Locale: Monte Moscal
Latitude: 45° 33' 24" N Longitude: 10° 46' 10" E
Area use / Military Branches: NATO "West Star" C2
Affi, Monte Moscal. This was the main entry location of the NATO "West Star" bunker serving as the static wartime LANDSOUTH HQ.
It was excavated 1960-1966 in a mountain named "Monte Mascal" and could accomodate up to 500 personnel in wartime.
An ACE high (callsign Verona Tail) comms center with 60 NATO personnel and a some civilian technicians was the sekeleton crew maintaining the facility in peacetime. Facility closure was in 2007 but the site remains MoD property.
Video after facility closure (italian) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sJ_Kg-8YApk
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