View Full Version : Arromanches radar station site discussion

05-15-2006, 02:23 AM
This is a discussion thread for the following file:<br><br><b><a href=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/dlfile17852/Arromanches-radar-station-site.htm>Arromanches radar station site</a></b><br><br>In addition to the radar stations on the Normandy coast were a series of observation posts set around ten kilometres apart, but closer if headlands were concerned, to enable visual signalling to adjacent posts. For the Normandy coast these were regionally controlled by the Flugmelde Zentrale (Plotting Centre) situated some three miles inland near Caen. Altogether the Caen centre controlled some 68 individual Flugwachkommando (Fluko) which were observer post detachments.<br><br><img src=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/images/new/080505/832856Clipboard02.jpg>