Rechlin: Helipad 1014

HSLP / HLP 1014

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
Coordinates: N532048 E0124426 (WGS84)
Operator: MfNV / NVA

Location

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

Location of airfield

1.5 km northeast of Rechlin, 1 km east-southeast of Rechlin-Nord, at the eastern part of the former Rechlin Luftwaffe air base (east of road K3).

Use during the Cold War

Helipad 1014 for Signals Depot 2 (Nachrichtengerätelager 2, NGL-2) of former East German Ministry of National Defense (MfNV).

Current use

Closed.

Runways, Taxiways, Aprons

Dimensions: 300 m x 200 m,
Main takeoff and landing direction: 120°,
Surface: Agricultural area,
Capacity: 10 helicopters.

Telephone

Telephone of the helipad: 800 m Fe-Feldverbindung zum Anschluss auf DVG-10 (mit HADP, Stabsnetz).
Telephone of NGL-2: Sondernetz/Stabsnetz S1 4331-11, call sign "Großlautsprecher".

Airspace and Procedures

Usable at day and night during good weather conditions.
Alert time: 50 minutes.

Obstacles

None.

Bibliography

  • Ries, Karl; Dierich, Wolfgang: "Fliegerhorste und Einsatzhäfen der Luftwaffe" Motorbuch Verlag Stuttgart, 1993 - Allied map of the former air base from the years 194x
  • Freundt, Lutz (Hrsg.), Büttner, Stefan: "Rote Plätze - Russische Militärflugplätze in Deutschland 1945 - 1994" AeroLit Verlag, 2007 - Soviet use of the former air base.

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