Wunstorf: Air Base

Kleinheidorn

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Coordinates: N522727 E0092551 (WGS84)
Map: Google Maps
Location Indicator: DEWU (195x), EDNW (196x-199x), ETNW (199x-)

Location

Germany during the Cold War

Location

Federal State of Niedersachsen (Lower Saxony).

During World War II

Usage until 1945

Luftwaffe airbase (Fliegerhorst).

During the Cold War

Situation

Wunstorf Air Base on a map of the US Department of Defense from 1972 - (ONC E-2 (1972), Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection, University of Texas at Austin /PCL MC/)

In 1948

Radio beacons

  • NDB: 450 "WB"

In the 1950s

Radio beacons

  • NDB: 338 or 419 "WF", at field

In the 1980s

Runways

  • 08/26: 1882 m x 45 m Asphalt / Concrete
  • 08/26: 1080 m x 50 m Grass
  • 03/21: 1704 m x 47 m Asphalt / Concrete

Radio beacons

  • NDB: 419 "WUN", 263° / 0.5 NM to field
  • TACAN: CH 116 "WUN", at field
  • ILS 26: 109.7 "WUN"

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