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Icecop
03-28-2006, 18:15
Any of you out there in or have been in Iceland (NASKEF)?

superhornet
03-29-2006, 07:31
Iceland, in and out for three years from 1962-65 flying the DEW line with EC-121Ks the old moded Willey Victors. Used to go trout fishing up at the old Nato Fuel depot about 90 miles from Kef...lots of good fishing....

Spyrish
04-11-2006, 22:02
I was there from feb93-aug94. It was a great place! I didn't want to leave. If getting stationed there remember one thing... leave the base and have fun! It's a must.

Phalanx429
04-24-2006, 20:08
You betcha! Dec 67 - Nov 69...NSGA Keflavik. Very fond memories...FANG the dog, Slonie the Gate Guard, "take off," scampie at the AF Rockville site...miniskirts so short they looked like wide belts!! :-)

Ahhhh...the good old days!

CTAC, USN, RETIRED!!!

kiwibird1
05-17-2006, 04:28
Was there on detachment for 2 weeks in May of 94 or 95 don't remember for sure. I had some great pictures of the northern lights behind one of our aircraft. I was with VP-66 and we were augmenting VP-10. Only got off base one day and it was a great day. Someday I mean to make it back there.

armed_pilot
06-14-2006, 19:41
my wife CTA2 was there in uummmmm, 91-93 I believe, she liked it.

EMiller
06-21-2006, 19:55
I was there "77-"78 with VP-24 Batmen!. Great memories.:cool:

Ship A'Hoy
07-07-2006, 18:59
I was staioned there from May 1976 - July 1978 at NavCommSta. I was at the transmitter site in Grindavik the whole time. We played VP-24 in football.

kiwibird1
08-02-2006, 09:31
I just flew in there last week and they are shutting completely down in Sept.

Icecop
08-02-2006, 10:12
kiwibird1 will you be staying here until the end?

kiwibird1
08-02-2006, 11:22
No, we only stopped for fuel. Though we did go and take a picture in front of the statue in front of the terminal.

Icecop
08-04-2006, 21:36
We here (police) work close with the Navy so it will be strange to come to work when the base has closed down.