Larz (Rechlin, Mirow) Airbase

 
Germany /E/

General

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN531818 E0124506
Elevation220'
ICAO Location IndicatorEDAX (2000)
OperatorGSSD/WGT

Usage during the Cold War

Soviet/russian airbase until 1993.

Current usage

General Aviation, Aviation Museum.

Runways, Taxiways, Aprons

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!

Runways

Data for the year 1990:

Design.LengthWidthSurfaceRemarks
08/262500 m

Radio navigation

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!

Data for the 1970s:

 Station.Freq.IdentPositionRemarks
26LOM476
LMM965B
08LOM476ÜK
LMM965Ü
LOMLocator at outer marker
LMMLocator at middle marker

Communications

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!

Radio

Call signs: BRANNAJA (ca. 1970), GUSAR (1980s..1990s)

Units

Data for the year 1990: 19 GwAPIB: MiG-27, MiG-23UB; Detachment 439 OBVP: Mi-8, Mi-9, Mi-24

Real Property

SAM site near Friedrichshof (Blohmberg)

Flight Simulation

The airfield in the year 1990 is part of the great scenery gdr_mil7 from Michael Spengler.

Map
Map
Looking southwest
Looking southwest

Links

Homepage
http://www.mueritzflugplatz.de/

Aviation Museum
http://www.rlm-laerz.claranet.de

Lost Places
http://lostplaces.de/laerz/index.html

The airfield at Google Maps
http://maps.google.de/?ie=UTF8&ll=53.304365,12.753839&spn=0.0378,0.077248&t...

Bibliography

Zapf, Jürgen:
'Flugplätze der Luftwaffe 1934-1945 - und was davon übrig blieb / Mecklenburg-Vorpommern'
VDM Heinz Nickel, Zweibrücken, 2006
8 pages description, map, aerial pictures (1945, 1953), 16 current pictures

Freundt, Lutz:
'Sowjetische Fliegerkräfte in Deutschland 1945-1994, Band 2'
Freundt Eigenverlag, Diepholz 1999
Description, pictures, map, aerial pictures (1953, 1991)

Freundt, Lutz:
'Sowjetische Fliegerkräfte in Deutschland 1945-1994, Band 4'
Edition Freundt Eigenverlag, Diepholz 2000
Corrections, picture

Freundt, Lutz (Hrsg.), Büttner, Stefan:
'Rote Plätze - Russische Militärflugplätze in Deutschland 1945 - 1994'
AeroLit Verlag, 2007
Description, map, picture, aerial pictures (1953, 1990, 1991)

Fülber, Marcus:
'Red Stars Over Europe'
Concord Publications Co, Hong Kong, 1993
Pictures of MiG-23 and MiG-27 at Larz