Netzeband: Highway Strip
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Airfield ID: 2023
Germany during the Cold War
Former East Germany, Bezirk (District) Potsdam;
Today: Federal State of Brandenburg.
Location of airfield
14km northwest of Neuruppin; on today's Autobahn A 24, between intersections Neuruppin and Herzsprung.
Usage during the Cold War
Highway Strip on former East German Autobahn A 15 (different numbering schema than today). The highway strip had the airfield ID 2023 in the system of the former East German National People's Army.
Data for the year 1990:
The thresholds were marked by ceramic markers and stones:
- Threshold south: km 44,298
- Threshold north: km 46,800
("km" means the kilometer marker at the time of former East Germany)
The outer points in main and secondary landing directions were marked by geodetic signs (stone columns).
- LOM 32: 943.5 "PA"
- LMM 32: 223.5 "P"
- LOM 14: 943.5 "AP"
- LMM 14: 223,5 "A"
The facilities were not permanently deployed.
The radio call sign of the highway strip was PUMA.
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