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Report - Greenham Common GAMA (GLCM Alert and Maintenance Area)



vwdirtboy

Keeuunnntt!
28DL Full Member
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Where Greenham Common, Newbury. Berkshire

When April 2010

Who Toad, Petzl, Sheep, Jonas, Kempes, Hpipe & Myself


GAMA (GLCM Alert and Maintenance Area)

These shelters were specially designed and constructed to protect the GLCMs and crews against nuclear and conventional strikes. They were about 10 m high, with a reinforced 2 m thick concrete ceiling. Below was a massive titanium plate, 3 m of sand and a reinforced concrete plate. The shelters were completely covered with tons of clay. Each shelter was equipped with three hydraulic nuclear blast proof doors at both ends to assure a quick entry or exit. They were designed to withstand the blast of an air-bursting nuclear explosion above the base or a direct hit from a 2,500 lb (1,100 kg) conventional bomb.
Each shelter contained 2 LCC Launch Control Centers and 4 TEL transporter erector launchers. Each unit was mobile and supposed to leave the base in convoys to their secret preset dispersal sites. This would happen within minutes after the alert and the movement was via the local roads through the surrounding villages.


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logaman

28DL Full Member
28DL Full Member
#2
Don't you think it's strange that they have welded doors shut and filed most of the personnel entrances with dirt but the most north west bunker has a big concrete block in the personnel door way?