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Dec 9, 2006, 9:47 PM
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Official sources:
Unofficial sources: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LORAN-C_transmitter_Lampedusa , http://www.tech-service.net/loran/LORAN-1.XLS

Building Name: Lampedusa LORAN-C transmitter
Native Name:
Other Names:
Address: Albero Sole
City: Lampedusa e Linosa
Postal Code: 92010
State/Province: Province of Agrigento
Country: Italy
Official Building Website URL:
Skyscrapers.com (Emporis.info) URL:
Architect:
Interesting Facts/Records (in own words): Lampedusa LORAN-C transmitter is an important navigation transmitter in the Mediterrenean Sea.
On April 15th, 1986 Libya tried to attack the facility with two or three Scud rockets after American bombing of Tripoli and Benghazi.

Heights--

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- antenna: 190.5 metres
- spire:
- roof:
- top floor:
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Current Building Status (Built, Proposed, Canceled, Destroyed, etc...): Built

Construction Dates--
- started: 1972
- finished: 1972
- destroyed:


Above ground floors:
Below ground floors:
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Gross Floor area:
Elevator count:
Unit count: 1

Structure Type(s): Guyed Mast
Building Use(s): Comunication
Building Style(s):
Building Materials: Steel
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City Name: Lampedusa e Linosa
Native Name:
State/Province: Province of Agrigento
Country: Italy
Population: 6066
Population Source & Year: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lampedusa_e_Linosa (2004)
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