Restricted Areas

NATO Baraque de Fraiture

Last modified: 21 May 2018, submitted by: Joker

Country: Belgium   

Latitude: 50° 15' 6" N     Longitude: 5° 43' 54" E

Area use / Military Branches: Closed


ACE High: stands for the Allied Command Europe hi-power communications link covering Europe from Norway to Turkey. ACE High was a NATO L-band troposcatter radio system in the 832.56 to 959.28 MHz band with an average transmitting power -depending of geographical locations- between 1 and 10 kilowatts. ACE High provided long range radio telephone/ telegraph/ teletype comms in NATOs chain of command over 200 channels. Each station had the equipment to multiplex the channels to contain up to 12 different calls each. Coverage went through these links:

Norway: Senja (callsign NSEZ); Bod (NKLZ); Mosjen (NMOZ); Selbu (NSBZ); Srum (NSOZ); Stormyrheia (NSMZ) and Lysenuten (NLYZ)

UK: Mossy Hill (UMSZ); Mormond Hill (UMOZ); Fylingdales (UBOZ); Stenigot (UBIZ) and Coldblow Lane (UMAZ)

Denmark: Kollemorten (DTOZ)

W-Germany: Tannenhausen (AEMZ); Lammersdorf (ALAZ); Bann (ABHZ) and Feldberg (AFEZ)

Belgium: Mons (BCHZ) and Baraque de Fraiture (BFRZ)

France: Berneuil (FFLZ); Rorhbach-ls-Bitche (FROZ); Mont Aot (FADZ); Pierre-sur-haute (FLYZ) and Mont Lachens (FNIZ)

Italy: Monte del Giogo (IMXZ); Dosso dei Galli (IDGZ); Cavriana (IMBZ); Portogruaro (ICEZ); Monte Maggiore (ITLZ); Ischia (IICZ); Monte Manusco(IMMZ) and Monte Lauro (ICZZ)

Greece: Ajos Elefthenios (GKFZ); Pentelikon (GPKZ); Ziros (GZIZ); Zagora (GPIZ); Mount Vitsi (GVIZ) and Maronia (GISZ)

Turkey: Izmir (TBPZ); Kutahya (TKUZ); Gomu Koyu (TKYZ); Elemdag (TEDZ); Merzifon (TKJZ); Bolati Koyu (TPEZ); Pinarbasi (TPIZ); Diyarbakir (TDIZ) and Guveloglu (TDDZ)

Cyprus: Cavo Greko (JCGZ)

This is the ACE High site of Baraque de Fraiture.


Search for NATO Baraque de Fraiture

Your Message

Name *
(Plain Text Only)

Security Code*

Please insert the security code.

* Required Fields

Top         Home