Crailsheim: McKee Barracks Army Heliport AHP

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Coordinates: N490824 E0100224 (WGS84)
Map: Google Maps
Elevation: 1370 ft

Location

Federal State of Baden-Württemberg.
Germany during the Cold War

Location of airfield

2 km west of Crailsheim

During the Cold War

Usage during the Cold War

US Army helipad until the early 1980s.

In the 1960s

Airspace and procedures

Operated from sunrise to sunset; unattended; arrivals with 090°, departures 270°; traffic pattern and altitude at pilot's discretion.

Obstacles

Obstacles in all directions.

In the 1970s and early 1980s

Radio beacons

AFN on frequency 1394 kcs 0.5 nautical miles east.

Telephone

Duty hours phone 2735-706/546, at other times 610/801.

Airspace and procedures

Arrivals and departures east or west. Noise abatement procedure: traffic pattern north of highway, avoid overflight of city and kaserne, altitude at pilot's discretion.

Obstacles

Obstacles in all directions.

Today

Use today

Closed.

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