CBC Digital Archives CBC butterfly logo

CBC Archives has a new look: Please go to cbc.ca/archives to access the new site.

The page you are looking at will not be updated.

DEW Line handed over to Canada

The Story


American officials give Canada full control over the nearly obsolete radar chain.

Medium: Radio
Program: World Report
Broadcast Date: July 16, 1993
Reporter: Marina Devine
Duration: 2:11

Norad: Watching the Skies more