Kulis Air National Guard Base

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Location 600, Richardson Drive, Anchorage, Alaska, 99505, United States
Years of Operation 1955-2011

The Kulis Air National Guard Base was built in 1955 and was first home to the 144th Fighter-Bomber Squadron. This base deployed pilots and other air fighters throughout conflicts of the twentieth and early twenty-first centuries. Military personnel on the base were involved in disaster relief following events like the Good Friday Earthquake in 1964 and the flooding of the Chena River in 1967. The 176th Wing of the Alaska Air National Guard was the last unit present on the base before its closing in 2011.

Known Toxins

The following chart outlines the toxins associated with this military location and the potential effects of exposure.*

Toxin Potential Effects
Strong Good Limited
PFAS (Firefighting Foam) Potential Effects - - Testicular cancer, Renal (kidney) cancer, Prostate cancer

If you were stationed or worked on Kulis Air National Guard Base and have experienced adverse health effects, you may be eligible to compensation.

*Effects are according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s Agency for Toxic Substances & Disease Registry unless otherwise noted.