Fürth: Dambach Housing Area Helipad

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Coordinates: N492759 E0105752 ca. (WGS84)
Map: Google Maps
Elevation: 1016 ft
Operator: US Army

Location of airfield

Dambach is located south of Fürth. The helipad was within the Dambach Housing Area, the exact location is unknown.

Use during the Cold War

US Army helipad, probably until the late 1960s.

Current Use


Airspace and Procedures

The helipad was unattended.
Restricked use, for official business only.
Operated from sunrise to sunset.
Arrivals in direction 090°, departures in 270°.
Traffic pattern to the west in 1,500 ft.

Airfields in the vicinity

  • 019°/2km Fürth: Hospital Helipad
  • 335°/2km Fürth: Industrieflughafen (Nuremberg-Fürth Industriehafen Airfield, Fürth Industrie)
  • 139°/3km Fürth: Johnson Barracks Army Helipad
  • 352°/3km Fürth: Army Airfield AAF (Atzenhof, Monteith Barracks Army Heliport)
  • 033°/4km Fürth: Helipad
  • 211°/4km Fürth: Pinder AHP (Zirndorf)
  • 119°/5km Nuremberg: Hospital AHP (Nürnberg)
  • 093°/7km Nuremberg: Klinikum Nord Hospital Helipad (West)
  • 093°/7km Nuremberg: Klinikum Nord Hospital Helipad (East)
  • 282°/8km Cadolzburg: Fürth-Seckendorf Airfield/Glider Site
  • 066°/9km Nuremberg: Airport (Nürnberg)
  • 081°/9km Nuremberg: Marienberg Airfield (Nürnberg)
  • 117°/10km Nuremberg: Engine Factory Helipad
  • 132°/10km Nuremberg: Fire Station 4 Helipad
  • 097°/11km Nuremberg: Business Center Helipad
  • 113°/12km Nürnberg: Soldiers Field Army Airfield (Nurnberg New)
  • 127°/12km Nuremberg: Riot Police Helipad
  • 164°/13km Schwabach: AHP (O'Brien Bks)
  • 214°/13km Roßtal: Buchschwabach Airfield
  • 342°/13km Herzogenaurach: Herzo Base Army Heliport (West)
  • 343°/13km Herzogenaurach: Air Base
  • 344°/13km Herzogenaurach: Helipad US Army Herzo Base (East)
  • 019°/14km Erlangen: Army Airfield AAF (Ferris Barracks Army Heliport AHP)
  • 114°/14km Nuremberg: Klinikum Süd Hospital Helipad
  • 334°/14km Herzogenaurach: Airfield
  • 249°/15km Großhabersdorf: Unterschlauersbach Operational Airfield
  • 001°/16km Erlangen: Europakanal Hospital Helipad
  • 013°/16km Erlangen: Uniklinik Hospital Helipad (West)
  • 016°/16km Erlangen: Uniklinik Hospital Helipad (East)
  • 165°/17km Schwabach: Army Airfield
  • 120°/18km Feucht: Army Airfield AAF (Feucht Army Airfield AAF)
  • 087°/20km Rothenbach an der Pegnitz: Helipad