In 1961, the Sno-Train was involved in Environmental Operation Willow Freeze. At the conclusion of the exercise, it departed Gulkana, Alaska for a contract mission east of Dawson. The Sno-Train image below was captured March 31, 1961. The Sno-Train left Galkana at Mile 117 on the Richardson Highway and cross the bridge at Mile 126.5.
I have been working on the finishing the Sno-Train chapter for the last two weeks. This machine has the most…Continue Reading
In April 1954, visitors from TRADCOM inspect the 120x48x68 tires. These tires were designed by LeTourneau and built by Firestone.Continue Reading
When the Sno-Train manufacturing was completed, it was sent to Houghton, MI for the Army to test capabilities. In the…Continue Reading