Country: France Region: Alsace
Latitude: 48° 32' 49" N Longitude: 7° 27' 46" E
Area use / Military Branches: 44e RT, DGSE, Echelon
Fort Mutzig is divided in 2 parts.
- Quartier Moussy, this is homebase of the 44e régiment de transmissions (44th Comms Regt); a subordinate unit of the brigade de renseignement (BR) at Haguenau. 44th Comms Regt tasking is Electronic Warfare and the unit is specialized in detection, interception, localisation, analysis and identification of electronic transmissions.
- The other part is under command of DSGE and hosts a SIGINT facility which in fact is one of the many intercept stations in the Echelon chain!
44e RT web http://www.defense.gouv.fr/terre/presentation/organisation-des-forces/transmissions/44e-regiment-de-transmissions
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