Wainwright, AK — The U.S. Department of Defense is conducting winter trainings throughout March 2022 in the North Slope region. Wainwright residents should be aware that these exercises have been planned for months and will include pre-authorized usage of the DEW Line site outside of the village. There may be some noise and activity, including limited helicopter use, while exercises are underway.
Olgoonik is proud to host the fine men and women of our armed forces as they work to improve their readiness for Arctic travel and operations. If there are any questions or concerns related to the DEW Line site usage, please use our Contact form to get in touch.