inanimate Carbon Rod 05-25-2011 09:34 AM

Re: What is this?
probably a non-directional radio beacon used by the FAA powered by solar power.

There is no power on the island.

You can get a better look at it on bing maps.

NutWrench 05-26-2011 05:18 PM

Re: What is this?
It's an antenna. It looks like Woody Island is a support site for the Kodiak Launch complex.

Nessus 05-26-2011 11:07 PM

Re: What is this?
If you were thinking it's a HAARP array it doesn't look like one. They have one in Alaska but I think it's 172 50,000 watt antennas laid out in a rectangular pattern.

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