Site Records

Site Name: RAF Sopley ('AVO') R3 GCI ROTOR Station

OS Grid Ref: SZ162978

RSG site visit 23rd May 2000

[Source: Nick Catford]



Sopley Intermediate Transportable GCI with AMES Type 8C radar. The upper aerial on the gantry was to increase low level coverage. The operations room and the transmitter receiver are housed in the hut behind.


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