Latitude: 42° 1' 53" N Longitude: 35° 11' 17" E
Area use / Military Branches: Closed/demolished
Former Sinop TUSLOG Det (1957-1993)
A US Army radarstation and listening post a.k.a.Diogenes Station or "the Hill" to monitor the USSR airpicture and radio frequencies.
This was the former operations site; the deserted base itself still exists and is located 1.5kms W of this point.
Sinop also hosted site 121 in the US 486L medcom/stratcom troposcatter system
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