Mahlwinkel: Airbase

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Coordinates: N522318 E0114935 (WGS84)
Map: Google Maps

Location

Germany during the Cold War

During the Cold War

Usage

Soviet airfield / helicopter base.

Situation

Mahlwinkel 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/)

Runways

Data for the year 1990:
  • 09/27: 2500 m Concrete

Radio beacons

Data for the year 1990:
  • LOM 27: 300 "ZW"
  • LMM 27: 620 "Z"
  • LMM 09: 620 "NU"

Radio communication

Call sign: OSENNIJ (1990)

Units

1990: 296 OVE (Mi-2, Mi-6, Mi-8, Mi-9, Mi-24); 337 OBVP (Mi-8, Mi-24)

Installations

Railway siding from Mahlwinkel station to the southern part of the airfield.

Today

Usage

Closed.

Airfields in the vicinity

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