Malmsheim: Airfield

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Coordinates: N484653 E0085507 (WGS84)
Map: Google Maps

Location

Federal State of Baden-Württemberg.
Germany during the Cold War

During World War II

Usage

Luftwaffe airfield.

Situation

Malmsheim Airfield in World War II on a US map from 194x - (McMaster University Library Digital Archive, License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 2.5 CC BY-NC 2.5 CA /MULDA/)

During the Cold War

Usage during the Cold War

Reserve airfield.

Runways

Data for the year 1990:
  • 08/26: 980 m x 80 m Asphalt
  • 08/26 Grass

Today

Usage

The hard-surfaced runway is used for car test driving and leisure activities. A glider airfield with a grass runway is next to it. The mobilization depot in the north has been demolished, the area is used for a research center.

Overview

Images

Former runway (2001)
Relicts of former railway. Western part of the airfield, looking north (2001)

Airfields in the vicinity