Accession Number:

ADA149878

Title:

Deployment Area Selection and Land Withdrawal/Acquisition. Chapter 2. M-X/MPS (M-X/Multiple Protective Shelter) Comparative Analysis of Alternatives.

Descriptive Note:

Preliminary final environmental impact statement.

Corporate Author:

HENNINGSON DURHAM AND RICHARDSON SANTA BARBARA CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1981-10-02

Pagination or Media Count:

319.0

Abstract:

On October 2, 1981, the President announced his decision to cancel the M-X Multiple Protective Shelter MPS basing system. The Air Force was, at the time, working to prepare a Final Environmental Impact Statement FEIS for the MPS site selection process. This preliminary FEIS captures the environmental data and the analysis in the document that was nearing completion when the President decided to deploy the M-X system in a different manner. Areas studied included Nevada, Utah, New Mexico and Texas. This volume considers the selection of suitable locational alternatives provides a description of proposed action and 8 alternatives and discusses the impacts of these actions and alternatives as well as the no action alternative.

Subject Categories:

  • Guided Missile Launching and Basing Support

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE