[AMRadio] KWS-1 on AM


rbethman rbethman at comcast.net
Mon Jul 23 16:39:43 EDT 2007


Brett & Group,

That "Ice Station" you are referring to is McMurdo Station, Antarctica.

It was powered for a L-O-N-G time by the PM-3A nuclear power plant.

I was decommissioned FINALLY about 1980.

http://www.qsl.net/kg0yh/nuke.htm

Bob - N0DGN

Brett gazdzinski wrote:
> That's quite a story!
>
> In a similar vein, I remember reading about an
> ice station powered by a nuclear reactor in qst or CQ.
> I don't remember if it was the north or south pole, but
> they showed pictures of the reactor.
>
> I wonder whatever happened to it!
>
>
> Brett
> N2DTS 
>   



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