Peenemünde: Air Base

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Coordinates: N540929 E0134627 (WGS84) Google Maps

Location

Former East Germany, District of Rostock;
today Federal State of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania).
Germany during the Cold War
Map

During World War II

Overview

Peenemunde airfield on a US map from 1952 - (AMS M841 GSGS 4414, Courtesy Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University /BYU/)

During the Cold War

1970s

Situation

Peenemünde Air Base 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/)

Radio beacons

  • LOM 32: 418 "NE"
  • LMM 32: 850 "N"

1980s

Overview

Runways

  • 14/32: 2400 m x 50 m Concrete

Radio beacons

  • LOM 32: 423.5 "NE", 4370 m to threshold 32
  • LMM 32: 867.5 "N", 1050 m to threshold 32
  • LOM 14: 423.5 "EN"
  • LMM 14: 867.5 "E"

Radio communication

The call sign was NARKOSE.

Telephone

Stabsnetz S1 63727, code names "Tiefenwirkung" and "Brustfell".

Today

Usage

General aviation.

Overview

Landsat image from 2016 - Open object in Google Maps

Links

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