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Our Library page contains links and resources for the 552nd Air Control Wing. There is a variety of information available in the library, including information on our wing leaders, our aircraft, and more. For additional information about the 552nd Air Control Wing, visit our Units page. If you'd like more information about the Air Force in general, visit Air Force Link and its Library page. 

E-3 Sentry (AWACS)

The E-3 Sentry is a modified Boeing 707/320 commercial airframe with a rotating radar dome. The dome is 30 feet (9.1 meters) in diameter, six feet (1.8 meters) thick, and is held 11 feet (3.33 meters) above the fuselage by two struts. It contains a radar subsystem that permits surveillance from the Earth's surface up into the stratosphere, overland or water.

552 ACW Heritage