Restricted Areas

USAF Coltano

Last modified: 09 Oct 2019, submitted by: Joker

Country: Italy    Region: Toscana

Latitude: 43° 39' 24" N     Longitude: 10° 24' 19" E

Area use / Military Branches: Closed

This article is a stub. Help expanding it, by entering new information.

Coltano. Former USAF troposcatter communications link (site 9 Lima). Deactivated 1999 and converted into a NSA/Echelon remote monitoring station.
Closed 2002

Search for USAF Coltano

Daniel Moreska, | 27. April 2016 08:03


I was an MP attached to 56th Signal co, 509th Signal Battalion and was a Security Guard at Coltanto from June1983 to Dec 1984. Looking for others during that time period.
i didn't know USAF was there, never saw any AF personal.

Don | 11. May 2011 19:45


Was shared by the US Army where it was know as site 13. The Army handled communications to the north to Germany, and the Air Force to the south over to Turkey. The combined call letters was 13/9L

Your Message

Name *
(Plain Text Only)

Security Code*

Please insert the security code.

* Required Fields

Top         Home