Bamberg: Army Airfield AAF

Breitenau

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
Coordinates: N495516 E0105454 (WGS84)
Map: Google Maps
Elevation: 823 ft
Location Indicator: EDEJ (-1995), ETEJ (1995-), EDQA

Location

Federal State (Freestate) of Bayern (Bavaria).
Germany during the Cold War

During World War II

Usage

Airfield.

During the Cold War

Usage

US Army airfield with joint civil use for general aviation.

Situation

Bamberg Army Airfield AAF 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/)

Overview

Bamberg airfield on a US map from 1954 - (AMS M841 GSGS 4414, Courtesy Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University /BYU/)
Map from 1984

Runways

Data for the year 1971:
  • 04/22: 620 m x 20 m
  • 14/32: 305 m x 15 m closed

Telephone

Military 2652-8869 (198x)
ETS/DSN 469-8869/8636 (199x)

Units

Det. 501st Combat Avn Bat (1988)

Today

Usage

General aviation.

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