Steinheid: Helipad 3175

HSLP / HLP 3175

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
Coordinates: N502725 E0110528 (WGS84) Google Maps
Operator: NVA LSK/LV
Airfield ID: 3175


Federal State (Freestate) of Thüringen (Thuringia).
Germany during the Cold War

Location of airfield

1,1 km south-southeast Steinheid, in the southwestern part of the radar site.

Use during the Cold War

Helipad 3175 for Radar company 512 (FuTK-512) of former East German Air Force (NVA LSK/LV).

Current use


Runways, Taxiways, Aprons

Data from the East German helipad directory:
Dimensions: 19 m x 19 m,
main takeoff and landing direction: 80°
surface: concrete
usable without crop damage,
capacity: 1 helicopter.
Satellite images show not only one but two octagonal concrete pads with the dimensions of 19 m x 19 m.


Stabsnetz S1 7431-11

Airspace and Procedures

Usable at day during good weather conditions.
Alert time: 60 minutes.




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