Löbnitz: Airfield

Roitzschjora

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Coordinates: N513438 E0122941 (WGS84)
Map: Google Maps
Location Indicator: EDAW

Location

Germany during the Cold War

Location of airfield

2 km southwest of Löbnitz

During World War II

Usage

Luftwaffe airfield.

During the Cold War

Usage

Soviet reserve airfield, later airfield of former East German paramilitary organization Gesellschaft für Sport und Technik GST and Helipad 6029 of former East German National People's Army (NVA).

Situation

Löbnitz-Roitzschjora airfield on a map of the US Department of Defense from 1972 - The blue lines mark the southern allied air corridor from and to Berlin (ONC E-2 (1972), Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection, University of Texas at Austin /PCL MC/)

Runways

Data for the year 1990:
  • 10/28: 2400 Grass
  • 08/26: 1050 Grass
  • 14/32: 1000 Grass
  • 18/36: 1000 Grass

Radio beacons

Data for the 1970s:
  • LOM 28: 970 "NÄ"
  • LMM 28: 557 "N"
  • LOM 10: 970 "DCh"
  • LMM 10: 557 "D"

Telephone

Loebnitz 2255 (in the year 1990)

Teletype

517412 (in the year 1990)

Today

Usage

General aviation.

Bibliography

  • Freundt, Lutz: "Sowjetische Fliegerkräfte in Deutschland 1945-1994, Band 2" Freundt Eigenverlag, Diepholz 1999 - Short description

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