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  • Iceland Air Defense Program

    The defense of Iceland and the surrounding area has been a mutual interest of the United States and Iceland since the early years of World War II. The common goals were formalized in the 1951 Defense Agreement and in 1953 theĀ United StatesĀ began operating and maintaining the first radar stations in Iceland. During the late 1970s and 1980s intercept