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Approved For Release 2000/0W: G A(WiF78B04 5002600010082-0 Copy. 6 Pages N P I C/R-503/64 July 1964 ORANCHITSY PETROLEUM STORAGE ORANCHITSY, USSR BELORUSSIAN MD Handle Via TALENT - KEYHOLE Control Only This document contains classified information affecting the national security of the United States within the meaning of the espionage laws U. S. Code Title 18, Sections 793 and 794. The law prohibits its transmission or the revelation of its contents in any manner to an unauthorized person, as well as its use in any manner prejudicial to the safety or interest of the United States or for the benefit of any foreign government to the detriment of the United States. It is to be seen only by personnel especially indoctrinated and authorized to receive TALENT-KEYHOLE information. Its security must be maintained in accordance with KEYHOLE and TALENT regulations. NATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHIC INTERPRETATION CENTER Approved For Release 2000/05/09'?CI RDP7 G6du 8B04560A002600010082 Qaae; ZZZZZZ, Approved For Release 200029/09 E~Ik-RDP7ff~~4560A002600010082-0 't'his report is one in a series on Soviet Ground Force and logistic installations being prepared for a DIA/CIA Panel. The series is being coordinated, published and disseminated by NPIC. The photographic analysis is being performed by the NPIC Photographic Analysis Group, the CIA Photographic Intelligence Division (NPIC), and the Production Center 1Plc (DIA). The photographic analysis for this particular re- port was performed by the NPIC Photographic Analysis Group. In the interest of uniformity, the titles and letter designators for the facilities observed at these installations are identical with those appearing in the project requirement. When a specific facility is not observed both its title and letter designator are omitted in the report. Titles and letter designators for the various facilities are as follows: (A) railroad service, (B) road service, (C) landing strips, (D) administrative and troop housing areas, (E) storage areas, (F) am- munition storage areas, (G) POL storage areas, (H) other buildings and facilities, (J) equipment storage/maintenance areas, (K) athletic fields, (L) small arms firing ranges, (M) driver training areas, (N) tank/ assault gun firing ranges, (P) flat trajectory firing ranges, (Q) artillery emplacements (batteries), (R) infantry or combined arms field train- ing area or courses, (S) special training facilities, (T) unidentified facilities or tracking activity. Approved For Release 20006 / 09S0FA-fDCPTPAT15RR?02600010082-0 Approved For Release 20qD/05/D~R~'IA -~DP~8BUWOA002600010082-0 NPIC/R-503/64 ORANCHITSY PETROLEUM STORAGE (52-27N 024-30E) ORANCHITSY, BRESTSKAYA OBLAST, USSR BELORUSSIAN MD 25X1A 25X1C Al, No: None COMOR No: None Minsk ~0L U S S R PRRUZHANY /BELORUSSIAN MILITARY DISTRICT PRUZHANY y ORANCHITSY PETROLEUM STORAGE tai 15' Railroad, double track -~ Railroad, single track - Road 0-- r 3 4_5 ?mr_T KILOMETERS Approved For Releaser~0-00/0?/ORET I CHESS 8B045 OA002600010082-0 RUFF TOP S%WD~A6~56JU02600010082-0 Approved For Release 2000/05/09 25X1 D 25X1 D The Oranchitsy Petroleum Storage Area is located on the southwest edge of Oranchitsy (52- 28N 024-31E) and 11 kilometers (km) south- southeast of Pruzhany (52-33N 024-28E) on the south side of the Brest -Ivantsevichi rail line (Figure 1). The area is served by a sput from the rail line and has all-weather road connec- tions to Pruzhany. The Pruzhany Army Bar- racks Slobodka (AL-1) is located 7 km r}orth of this area. The installation (Figures 2 and 3) covers 75 acres and contains 24 semiburied vertical POL tanks; seven semiburied probable POL tanks with rectangular covers, of which five appear to be interconnected by pipes; one ad- DESCRIPTION OF INSTALLATION Railroad Service A spur from the Brest -Ivantsevichi rail line serves this area. Road Service All-weather roads provide access to Pruzhany. General Storage Area Area E contains five storage buildings and one administration building. One of the storage buildings and the administration building have been added since - coverage, and one storage building under construction in - has been completed. POL Storage Areas Area G1 contains 24 vertical, semiburied tanks, 75 feet in diameter, 14 of which have 25X1 D 25X1 D 25X1 D ministration building; five storage buildings; six support buildings; and a large open area, possibly for storage of oil drums. This installation was covered by=TAL- ENT photography and three KEYHOLE missions between Com- parative analysis reveals extensive changes, as observed on - coverage, which in- clude the addition of 14 semiburied vertical POL tanks, seven semiburied probable POL tanks with rectangular covers, and one admin- istration building, and the removal of numerous horizontal POL tanks which were visible on =TALENT coverage. 25X1 D 25X1 D been added since Area G2 contains seven probable semi- buried POL tanks with rectangular covers, five of which appear to be interconnected by pipes. These tanks were first observed on - coverage. Four of the covers are 120 by 120 feet, one is 160 by 135 feet, one is 160 by 105 feet, and one Is 150 by 60 feet. Between G1 and G2 is an open area, pos- sibly for storage of oil drums. Numerous horizontal POL tanks visible on M TALENT coverage were not observed on subsequent coverage. Other Buildings Six support buildings are scattered through- out the installation. 25X1 D Approved For Release 25X1 D ~~E~RET ACHFSS RUFF A002600010082-0 NP IC /R-503/64 p Ec~RET CHE$~ RUFF Approved For Release 00/0 /0 : CIA-RDP BO 56OA002600010082-0 25X1 D Approved For Release 2000/05/09 : CIA-RDP78BO456OA002600010082-0 TOP SECRET CHESS RUFF Approved For Release 200025/OS E~F RD~Y 456VA002600010082-0 Railroad, double track Road METERS (A P f'R OX IM ATE) Approved For Release 20 ~//0055/O : Cj DCHBES RUA002600010082-0 T2yg 6510"9 EC CHESS RUFF Approved For Release 0/ . IA-RDP78BO456OA002600010082-0 NPI(C/R-503/64 25X1 D US Air Target Chart, Series 200, Shoot 0168-22HL, 2d ed, Feb 63 (SECRET) 25X1 C DOCUMENTS Army. DPIR 46-58, Military Installations and Activities, Prushany Area USSR, Jul 58 (TOP SECRET CHESS RUFF) Army. PIM 204-63, SRI-317A-1-63, Dec 63 (TOP SECRET CHESS RUFF) DIA. PC 225/1-1-63, Installations List, Soviet Ground Forces, 1 Oct 63 (SECRET/No Foreign Dissem 25X1 C Approved For Release 2000P/0~/& EC A-Mr?~BB~45.0A002600010082-0 TO P TOP SECRET Approved For Release 2000/05/09 : Cl -RDP78B04560A002600010082-0 Approved For Release 2000/05/O9OCAaEpl~B0456OA002600010082-0