Lemwerder: Airfield

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Coordinates: N530833 E0083726 (WGS84) Google Maps
Location Indicator: EDWD (1990)
Operator: civ/US Army (1990)

Location

Federal State of Niedersachsen (Lower Saxony).
Germany during the Cold War
Map

During World War II

Situation

Lemwerder Airfield in World War II on a US map from 1943 - (McMaster University Library Digital Archive, License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 2.5 CC BY-NC 2.5 CA /MULDA/)

Overview

Lemwerder Airfield on a US map from 1951 - (AMS M841 GSGS 4414, Courtesy Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University /BYU/)

During the Cold War

Usage

Aircraft plant. Also used by US Army helicopter.

Situation

Lemwerder airfield near Bremen on a map of the US Department of Defense from 1972

1960s

Usage

Vereinigte Flugtechnische Werke GmbH (VFW)

Runways

16/34, with web jet barriers.

Radio beacons

  • NDB Weser: 277 "WSR", 215°/14.0 NM to field

Radio communication

  • Bremen Approach Control 120.1, 263.4
  • Nordholz Approach Control 350.7
  • Lemwerder Tower 122.0, 263.4, 305.3, 257.8, 257.2

1980s

Overview

Lemwerder in 1984

Runways

  • 16/34: 1900m x 45m Asphalt

Lights

Aerodrome beacon white-green.

Radio beacons

  • LLZ34: 111.3 "ILE"
  • Locator/Outer Marker: 276.5 "BW"

Radio communication

  • Lemwerder Tower 122.35, 339.05, 362.95
  • Lemwerder Ops (2nd AD FLT OPS) 30.1

Telephone

US Army 2nd Armored Division (FWD) Aviation Ops 0421-672516

Units

2nd AD (3rd Bde, 7th USAR) 2 UH-1H, 4 OH-58A; X 2-1 Cav (7th USAR) 4 AH-1F, 6 OH-58C

Today

Usage

Closed.

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