Friedberg: Army Airfield AAF

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KoordinatenN502001 E0084404 (WGS84) Google Maps
Elevation 480 ft
Federal stateHessen (Hesse)
Location indicatorEDEV (1990)
Map with location of Friedberg Army Airfield AAF
Germany during the Cold War Map
The history of the Cold War airfields: Friedberg
by Bert Kondruss

During the Cold War

Usage

US Army airfield, later only helipad.

Situation

Friedberg Army Airfield (AAF) on a map 1972
Friedberg Army Airfield (AAF) on a map of the US Department of Defense from 1972 (Source: ONC E-2 (1972), Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection, University of Texas at Austin)

Overview

US Army airfield map
US Army airfield map from 1971
Friedberg Army Airfield AAF, Germany, on a US satellite image 1977
Friedberg Army Airfield AAF on a US satellite image from 03 July 1977 (Source: U.S. Geological Survey)
Friedberg airfield in 1984
Friedberg airfield in 1984

Runways

Data for the year 1990:
  • 09/27: 671 m x 15 m Asphalt

Today

Usage

Closed. The runway is mostly demolished and a federal road is crossing the area. There are only a few traces of the former airfield left.
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