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Dec 28, 2007, 2:32 PM
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Official sources: http://www.eurasia.ru/archive/?a=129
Unofficial sources: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vileyka_VLF_transmitter, http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=562055 , http://englishrussia.com/?p=1207#more-1207

Building Name: Vileyka VLF transmitter, central masts
Native Name:
Other Names:
Address:
City: Vileyka
Postal Code:
State/Province: Minsk Voblast
Country: Belarus
Official Building Website URL:
Skyscrapers.com (Emporis.info) URL:
Architect:
Interesting Facts/Records (in own words): Important facility for transmitting orders to submerged
submarines of the Russian Navy in the VLF-range. Beside this, the facility is used for transmitting
the time signal service RJH69 on frequencies between 20.5 kHz and 25 kHz.


Heights--

PLEASE PROVIDE SOURCES FOR HEIGHTS, OTHERWISE WE WILL ASSUME THEY ARE ESTIMATES.
- antenna: 305 metres
- spire:
- roof:
- top floor:
- other heights:

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

Construction Dates--
- started: unknown, as military installation, may be 1960ies
- finished:
- destroyed:


Above ground floors:
Below ground floors:
Floor-to-floor height:
Gross Floor area:
Elevator count:
Unit count: 3

Structure Type(s): Guyed mast
Building Use(s): Communication
Building Style(s):
Building Materials: Steel
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Official sources:
Unofficial sources: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vileyka_VLF_transmitter

Building Name: Vileyka VLF transmitter, ring masts
Native Name:
Other Names:
Address:
City: Vileyka
Postal Code:
State/Province: Minsk Voblast
Country: Belarus
Official Building Website URL:
Skyscrapers.com (Emporis.info) URL:
Architect:
Interesting Facts/Records (in own words): Important facility for transmitting orders to submerged
submarines of the Russian Navy in the VLF-range. Beside this, the facility is used for transmitting
the time signal service RJH69 on frequencies between 20.5 kHz and 25 kHz.


Heights--

PLEASE PROVIDE SOURCES FOR HEIGHTS, OTHERWISE WE WILL ASSUME THEY ARE ESTIMATES.
- antenna: 270 metres
- spire:
- roof:
- top floor:
- other heights:

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

Construction Dates--
- started: unknown, as military installation, may be 1960ies
- finished:
- destroyed:


Above ground floors:
Below ground floors:
Floor-to-floor height:
Gross Floor area:
Elevator count:
Unit count: 15

Structure Type(s): Guyed mast
Building Use(s): Communication
Building Style(s):
Building Materials: Steel
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City Name: Vileyka
Native Name:
State/Province: Minsk Voblast
Country: Belarus
Population: 28100
Population Source & Year: http://world-gazetteer.com/wg.php?x=&men=gpro&lng=en&dat=32&geo=520184691&srt=npan&col=aohdq (1989)
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This will be the first facility of the Russian Navy in the Skyscraperpage-Database!

M.K.
Mar 8, 2008, 1:34 PM
Done! -> Diagrams -> Thanks. :tup:
http://skyscraperpage.com/cities/?buildingID=72654
http://skyscraperpage.com/cities/?buildingID=72655