Historic California Posts, Camps,
Stations and Airfields
Travis Air Force Base Radio Beacon
US Army Corps of Engineers Sacramento
District History (1997)
Location: The site is located 17 miles northeast of Fairfield,
and three miles west of Dixon, in Solano County, California (Figure 1 and Figure 2).
Site History: Travis Radio Beacon Annex was used as a
radio beacon site by the Air Force between 1952 and 1964. Improvements
to the 1.20 acre site included a radio control building, and
emergency power plant building, an electrical system, an underground
grid antenna, a road, and a parking area.
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