TACAN Radar



For many years Wick operated a TACAN radar installation, this was positioned to the North East of the field, adjacent to the old bomb stores.
A military radar system that was developed during the 1950's this was installed at Wick, Benbecula and Stornoway (Scroll down for plans).
TACAN on Wikipedia.





Below is a general plan on obsticle and building restrictions by TACAN installations.





Benbecula.





Stornoway.





1970 minute issued with plans.



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