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Aug 2, 2007, 4:27 PM
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Official sources:
Unofficial sources: http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gosheim#Besonderes

Building Name: Radarturm der Deutschen Flugsicherung Gosheim
Native Name: Gosheim Radar Tower of German Flight Control Agency
Other Names:
Address: Nack
City: Gosheim
Postal Code: 78559
State/Province: Baden-Württemberg
Country: Germany
Official Building Website URL:
Skyscrapers.com (Emporis.info) URL:
Architect:
Interesting Facts/Records (in own words): Tower carries a radar of German Flight Control Agency.
The radar is used for surveiling flight traffic in 270 kilometres around Gosheim.
Radar data are transmitted to air traffic controllers to Stuttgart, Karlsruhe, Zürich, Frankfurt Main, München, Friedrichshafen airport.
First there was a radar consting of 19 parabolic dishes with 6 metres diametres on the tower. In 1998 this radar device, which went in
service in 1975 was replaced by a smaller one.

Heights--

PLEASE PROVIDE SOURCES FOR HEIGHTS, OTHERWISE WE WILL ASSUME THEY ARE ESTIMATES.
- antenna:
- spire:
- roof: 50 metres
- top floor:
- other heights:

Current Building Status (Built, Proposed, Canceled, Destroyed, etc...): Built

Construction Dates--
- started: 1973
- finished: 1974
- destroyed:


Above ground floors:
Below ground floors:
Floor-to-floor height:
Gross Floor area:
Elevator count:
Unit count: 1

Structure Type(s): Tower
Building Use(s): Communication, Air traffic control
Building Style(s):
Building Materials: Steel, concrete

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Vladneyro
Aug 27, 2007, 5:17 AM
DONE: http://skyscraperpage.com/cities/?buildingID=65474
Switched native name / name in English :D