Climbing the Radio Tower In Kiev

Climbing the Radio Tower In Kiev

Brovarsky radio transmitting antenna center is 259,5 meters (851 ft) high. It is the third highest construction in Kiev and in its suburbs. Recently it was broadcasting BBC in the medium range. The power of the transmitter is said to be 150 kW.

Climbing the Radio Tower In Kiev

This is the tower itself. It consists of some dozens of sections 6,6 m (21,65 ft) each.

Climbing the Radio Tower In Kiev

This ring is on the height of 100 meters (328 ft).

Climbing the Radio Tower In Kiev

Climbing the Radio Tower In Kiev

Those topes together with the top of the tower represent the antenna.

Climbing the Radio Tower In Kiev

Climbing the Radio Tower In Kiev

Climbing the Radio Tower In Kiev

The waveguide comes from the radio center.

Climbing the Radio Tower In Kiev

The foundation of the tower stands on the huge isolator (it’s as tall as a human). It is highly dangerous to touch the tower during the work.

Climbing the Radio Tower In Kiev

The weight of the isolator is 1,5 tons!

Climbing the Radio Tower In Kiev

Climbing the Radio Tower In Kiev

Climbing the Radio Tower In Kiev

Climbing the Radio Tower In Kiev

Climbing the Radio Tower In Kiev

Climbing the Radio Tower In Kiev

This tower is situated next to the numerous summer houses.

Climbing the Radio Tower In Kiev

Climbing the Radio Tower In Kiev

It’s the 180 meters (590 ft) “neighbour”.

Climbing the Radio Tower In Kiev

These are Brovary and the cemetery in front of it.

Climbing the Radio Tower In Kiev

It’s the view of the central part of the city from the tower.

Climbing the Radio Tower In Kiev

Climbing the Radio Tower In Kiev

Climbing the Radio Tower In Kiev

Climbing the Radio Tower In Kiev

Kiev gets lost in the fog.

Climbing the Radio Tower In Kiev

Climbing the Radio Tower In Kiev

Climbing the Radio Tower In Kiev

Climbing the Radio Tower In Kiev

Climbing the Radio Tower In Kiev

Climbing the Radio Tower In Kiev

Climbing the Radio Tower In Kiev

Climbing the Radio Tower In Kiev

We hope thrill-seekers won’t get to the tower or it may end so bad…

via tov-tob

15 thoughts on “Climbing the Radio Tower In Kiev”

  1. my teacher told me that ukraine is a part of russia…
    btw english russia belongs which country ?does anyone know???O(∩_∩)O~

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  2. Hi to all you Dxers. Is there anyone from Kiev region ( I am in KIev) who is a member of the New Zealand DX league? If so please reply hre I would also like to haer from any dxer in the Kiev or elsewhere in Ukraine who is a member of a dx or ham radio club. Very many thanks, spasibo.

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