DON FISHER, AIR TRAFFIC CONTROLER

These Photographs contribute by Don Fisher.  Don was an Air Traffic Controller (ATC) serving in Narsarssuak BW-1  (October 1952 - September 1953) after graduating from ATC training at Kessler AFB.  Don continued his career as an ATC in civilian life retiring September 4th 1982.  A total of 37 years. I became acquainted with Don around July of 1998, sadly it was a short acquaintance as Don died in his sleep in the AM of September 2nd, 1998, age 66.

Don Fisher viewing the situation at hand. (Fisher 1951-52)

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One of the Airman barracks. (Fisher 1951-52)

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Base operations as viewed from the Control Tower. (Fisher 1951-52)

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Anyone seen any icebergs? (Fisher 1951-52)

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Typical view of the fjord. (Fisher 1951-52)

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Vapor trail of a high flying aircraft,  or could it be just another  UFO. (Fisher 1951-52)

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Airman unknown, but all dressed up waiting for the theater to open. (Fisher 1951-52)

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Base Snack Bar, there were even times that they had fresh (somewhat) dairy products. (Fisher 1951-52)

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