Fürth: Army Airfield AAF

Atzenhof, Monteith Barracks Army Heliport

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
Coordinates: N492949 E0105728 (WGS84)
Map: Google Maps

Location

Federal State (Freestate) of Bayern (Bavaria).
Germany during the Cold War

During World War II

Situation

Atzenhof air base in World War II on a US map from 1944 - (McMaster University Library Digital Archive, License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 2.5 CC BY-NC 2.5 CA /MULDA/)

During the Cold War

Usage

US Army airfield and heliport.

In the 1950s

Overview

Fürth Atzenhof airfield on a US map from 1954 - Composed of two map sheets. The Main Danube Canal did not exist at this time. (AMS M841 GSGS 4414, Courtesy Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University /BYU/)

In the 1970s

Situation

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

Runways

  • 10/28: 671 m x 23 m Asphalt

In the 1980s

Telephone

DSN 460 -4xxx

Today

Usage

Closed.

Airfields in the vicinity

Follow mil-airfields on Facebook