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30.5 x 43.9 cm ⏐ 12.0 x 17.3 in (300dpi)
PETER RYAN / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY PETER RYAN / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
A microwave relay station in France. Towers such as this are employed as links in the French telecommunications network, transmitting and receiving phone, telex and data communications. The drum-shaped aerials use microwave frequencies to beam signals to other similar towers. The towers have to be located so as to ensure an unobstructed path between them.
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