Loring Air Force Base, Maine 

Home to the Biggest Bombers, Mightiest Tankers, and Fastest Fighters.

Come tour a Strategic Air Command northern tier base remembered in pictures and stories.

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Loring Air Force Base, Arch Hangar, East of Arizona Road near southern end of runway, Limestone vicinity, Aroostook County, ME. Photographer Jeff Bates, Photographer, Hardlines: Design and Delineation.

Black and White Photos (10)

1. CONTEXT SHOWING SOUTH AND EAST ELEVATIONS. HAER ME,2-LIME.V,1B-1

2. CONTEXT SHOWING NORTHWEST CORNER, WITH BUILDING S251 (AIRCRAFT MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR SHOPS BUILDING ADDITION) IN FOREGROUND. HAER ME,2-LIME.V,1B-2

3. NORTH ELEVATION. HAER ME,2-LIME.V,1B-3

4. SOUTH ELEVATION. HAER ME,2-LIME.V,1B-4

5. SOUTHWEST CORNER, SHOWING WEST ELEVATION WITH BUILDING 8251 (AIRCRAFT MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR SHOPS BUILDING ADDITION) AT LEFT. HAER ME,2-LIME.V,1B-5

6. SOUTHEAST CORNER. HAER ME,2-LIME.V,1B-6

7. INTERIOR VIEW LOOKING NORTHWEST. HAER ME,2-LIME.V,1B-7

8. DETAIL OF STRUCTURE OVER SOUTH DOOR. HAER ME,2-LIME.V,1B-8

9. COPY OF PHOTOGRAPHIC EXHIBIT BOARD CREATED 1948-1949 SHOWING CONSTRUCTION OF ARCH HANGAR. BOARD LOCATED AT AIR FORCE BASE CONVERSION AGENCY, LORING AIR FORCE BASE, MAINE. HAER ME,2-LIME.V,1B-9

10. COPY OF OBLIQUE PHOTOGRAPH SHOWING ARCH HANGAR AT RIGHT, BUILDING 8200 (OBSERVATION TOWER) AT LEFT, AND B-52 AIRCRAFT PARKED ALONG APRON IN BACKGROUND, DATED OCTOBER 1967, PHOTOGRAPH FROM BASE MASTER PLAN LOCATED AT AIR FORCE BASE CONVERSION AGENCY, LORING AIR FORCE BASE, MAINE. HAER ME,2-LIME.V,1B-10

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