Poland: Air Bases and Military Airfields

Bazy lotnicze w Polsce

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!

For airfields which are very close together, the label might be shown on the wrong side.

93 entries
Babimost: Airfield
Bednary: Airfield
Biała Podlaska: Airfield
Borsk: Airfield
Brochocin: Airfield
Broczyno: Airfield
Brzeg: Airfield
Brzezie: Highway Strip
Bydgoszcz: Airfield
Cewice: Airfield
Chociw: Highway Strip
Chojna: Air Base
Darłowo: Airfield
Dębica: Airfield
Deblin: Airfield
Debnica Kaszubska: Highway Strip
Debrzno: Airfield
Drawsko Pomorskie: Airfield
Gdańsk: Wrzeszcz Airfield
Gdynia: Highway Strip
Goleniów: Air Base
Granowo: Highway Strip
Inowrocław: Heliport
Jarosławiec: Highway Strip
Kąkolewo: Airfield
Kamień Śląski: Airfield
Kliniska: Highway Strip
Kluczewo: Air Base
Kołobrzeg: Air Base
Konarzny: Airfield
Koronowo: Highway Strip
Kraków-Balice: Balice Airport
Krzywa: Air Base
Kunice: Airfield
Łask: Airfield
Łebień: Airfield
Łęczyca: Airfield
Legnica: Airfield
Leszno: Highway Strip
Lomza: Highway Strip
Łukęcin: Highway Strip
Machliny: Highway Strip
Malbork: Air Base
Mielec: Airfield
Mierzecice: Air Base
Mieszkowice: Highway Strip
Minsk Mazowiecki: Air Base
Mirosławiec: Air Base
Mirosławiec: Highway Strip
Modlin: Airfield
Mostowo: Highway Strip
Nadarzyce: Airfield
Nadarzyce: Polygon
Namysłów: Airfield
Nowe Miasto: Airfield
Oksywie: Air Base
Oława: Airfield
Oleśnica: Airfield
Orneta: Airfield
Osie: Highway Strip
Ostrowy: Highway Strip
Pieniężnica: Airfield
Piła: Airfield
Płoty: Airfield
Powidz: Airfield
Poznań: Krzesiny Air Base
Pruszcz Gdański: Airfield
Przemków
Radom: Airfield
Rossoszyca: Highway Strip
Rostki: Airfield
Rudniki: Airfield
Słupia: Highway Strip
Słupsk: Air Base
Śniatowo: Airfield
Sochaczew: Air Base
Środa Śląska: Highway Strip
Świdwin: Airfield
Szprotawa: Air Base
Szymany: Airfield
Tarnow: Highway Strip
Tomaszów Mazowiecki: Airfield
Trzebien: Airfield
Warsaw: Bemowo Airfield
Warsaw: Okęcie Airport
Wicko Morskie: Airfield
Wielbark: Highway Strip
Wilcze Laski: Airfield
Wrocław: Airfield
Września: Highway Strip
Wschowa: Airfield
Żagań: Airfield
Zegrze Pomorskie: Airfield

Babimost: Airfield

Port lotniczy Zielona Góra-Babimost

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
Coordinates: N520819 E0154755 (WGS84)
Elevation: 194 ft
Location Indicator: EPZG

Location of airfield

30 km northeast of Zielona Góra, 3 km southwest of Babimost.

Runways

  • 06/24: 2500 m x 60 m Concrete
Data for the year 197x:
  • 06/24: 2000 m x 60 m

Radio navigation

Data for the year 197x:
  • LOM 24: 830 "KO"
  • LMM 24: 405 "K"
Data for the year 1990:
  • LOM: 405 "TR"

Radio

Call sign: "KASINO" (1970), "TRAKTOR" (1990)

Units

45 LPSzB: SLim-2, Lim-6/R (1990)

Airfields in the vicinity

Bednary: Airfield

Lądowisko Poznań-Bednary

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
Coordinates: N523204 E0171306 (WGS84)
Elevation: 340 ft
Location Indicator: EPPB

Location of airfield

25 km northeast of Poznań.

Use during the Cold War

Polish Air Force reserve airfield.

Current use

General aviation.

Runways

  • 10/28: 2299 m x 30 m Asphalt

Airfields in the vicinity

Biała Podlaska: Airfield

Baza lotnicza Biala Podlaska

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
Coordinates: N520043 E0230901 (WGS84)
Elevation: 494 ft
Location Indicator: EPBP

Location of airfield

South of Biała Podlaska.

Use during the Cold War

Polish Air Force airfeld.

Current use

Airfield.

Runways

  • 06R/24L: 2260 m x 30 m Asphalt/Concrete
  • 06L/24R: 3300 m x 61 m Asphalt/Concrete

Units

61 LPSzB: MiG-21, Lim-6 (1990)

Borsk: Airfield

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
Coordinates: N535706 E0175637 (WGS84)
Elevation: 465 ft
Location Indicator: EPBO

Location of airfield

20 km south of Kościerzyna, northeast of Borsk.

Use during the Cold War

Reserve airfield.

Current use

General aviation.

Runways

Data for the year 197x:
  • 11/29
Data for the year 1990:
  • 11/29: 2300 m x 30 m

Radio navigation

Data for the year 1970:
  • LOM 29: 446 "RG"
  • LMM 29: 912 "R"

Radio

Call sign: "ROSRUCH" (1970)

Installations

Railway connection from direction southeast.

Airfields in the vicinity

Brochocin: Airfield

Łukaszów, Аэродром Брохоцин

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
Coordinates: N511206 E0155613 (WGS84)
Elevation: 663 ft

Location of airfield

16 km west of Legnica, southeast of Brochocin.

Use during the Cold War

Soviet reserve airfield.

Current use

Closed. Transfered to Polish Authorities on 06jun1992 (Source www.bicc.de).

Runways

Data for the year 1990:
  • 10/28: 1300 m x 300 m Grass

Radio navigation

Data for the year 1980:
  • LOM 28: 868
  • LMM 28: 425

Radio

Call sign: "PROBOSCHNIK" (ПРОБОЧНИК) (1980)

Installations

"Surface of 1463,0 hectares. Several dozen of habitation, barrack and warehouse buildings. Fuel station" (Source: www.bicc.de)

Broczyno: Airfield

Lądowisko Czaplinek-Broczyno

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
Coordinates: N533110 E0161706 (WGS84)
Elevation: 500 ft

Use during the Cold War

Reserve airfield.

Current use

General aviation.

Runways

Data for the year 1990:
  • 11/29: approx 2000 m

Brzeg: Airfield

Аэродром Бжег

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
Coordinates: N505013 E0172450 (WGS84)
Elevation: 502 ft

Use until 1945

Luftwaffe air base Brieg.

Current use

Closed. Transfered to Polish authorities on 17MAR1993 (Source: www.bicc.de).

Runways

Data for the year 1990:
  • 09/27: 2500 m x 60 m

Radio navigation

Data for the year 1990:
  • LOM: 297 "ZR / LW"
  • LMM: 615 "Z / L"
  • RSBN: Channel 27
  • PRGM: Channel 25

Radio

Call sign: "BULAWKA" (1965), "RUSLAN" (РУСЛАН) (1979)

Units

781 IAP: MiG-23MLD (1990)
In August 1989, the 55 OBVP moved from Brzeg to Kołobrzeg: Air Base, the 781 IAP came from Kołobrzeg: Air Base to Brzeg
In 1989, the 151 OREBAP moved away; the 781 IAP moved to the area of Smolensk at the 10jun1991.

Installations

"Airfield of total surface amounting to 600 hectares. 45 habitation buildings, several dozens of of stores and workshops." (Source: www.bicc.de)

Links

    Bibliography

    • Ries, Karl; Dierich, Wolfgang: "Fliegerhorste und Einsatzhäfen der Luftwaffe" Motorbuch Verlag Stuttgart, 1993 - Allied map
    • Freundt, Lutz (Hrsg.), Büttner, Stefan: "Rote Plätze - Russische Militärflugplätze in Deutschland 1945 - 1994" AeroLit Verlag, 2007 - Short description

    Brzezie: Highway Strip

    Brzezie Drogowy odcinek lotniskowy (DOL)

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    Coordinates: N534852 E0165836 (WGS84)
    Elevation: 500 ft

    Use during the Cold War

    Highway strip.

    Current use

    Closed.

    Runways

    Data for the year 1990:
    • 11/29: approx. 2400 m

    Bydgoszcz: Airfield

    Port lotniczy Bydgoszcz-Szwederowo

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    Coordinates: N530549 E0175840 (WGS84)
    Elevation: 235 ft
    Location Indicator: EPBY

    Location of airfield

    South-southeast of Bydgoszcz.

    Use until 1945

    Bromberg a. d. Weichsel Luftwaffe airfield.

    Current use

    Airport.

    Runways

    • 08/26: 2500 m x 60 m Asphalt/Concrete

    Radio navigation

    Data for the year 1970:
    • LOM: 325 "LP"
    • LMM: 660 "L"
    Data for the year 1990:
    • LOM: 325 "SZ"
    • LMM: 610 "S"

    Radio

    Call sign: "LAMPAS" (1970), "SIALMIERZ" (1990)

    Units

    3 LPSzB: Su-7BKL/BMK/UM (1990)

    Cewice: Airfield

    Lotnisko, Lebunia, Siemirowice

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    Coordinates: N542458 E0174548 (WGS84)
    Elevation: 540'
    Location Indicator: EPLB

    Use during the Cold War

    Polish Armed Forces air base.

    Current use

    Polish Armed Forces air base.

    Runways

    • 07/25: 2500 m x 52 m Asphalt

    Units

    7 PLS(MW): An-2, TS-11 (1990)

    Installations

    Railroad connection from the northwest.

    Chociw: Highway Strip

    Kanice Drogowy odcinek lotniskowy (DOL)

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    Coordinates: N513925 E0201625 (WGS84)
    Elevation: 555 ft

    Location of airfield

    22 km northeast of Tomaszów Mazowiecki; northeast of Kanice.

    Use during the Cold War

    Highway strip.

    Runways

    Data for the year 1990:
    • 15/33: ca. 2300 m

    Chojna: Air Base

    Königsberg/Neumark Air Base, Аэродром Хойна, Lotnisko / Baza lotnicza Chojna

    See: Chojna: Air Base

    Darłowo: Airfield

    Darlowo

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    Coordinates: N542417 E0162111 (WGS84)
    Elevation: 10'

    Location of airfield

    West-southwest of Darłowo.

    Units

    40 EZOPír: Mi-2, Mi-14PL/PS (1990)

    Dębica: Airfield

    Debica, Аэродром Дембица

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    Coordinates: N535638 E0153725 (WGS84)
    Elevation: 161 ft

    Location

    Dębica is located 25 south of Kołobrzeg.

    Location of airfield

    The airfield was located 3 km southeast of Dębica.

    Use during the Cold War

    Soviet reserve airfield.

    Current use

    Closed. Transfered to Polish Authorities on 19APR1991 (Source: www.bicc.de).

    Runways

    Data for the year 1990:
    • 11/29: 2500 m x 400 m Grass

    Radio navigation

    Data for the year 1990:
    • LOM: 605 "LJ / SG"
    • LMM: 295 "L / S"

    Radio

    Call sign: "LEDJANOY" (ЛЕДЯНОЙ) (1990)

    Installations

    Area: 730 ha (Source: www.bicc.de).

    Additional information

    The name "Dembiza" and data about runway direction and radio beacons are taken from a soviet radio communication list. The mapping to the "Dębica" is not 100% sure, because the airfield elevation differs significantly (Dębica has around 40 m, while "Dembiza" is listed with 70 m). Does anyone has further information about it?

    Deblin: Airfield

    Irena, Baza lotnicza Deblin

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    Coordinates: N513304 E0215331 ca (WGS84)
    Elevation: 388'
    Location Indicator: EPDE

    Current use

    Polish Air Force base.

    Runways

    Data for the year 1990:
    • 11/29: 2500 m

    Radio navigation

    Data for the year 1990:
    • LOM 29: 752 "AD"
    • LMM 29: 366 "A"

    Radio

    Call sign: "AKORD" (1990)

    Units

    58 LPS: TS-11 (1990)

    Airfields in the vicinity

    Debnica Kaszubska: Highway Strip

    Drogowy odcinek lotniskowy (DOL)

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    Coordinates: N542207 E0171241 (WGS84)
    Elevation: 165 ft

    Use during the Cold War

    Highway Strip.

    Runways

    Data for the year 1990:
    • 09/27

    Debrzno: Airfield

    Baza lotnicza Debrzno

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    Coordinates: N533128 E0171532 (WGS84)
    Elevation: 509'

    Location of airfield

    Southeast of Debrzno.

    Current use

    General aviation.

    Runways

    Data for the year 1970:
    • 07/25: 2500 m x 60 m

    Radio navigation

    Data for the year 1970:
    • LOM: 660 "JN"
    • LMM: 320 "J"
    Data for the year 1990:
    • LOM: 660 "GL"
    • LMM: 320 "G"

    Radar

    ASR/PAR (1970)

    Radio

    Call sign: "JESJON" (1970), "GAZEIA" (1990).

    Drawsko Pomorskie: Airfield

    Dramburg, Ziemsko

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    Coordinates: N532840 E0154352 (WGS84)
    Elevation: 377 ft

    Location of airfield

    8 km southwest of Drawsko-Pomorskie.

    Use until 1945

    Dramburg airfield.

    Runways

    Data for the year 1990:
    • 12/30

    Gdańsk: Wrzeszcz Airfield

    Danzig-Langfuhr

    For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
    Coordinates: N542350 E0183614 (WGS84)

    Use until 1945

    Danzig-Langfuhr airfield.

    Use during the Cold War

    Civilian airport for Gdańsk until 1974.

    Runways

    • 03/21: 1800 m
    • 07/25: 1400 m

    Links

      Gdynia: Highway Strip

      Rumia, Drogowy odcinek lotniskowy (DOL)

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N543617 E0182649 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 35'

      Runways

      Data for the year 1990:
      • 09/27

      Goleniów: Air Base

      Goleniow, Szczecin

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N533505 E0145408 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 154 ft
      Location Indicator: EPSC

      Location of airfield

      5 km northeast of Goleniów.

      Runways

      Data for the year 1970:
      • 13/31: 2000 m x 60 m
      • 13/31: 2500 m x 60 m Asphalt/Concrete

      Radio navigation

      Data for the year 1970:
      • LOM: 589 "CL"
      • LMM: 285 "C"
      Data for the year 1990:
      • LOM: 590 "OL"
      • LMM: 295 "O"

      Radio

      Call sign: "CORAL" (1970), "OPAL" (1990)

      Units

      2 PLM: MiG-21M/MF/UM (1990) (deactivated 10jan1994)

      Granowo: Highway Strip

      Drogowy odcinek lotniskowy (DOL)

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N521318 E0163335 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 250 ft

      Location of airfield

      30 km southwest of Poznań.

      Runways

      Data for the year 1990:
      • 09/27

      Airfields in the vicinity

      Inowrocław: Heliport

      Inowroclaw, Latkowo

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N524932 E0181926 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 275 ft

      Location of airfield

      6 km northeast of Inowrocław.

      Use during the Cold War

      Heliport.

      Units

      56 PSB: 16 Mi-24W, 48 Mi-2US (1990)

      Jarosławiec: Highway Strip

      Jaroslawiec Drogowy odcinek lotniskowy (DOL)

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N543123 E0163004 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 15'

      Location of airfield

      13 km north-northeast of Darłowo, 3 km southwest of Jarosławiec.

      Runways

      Data for the year 1990:
      • 06/24

      Kąkolewo: Airfield

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N521404 E0161440 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 312'

      Location of airfield

      8 km west of Grodzisk Wlkp., southwest of Kąkolewo.

      Use during the Cold War

      Reserve airfield.

      Runways

      Data for the year 1980:
      • 11/29: ca. 2000 m

      Radio navigation

      Data for the year 1980:
      • LOM 295: 981 "RN"
      • LMM 285: 480 "R"

      Radio

      Call sign: "REFERENT" (1980)

      Kamień Śląski: Airfield

      Groß Stein, Kamien Slaski, Opole

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N503145 E0180507 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 666 ft
      Location Indicator: EPKN (200x)

      Location of airfield

      18 km south-southeast of Opole; southeast of Kamień Śląski.

      Use until 1945

      Groß Stein airfield. In addition, the airfield Klein Eichen was located 3 km south-southwest.

      Runways

      Data for the year 1980:
      • 115/295

      Radio navigation

      Data for the year 1980:
      • LOM 295: 446 "KR"
      • LMM 295: 912 "K"

      Radio

      Call sign: "KOLLEKTOR" (1980)

      Airfields in the vicinity

      Kliniska: Highway Strip

      DOL Kliniska, Szczecin Highway Strip

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N532539 E0144817 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 50'

      Location of airfield

      East of Szczecin, on road 142.

      Runways

      Data for the year 1990:
      • 08/26

      Airfields in the vicinity

      Kluczewo: Air Base

      Stargard-Klützow Air Base, Lotnisko Kluczewo, Аэродром Ключево

      See: Kluczewo: Air Base

      Kołobrzeg: Air Base

      Fliegerhorst Kolberg, Lotnisko Kolobrzeg, Bagicz, Аэродром Колобжег

      See: Kołobrzeg: Air Base

      Konarzny: Airfield

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N534931 E0172111 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 492'

      Location

      Konarzny is located 17 km north of Człuchow.

      Location of airfield

      The airfield is west of Konarzny.

      Runways

      Data for the year 1990:
      • 07/25: approx. 2300 m

      Koronowo: Highway Strip

      Drogowy odcinek lotniskowy (DOL)

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N531841 E0180036 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 305 ft

      Location

      Koronowo is located 21 km north of Bydgoszcz.

      Location of airfield

      The highway strip is situated 5 km east of Koronowo.

      Runways

      Data for the year 1990:
      • 09/27

      Kraków-Balice: Balice Airport

      Krakow, Baza lotnicza Kraków

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N500441 E0194711 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 791'
      Location Indicator: EPKK

      Current use

      Airport.

      Runways

      • 08/26: 2550 m x 60 m Concrete

      Units

      13 PLT 8 An-2, 20 An-12, 6 An-24, 12 An-26, 12 Il-14 (1990)

      Krzywa: Air Base

      Aslau, Osła, Osla, Аэродром Кшива

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N511838 E0154341 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 663'
      Operator: Soviet AF

      Use until 1945

      Aslau airfield (Luftwaffe).

      Use during the Cold War

      Soviet air base.

      Current use

      Closed. The airfield has been transfered to Polish authorities on August 21st, 1992.

      Runways

      Data for the year 1970:
      • 10/28: 2000 m x 60 m
      Data for the year 1990:
      • 10/28: 2500 m x 60 m

      Radio navigation

      Data for the year 1970:
      • LOM: 435 "IO"
      • LMM: 288 "I"
      Data for the year 1990:
      • LOM: 435 "ZW"
      • LMM: 888

      Radio

      Call sign: "PIRIT" (1970), "KIEMA" / "КЕМА" (1980).

      Units

      164 GwORAP: 1 squadron with 12 Su-24MK/MR (until 1985 with Yak-28 BREWER D), 1 squadron with 14 MiG-25RB/RBF/RBK/RU (until 1973 with Yak-27R), 1 squadron with MiG-25BM (Wild Weasel) (previously with Yak-28PP BREWER E) (departed 1990). The 164 GwORAP left for Shatelewo on the May 14th, 1992.
      3 BAP: 20 Su-24M (until 1983 with MiG-27), departed to Kaniyshin on the June 2nd, 1992.

      Installations

      "Airport of the surface of 1880 hectares, 9 barraks, 13 bomb stores, 12 warehouses of general designation, 54 shelters for the airplanes and 23 garages. Fuel station of total capacity of 14,1 thousand meters3." (Quelle: www.bicc.de)

      Videos

      Bibliography

      • Ries, Karl; Dierich, Wolfgang: "Fliegerhorste und Einsatzhäfen der Luftwaffe" Motorbuch Verlag Stuttgart, 1993 - Allied map
      • Freundt, Lutz (Hrsg.), Büttner, Stefan: "Rote Plätze - Russische Militärflugplätze in Deutschland 1945 - 1994" AeroLit Verlag, 2007 - Short description

      Kunice: Airfield

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N521617 E0143958 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 130'

      Location

      Kunice is located at the Oder river, 11 km southeast of Słubice.

      Location of airfield

      The airfield was ca. 1 km northeast of Kunice.

      Current use

      Closed.

      Runways

      • 10/28: 2600 m Grass

      Additional information

      Close at the south of the airfield was an old railway track, which was kept as a prepared backup crossing for the Oder river.

      Airfields in the vicinity

      • 336°/8km Slubice: Frankfurt/O Airfield
      • 210°/10km Eisenhüttenstadt: Airfield (Pohlitz)
      • 291°/10km Frankfurt/O: Agricultural Airfield
      • 060°/11km Rzepin: Airfield
      • 181°/12km Eisenhüttenstadt: Fire Service State School Helipad
      • 285°/13km Frankfurt/O: Hospital Helipad
      • 191°/15km Eisenhüttenstadt: Hospital Helipad
      • 304°/16km Frankfurt/O: Helipad 1015 (HSLP / HLP 1015)
      • 285°/17km Lichtenberg: Agricultural Airfield
      • 195°/18km Möbiskruge: Agricultural Airfield
      • 188°/20km Neuzelle: Agricultural Airfield
      • 218°/20km Bremsdorf: Agricultural Airfield
      • 242°/21km Mixdorf: Agricultural Airfield

      Łask: Airfield

      Lask, Baza lotnicza Łask

      See: Łask: Airfield

      Łebień: Airfield

      Lebien, Ledziechowo

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N544009 E0174435 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 302 ft

      Location

      Łebień is located 12 km north of Lębork.

      Location of airfield

      The airfield was situated ca. 3 km northeast of Łebień.

      Use during the Cold War

      Reserve airfield.

      Current use

      Closed.

      Runways

      Data for the year 1990:
      • 17/35

      Airfields in the vicinity

      Łęczyca: Airfield

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N520018 E0190842 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 400'
      Location Indicator: EPLY

      Location

      Łęczyca is located 35 km north-northwest of Łódź.

      Location of airfield

      The airfield is 7 km southwest of Łęczyca.

      Runways

      Data for the year 1990:
      • 10/28

      Units

      37 PST 50 Mi-8/Mi-17 (incl. 5 Mi-8S), 3 Mi-6, Mi-9 (1990)

      Legnica: Airfield

      Fliegerhorst Liegnitz, Аэродром Легница

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N511058 E0161044 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 407 ft
      Location Indicator: EPLE

      Location of airfield

      Southern edge of Legnica.

      Use until 1945

      Luftwaffe air base Liegnitz.

      Use during the Cold War

      Soviet air base, transport aircrafts.

      Current use

      Transfered to Polish authorities on September 15th, 1993 (Source: www.bicc.de). General aviation.

      Runways

      • 08/26: 1600 m x 40 m Concrete

      Radio navigation

      Data for the year 1990:
      • LOM 26: 315
      • LMM 26: 650
      • RSDN, N511212 E0160637, Long range navigation system

      Radio

      Call sign: "JENNISSEJ" (1965), "OTKRITKA" (ОТКРЫТКА) (1980)

      Units

      245 OSAE 4 An-12, An-24, 6 An-26, An-72, 5 Mi-8 (1990). The unit left Legnica on August 19th, 1993.

      Installations

      "Garrison and aiport of total surface of 608,8 hectares. 981 buildings (habitation, barracks, stores, garages, workshops) which form a separated part of the town, from which they are divided by a wall. Fuel station of 10,6 thousand meters3 capacity." (Source: www.bicc.de).

      Bibliography

      • Ries, Karl; Dierich, Wolfgang: "Fliegerhorste und Einsatzhäfen der Luftwaffe" Motorbuch Verlag Stuttgart, 1993 - Allied map
      • Freundt, Lutz (Hrsg.), Büttner, Stefan: "Rote Plätze - Russische Militärflugplätze in Deutschland 1945 - 1994" AeroLit Verlag, 2007 - Short description, photo

      Leszno: Highway Strip

      Rydzyna, Drogowy odcinek lotniskowy (DOL)

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N514834 E0163800 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 310 ft

      Location

      Leszno is located 65 km south-southwest of Poznań.

      Location of airfield

      4 km southeast of Leszno.

      Runways

      Data for the year 1990:
      • 13/31: ca. 2280 m

      Lomza: Highway Strip

      Drogowy odcinek lotniskowy (DOL)

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!

      Installations

      Under construction?

      Łukęcin: Highway Strip

      Drogowy odcinek lotniskowy (DOL)

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N540243 E0145418 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 20 ft

      Location

      Łukęcin is located on the baltic coast, 40 km east-northeast of Świnoujście.

      Location of airfield

      The highway strip is located ca. 2.5 km east-northeast of Łukęcin.

      Runways

      Data for the year 1990:
      • 08/26

      Machliny: Highway Strip

      Drogowy odcinek lotniskowy (DOL)

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N532730 E0162219 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 450 ft

      Location

      Machliny is located 45 km northwest of Piła.

      Location of airfield

      The highway strip is located ca. 3.5 km south of Machliny.

      Runways

      Data for the year 1990:
      • 15/33: approx. 2200 m

      Malbork: Air Base

      Marienburg, Królewo, Baza lotnicza Malbork

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N540135 E0190807 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 15'
      Location Indicator: EPMB

      Location of airfield

      The airfield is located 5 km east of Malbork.

      Use until 1945

      Marienburg airfield.

      Runways

      • 08/26: 2500 m Concrete

      Units

      41 PLM: MiG-21MF/UM (1990)

      Airfields in the vicinity

      Mielec: Airfield

      Lotnisko Mielec

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N501920 E0212744 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 548 ft
      Location Indicator: EPML

      Location

      Mielec is located 50 km northeast of Tarnów.

      Location of airfield

      The airfield is located at the northeastern edge of Mielec.

      Runways

      • 09/27: 2495 m x 45 m Concrete
      • 18/36: 660 m x 25 m Concrete

      Mierzecice: Air Base

      Zendek, Katowice-Pyrzowice Airport

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N502833 E0190459 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 994'
      Location Indicator: EPKT (2000)
      Operator: Polish AF

      Location of airfield

      20 km north-northeast of Katowice.

      Runways

      • 09/27: 2380 m x 60 m Concrete

      Radio navigation

      Data for the year 1980:
      • LOM 27: 285 "PT"
      • LMM 27: 588 "P"

      Radio

      Call sign: "POSTULAT" (1980)

      Units

      39 PLM MiG-21PFM (1980), deactivated 1987.

      Airfields in the vicinity

      Mieszkowice: Highway Strip

      Drogowy odcinek lotniskowy (DOL)

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N524507 E0143038 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 165'

      Location

      Mieszkowice is located 20 km south-southeast of Chojna, 10 km from the German border.

      Location of airfield

      The highway strip is located 2.5 km south-southeast of Mieszkowice, on road 31.

      Runways

      Data for the year 1990:
      • 16/34

      Airfields in the vicinity

      Minsk Mazowiecki: Air Base

      Lotnisko

      See: Minsk Mazowiecki: Air Base

      Mirosławiec: Air Base

      Baza lotnicza Mirosławiec

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N532342 E0160458 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 490 ft
      Location Indicator: EPMI

      Location

      Mirosławiec is located 45 km west-northwest of Piła.

      Location of airfield

      The airfield is located 5 km north of Mirosławiec.

      Use during the Cold War

      Polish Air Force base.

      Current use

      Military airfield.

      Runways

      • 12/30: 2500 m

      Taxiways and ramps

      A taxiway leads from the airfield to the nearby Mirosławiec Highway Strip.

      Radio navigation

      Data for the year 1970:
      • LOM: 342 "BN"
      • LMM: 705 "B"
      Data for the year 1989:
      • RSBN: 38 "AL", N532413 E0160421 (S42/83?)

      Units

      8 PLMB: Su-22M4K/U3M, Su-20MK (1990)

      Mirosławiec: Highway Strip

      Drogowy odcinek lotniskowy (DOL)

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N532307 E0160920 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 450 ft

      Location

      Mirosławiec is located 45 km west-northwest of Piła.

      Location of airfield

      The highway strip is located on road 177, ca. 6 km northeast of Mirosławiec.

      Runways

      • 05/23: ca. 2200 m

      Taxiways and ramps

      The highway strip is connected by a taxiway with the nearby Mirosławiec air base.

      Modlin: Airfield

      Port lotniczy Warszawa-Modlin

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N522704 E0203907 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 344 ft
      Location Indicator: EPMO

      Location of airfield

      The airfield is located northwest of Nowy Dwór Mazowiecki.

      Use during the Cold War

      Polish Air Force base.

      Current use

      Airport.

      Runways

      • 08/26: 2500 m Asphalt/Concrete

      Mostowo: Highway Strip

      Drogowy odcinek lotniskowy (DOL)

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N540410 E0163212 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 275 ft

      Location

      Mostowo is located 20 km southeast of Koszalin.

      Location of airfield

      The highway strip is located on road 168, ca. 10 km east of Mostowo.

      Runways

      • 10/28: ca. 2000 m

      Nadarzyce: Airfield

      Аэродром Надажице

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N532719 E0162924 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 410'

      Location

      Nadarzyce is located 40 km north-northwest of Piła.

      Location of airfield

      The airfield is located ca. 1 km south-southwest of Nadarzyce.

      Use during the Cold War

      Secondary airfield, shared use by Polish and Soviet forces.

      Current use

      Transfered to Polish authorites on August 15th, 1991 (Source: www.bicc.de)

      Runways

      Data for the year 1980:
      • 17/35: ca. 2500 m

      Radio navigation

      Data for the year 1980:
      • LOM 35: 985 "RN"
      • LMM 35: 485 "R"

      Radio

      Call sign: "RUBIKON" / "РУБИКОН" (1980)

      Installations

      "253 hectares of the surface" (Source: www.bicc.de)

      Nadarzyce: Polygon

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N532812 E0162726 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 418 ft

      General

      Imitated airfield on firing range.

      Runways

      • 05/23: 1100 m

      Namysłów: Airfield

      Namyslow, Намыслув

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N510354 E0173441 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 492 ft

      Location

      Namysłów is located 50 km east of Wrocław.

      Location of airfield

      The airfield is located ca. 9 km west of Namysłów.

      Use during the Cold War

      Soviet secondary airfield.

      Current use

      Closed. Transfered to Polish authorities on May 15th, 1991 (Source: www.bicc.de).

      Runways

      Data for the year 1980:
      • 09/27: 2000 m x 80 m Grass

      Radio navigation

      Data for the year 1980:
      • LOM 27: 340
      • LMM 27: 695

      Radio

      Call sign: "UKUS" / "УКУС" (1980).

      Installations

      "surface 326 hectares" (Source: www.bicc.de)

      Airfields in the vicinity

      Nowe Miasto: Airfield

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N513739 E0203209 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 535'

      Location

      Nowe Miasto nad Pilicą is located 50 km north-northwest of Radom.

      Location of airfield

      The airfield is located at the northwestern edge of Nowe Miasto nad Pilicą.

      Use during the Cold War

      Polish Air Force airfield.

      Runways

      Data for the year 1990:
      • 10/28: ca. 2300 m

      Units

      47 SzPS: Mi-2 (1990)

      Oksywie: Air Base

      Gdynia Babie Doly, Kosakowo

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N543447 E0183101 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 45'
      Location Indicator: EPOK
      Operator: Polish AF

      Location of airfield

      The airfield is located north of Gdynia.

      Runways

      • 14/32: 2496 m x 58 m Concrete
      • 09/27: 576 m x 41 m Asphalt

      Radio navigation

      Data for the year 1989:
      • RSBN: 17 "KN", N543430,5 E0183034

      Units

      34 PLM: MiG-21bis/UM (1990)

      Oława: Airfield

      Ohlau, Olawa, Stanowice, Аэродром Олава

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N505839 E0171450 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 420 ft

      Location

      Oława is located 25 km southeast of Wrocław.

      Location of airfield

      The airfield was located 2 km northwest of Oława.

      Use until 1945

      Luftwaffe airfield Ohlau/Schlesien.

      Use during the Cold War

      Soviet secondary airfield.

      Current use

      Industrial area.

      Runways

      Data for the year 1980:
      • 13/31: 2500 m x 60 m Grass?

      Radio navigation

      Data for the year 1980:
      • LOM 31: 750 "MM"
      • LMM 31: 365 "M"

      Radio

      Call sign: "SKALP" (СКАЛЬП) (1980)

      Bibliography

      • Ries, Karl; Dierich, Wolfgang: "Fliegerhorste und Einsatzhäfen der Luftwaffe" Motorbuch Verlag Stuttgart, 1993 - Allied map
      • Freundt, Lutz (Hrsg.), Büttner, Stefan: "Rote Plätze - Russische Militärflugplätze in Deutschland 1945 - 1994" AeroLit Verlag, 2007 - Short description

      Oleśnica: Airfield

      Olesnica

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N511254 E0172619 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 495 ft

      Location

      Oleśnica is located 25 km east-northeast of Wrocław.

      Location of airfield

      The airfield is located at the east-northeastern edge of Oleśnica.

      Use during the Cold War

      Secondary airfield for Wrocław.

      Runways

      Data for the year 1990:
      • 07/25: ca. 2300 m

      Orneta: Airfield

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N540737 E0200522 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 207 ft

      Runways

      • 06/24: 2000 m

      Airfields in the vicinity

      • 348°/39km Mamonvo / Мамоново

      Osie: Highway Strip

      Lipinki, Drogowy odcinek lotniskowy (DOL)

      See: Osie: Highway Strip

      Ostrowy: Highway Strip

      Drogowy odcinek lotniskowy (DOL)

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N505744 E0190212 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 725 ft

      Location of airfield

      2 km southwest of Ostrowy nad Okszą.

      Use during the Cold War

      Highway Strip

      Airfields in the vicinity

      Pieniężnica: Airfield

      Pienieznica, Lotnisko Pieniężnica

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N535216 E0165954 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 530'

      Location

      Pieniężnica is located 60 km southeast of Koszalin.

      Location of airfield

      The airfield is located 2 km northeast of Pieniężnica.

      Runways

      • 08/26: ca. 2000 m

      Radio navigation

      Data for the year 1970:
      • LOM: 625 "BM"
      • LMM: 302 "B"
      Data for the year 1980:
      • LOM 26: 370 "DA"
      • LMM 26: 760 "D"

      Radio

      Call sign: "BALSAM" (1970), "DEKADA" (1980)

      Installations

      Railway to the track 4 km north.

      Piła: Airfield

      Schneidemühl West, Lotnisko Piła, Pila

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N5310 E01643
      Elevation: 259 ft
      Location Indicator: EPPI

      Location of airfield

      Northwest of Piła.

      Use until 1945

      Luftwaffe airfield Schneidemühl West.

      Use during the Cold War

      Polish Air Force base.

      Runways

      • 03/21: 2401 m x 59 m Concrete/Asphalt
      Data for the year 1970:
      • 04/22: 2300 m x 60 m

      Radio navigation

      Data for the years 197x:
      • LOM: 256 "IR"
      • LMM: 529 "I"
      Data for the year 1990:
      • LOM: 256 "MN"
      • LMM: 529 "M"
      • RSBN: 19 "MN", N531121 E0164404 (S42/83?)

      Radar

      ASR/PAR (197x)

      Radio

      Call sign: "MANGAN" (1990)

      Units

      6 PLMB: Su-22M4K/U3M (1990)

      Installations

      Railway connection in the southern part of the airfield.

      Additional information

      2005: The airfield is offered for sale by AMW: "An area of 361,9516 ha; 113 buildings or structures with a combined 57 070 sq.m. of usable space; The main runway 2,500 x 60 m; Taxiing runways and airplanes parking stands." (Source: www.amw.com.pl)

      Płoty: Airfield

      Mackfitz, Ploty

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N534539 E0151725 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 155 ft

      Location

      Płoty is located ca. 60 km northeast of Szczecin.

      Location of airfield

      The airfield is located ca. 5 km south-southeast of Płoty.

      Use until 1945

      Luftwaffe airfield Mackfitz.

      Use during the Cold War

      Reserve airfield.

      Runways

      • 11/29: 2300 m x 29 m Concrete/Asphalt

      Powidz: Airfield

      Baza lotnicza Powidz

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N522245 E0175108 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 385 ft

      Location

      Powidz is located ca. 60 km east of Poznań.

      Location of airfield

      The airfield is located ca. 5 km southwest of Powidz.

      Use during the Cold War

      Polish Air Force base.

      Runways

      Data for the year 1990:
      • 11R/29L
      • 11L/29R

      Taxiways and ramps

      Dispersal areas with large parking pads.

      Radio navigation

      Data for the year 1990:
      • LOM: 478 "GA"
      • RSBN: 20 "GA", N522246 E0175021

      Radio

      Call sign: "GRABINA" (1990)

      Units

      7 PLBR: Su-20/R, Su-22M4K/U3M (1990)

      Poznań: Krzesiny Air Base

      Poznan Krzesiny

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N521955 E0165801 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 265 ft
      Location Indicator: EPKS

      Location of airfield

      South-southeast of Poznań.

      Use during the Cold War

      Polish Air Force base.

      Runways

      Data for the year 1980:
      • 12/30: 2500 m x 80 m
      • 12/30: 2500 m x 40 m Grass
      • 07/25: 1800 m x 60 m
      Data for the year 1980:
      • 07/25: 1800 m x 55 m Asphalt/Concrete
      • 12/30: 2494 m x 60 m Concrete

      Radio navigation

      Data for the year 1970:
      • LOM: 303 "MZ"
      • LMM: 625 "M"
      Data for the year 1980:
      • LOM 30: 303 "KA", 4410m to THR30
      • LMM 30: 625 "K", 1000m to THR30

      Radio

      Call sign: "HUTEZ" (1970), "KAMERA" (1980)

      Units

      62 PLM: MiG-21MF/UM (1990)

      Airfields in the vicinity

      Pruszcz Gdański: Airfield

      Pruszcz Gdanski

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N541453 E0184015 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 33 ft
      Location Indicator: EPPR

      Runways

      • 09/27: 2000 m x 60 m

      Radio navigation

      Data for the year 1970:
      • LOM: 618 "CZ"
      • LMM: 299 "C"

      Radar

      ASR/PAR (1970)

      Radio

      Call sign: "CARDASZ" (1970)

      Units

      49 PSB: 13 Mi-24D, 48 Mi-2US (1990)

      Przemków

      Пшемкув

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N512750 E0154612 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 522 ft

      General

      Imitated airfield on firing range.

      Runways

      • 12/30: 2500 m

      Radio

      Call sign firing range: "BUDITJEL" / "БУДИТЕЛЬ".

      Radom: Airfield

      Sadków, Baza lotnicza Radom

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N512320 E0211242 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 585 ft

      Location of airfield

      East of Radom.

      Use during the Cold War

      Polish Air Force base.

      Units

      60 LPS: TS-11 (1990)

      Airfields in the vicinity

      Rossoszyca: Highway Strip

      Warta Highway Strip, Drogowy odcinek lotniskowy (DOL)

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N514214 E0184308 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 426'

      Location of airfield

      6.5 km east of Warta, on road 710.

      Runways

      Data for the year 1990:
      • 09/27: 2300 (ca.) m

      Rostki: Airfield

      Orzysz

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N534236 E0215430 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 390 ft

      Location of airfield

      11 km south of Orzsyz, close to the military training area.

      Use during the Cold War

      The military purpose is unclear, but probable due to the proximity to the military training area.

      Runways

      • 07/25: 1500 m Grass

      Additional information

      The for Luftwaffe airfield Arys-Rostken was located in the vicinity.

      Airfields in the vicinity

      Rudniki: Airfield

      Częstochowa

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N505305 E0191211 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 845 ft
      Location Indicator: EPCH

      Location of airfield

      10 km north-northeast of Częstochowa.

      Runways

      • 08R/26L: 2000 m x 60 m Concrete
      • 08L/26R: 600 m Grass
      • 09/27: 1000 m Grass
      • 05/23: 620 m Grass
      • 14/32: 620 m Grass

      Radio navigation

      Data for the year 1980:
      • LOM 26: 966 "MO"
      • LMM 26: 549 "M"

      Radio

      Call sign: "MANKO" (1980)

      Słupia: Highway Strip

      Debrzno Highway Strip, Drogowy odcinek lotniskowy (DOL)

      See: Słupia: Highway Strip

      Słupsk: Air Base

      Stolp-Reitz, Slupsk Redzikowo

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N542844 E0170619 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 213'
      Location Indicator: EPSK

      Location of airfield

      5 km north-northeast of Słupsk.

      Use until 1945

      Luftwaffe air base Stolp-Reitz.

      Use during the Cold War

      Polish Air Force base.

      Runways

      • 09/27: 2200 m x 60 m Concrete

      Radio navigation

      Data for the year 1970:
      • LOM: 415 "IR"
      • LMM: 850 "I"
      Data for the year 1990:
      • LOM: 520 "KN"
      • LMM: 290 "K"
      • RSBN: 36 "AE", N542914 E0171029

      Radio

      Call sign: "INGENIEUR" (1970), "ARENA" (1990).

      Units

      28 PLM: MiG-23MF/UB (1990)

      Śniatowo: Airfield

      Sniatowo, Аэродром Снятово

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N535242 E0145152 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 65 ft

      Use during the Cold War

      Reserve airfield, shared use between Polish and Soviet forces.

      Current use

      Transfered to Polish authorities on April 18th, 1991 (Source: www.bicc.de). Closed.

      Runways

      Data for the year 1980:
      • 11/29: approx. 2500 m

      Radio navigation

      Data for the year 1980:
      • LOM 29: 858 "FA"
      • LMM 29: 419 "F"

      Radio

      Call sign: "FIRMA" / "ФИРМА" (1980)

      Installations

      "Surface of 287 hectares" (Source: www.bicc.de)

      Sochaczew: Air Base

      Bielice

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N521155 E0201728 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 259 ff
      Location Indicator: EPSO

      Location

      50 km west of Warsaw.

      Location of airfield

      5 km southeast of Sochaczew.

      Use during the Cold War

      Polish Air Force base.

      Runways

      • 10/28: 2499 m x 58 m Asphalt

      Units

      32 PLRT: MiG-21R/RF, Su-20R (1990)

      Airfields in the vicinity

      Środa Śląska: Highway Strip

      Komorniki, Drogowy odcinek lotniskowy (DOL)

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N510947 E0164008 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 450 ft

      Location

      30 km west of Wrocław.

      Location of airfield

      5 km east of Środa Śląska.

      Runways

      Data for the year 1990:
      • 09/27: approx. 2200 m

      Świdwin: Airfield

      Swidwin Smardzko, Baza lotnicza Świdwin

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N534726 E0154935 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 385'
      Location Indicator: EPSN (2000)
      Operator: Polish AF

      Location

      55 km south-southwest of Koszalin.

      Location of airfield

      5 km northeast of Świdwin.

      Runways

      Data for the year 1990:
      • 11/29: 2500 (ca.) m
      • 11/29: 2499 m x 58 m Concrete

      Radio navigation

      Data for the year 1970:
      • LOM: 671 "D"
      • LMM: 325 "D"
      Data for the year 1990:
      • RSBN: 26 "DT", N534728 E0154853

      Radio

      Call sign: "DIKTANTO" (1970)

      Units

      40 PLMB: Su-22M4K/U3M (1990)

      Szprotawa: Air Base

      Sprottau, Wiechlice, Аэродром Шпротава

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N513341 E0153517 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 443 ft

      Location of airfield

      3 km east of Szprotawa.

      Use until 1945

      Luftwaffe air base Sprottau/Schlesien.

      Use during the Cold War

      Soviet air base.

      Current use

      Transfered to Polish authorities on September 16th, 1992 (Source: www.bicc.de). Closed

      Runways

      Data for the year 1970:
      • 08/26: 2000 m x 60 m
      Data for the year 1990:
      • 08/26: 2500 m x 60 m

      Radio navigation

      Data for the year 1970:
      • LOM: 532 "NM"
      • LMM: 257 "N"
      Data for the year 1990:
      • RSBN: CH14
      • LOM 26: 495 "NM"
      • LMM 26: 1001 "N"
      • PRMG: CH16

      Radio

      Call sign: "RASDOLNYI" (РАЗДОЛЬНИЙ) (1990)

      Units

      89 BAP: Su-17M (until 1989), 24 Su-24MK/MR (1990), left July 7th, 1992 for Siwerskoye. 149 BAD: 1 An-2TD, 1 Mi-9 (1990)

      Installations

      "Airfield of surface amounting to 870 hectares, 29 habitation buildings and 261 stores and workshops. Fuel station of 16,0 thousand of meters3 capacity." (Source: www.bicc.de)

      Szymany: Airfield

      Szczytno

      For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
      Coordinates: N532850 E0205613 (WGS84)
      Elevation: 463 ft
      Location Indicator: EPSY

      Runways

      • 02/20: 2000 m x 60 m Concrete

      Links

        Tarnow: Highway Strip

        Drogowy odcinek lotniskowy (DOL)

        For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!

        Installations

        Under construction?

        Tomaszów Mazowiecki: Airfield

        Lotnisko Spala Glinnik Nowy

        For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
        Coordinates: N513504 E0200551 (WGS84)
        Elevation: 600 ft

        Location

        45 km east-southeast of Łodź.

        Location of airfield

        7 km northeast of Tomaszów Mazowiecki.

        Use during the Cold War

        Polish Air Force base.

        Runways

        Data for the year 1990:
        • 11/29

        Radio navigation

        Data for the year 1990:
        • LOM 29: 212 "PR"
        • LMM 29: 437 "P"

        Radio

        Call sign: "PORTER" (1990)

        Units

        66 LPS: TS-11, Lim-6 (1990), deactivated 1990.

        Trzebien: Airfield

        Przemków

        For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
        Coordinates: N512321 E0153937 (WGS84)
        Elevation: 500 ft

        Use during the Cold War

        Airfield on the Przemków military training area.

        Runways

        • 09/27: 2000 m Grass

        Warsaw: Bemowo Airfield

        Warszawa

        For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
        Coordinates: N521609 E0205426 (WGS84)
        Elevation: 341 ft

        Location of airfield

        In the northwest of Warsaw.

        Runways

        Data for the year 1990:
        • 10/28

        Warsaw: Okęcie Airport

        Warszawa, Okecie

        For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
        Coordinates: N520957 E0205760 (WGS84)
        Elevation: 325'
        Location Indicator: EPWA

        Use during the Cold War

        Airport with a Polish Air Force station.

        Runways

        Data for the year 1985:
        • 15/33: 3690 m x 60 m
        • 11/29: 2800 m x 50 m

        Radio navigation

        Data for the year 1985:
        • NDB: 330 "PNO", to RWY33
        • VORDME: 112.9 "PNO", to RWY33
        • ILS 33: 110.3 "WA"
        • LOM 33: 412 "WAO"
        • LMM 33: 361 "W"
        • LOM 29: 349 "WAS"
        • LMM 29: 455 "H"
        • ILS 11: 109.9 "WAS"
        • LOM 11: 336 "WAG"
        • LMM 11: 375 "AY"

        Radar

        ASR/PAR (1985)

        Units

        36 SPLT: PZL-104, Tu-134A, Tu-154 (1990)

        Wicko Morskie: Airfield

        For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
        Coordinates: N543312 E0163710 (WGS84)
        Elevation: 15 ft

        Wielbark: Highway Strip

        Drogowy odcinek lotniskowy (DOL)

        For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
        Coordinates: N532200 E0204743 (WGS84)
        Elevation: 436'

        Runways

        Data for the year 1990:
        • 10/28

        Airfields in the vicinity

        Wilcze Laski: Airfield

        For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
        Coordinates: N533543 E0164258 (WGS84)
        Elevation: 525'

        Runways

        Data for the year 1990:
        • 10/28

        Wrocław: Airfield

        Breslau-Schöngarten, Wroclaw Strachowice

        For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
        Coordinates: N510614 E0165256 (WGS84)
        Elevation: 404'
        Location Indicator: EPWR

        Use until 1945

        Breslau Schöngarten Luftwaffe air base (in today's eastern part of the airfield).

        Runways

        • 12/30: 2500 m x 60 m Asphalt/Concrete

        Radio navigation

        Data for the year 1970:
        • LOM: 525 "FR"
        • LMM: 255 "F"
        Data for the year 1980:
        • LOM 30: 525 "HG", 4185m to THR30
        • LMM 30: 255 "H", 965m to THR30

        Radio

        Call sign: "FLGWER" (1970), "HYDROLOG" (1980)

        Units

        11 PLM: MiG-21MF/UM (1990)

        Września: Highway Strip

        Drogowy odcinek lotniskowy (DOL)

        For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
        Coordinates: N521801 E0173740 (WGS84)
        Elevation: 360'

        Location

        45 km east-southeast of Poznań.

        Location of airfield

        4 km east-southeast of Września.

        Runways

        Data for the year 1990:
        • 11/29

        Wschowa: Airfield

        Łysiny, Lysiny, Аэродром Всхова

        For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
        Coordinates: N515012 E0161460 (WGS84)
        Elevation: 361 ft

        Location of airfield

        Northwest of Wschowa.

        Use during the Cold War

        Soviet reserve airfield.

        Current use

        Transfered to Polish Authorities on August 25th, 1992 (Source: www.bicc.de). Closed.

        Runways

        Data for the year 1980:
        • 07/25
        Data for the year 1990:
        • 06/24: 2000 m x 400 m Grass

        Radio navigation

        Data for the year 1980:
        • LOM 25: 947
        • LMM 25: 465

        Radio

        Call sign: "BARWINOK" (БАРВИНОК) (1980)

        Installations

        "Airfield under construction ... Surface of 361 hectares. The construction was interrupted at the end of 1980's. The real estate embrace several dozens of constructions of different types." (Source: www.bicc.de)

        Żagań: Airfield

        Sagan-Küpper, Zagan, Аэродром Жагань

        For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
        Coordinates: N513741 E0152422 (WGS84)
        Elevation: 459 ft

        Location of airfield

        The airfield is located 7 km east-northeast of Żagań.

        Use until 1945

        Sagan Kupper airfield.

        Use during the Cold War

        Soviet air base.

        Current use

        Transfered to Polish authorities on July 30th, 1992 (Source: www.bicc.de). Closed.

        Runways

        Data for the year 1970:
        • 11/29: 2000 m x 60 m

        Radio navigation

        Data for the year 1970:
        • LOM: 760 "SJ"
        • LMM: 370 "S"
        Data for the year 1990:
        • RSBN: 02 "NA", N513749 E0152427
        • LOM: 760 "NA / MD"
        • LMM: 370 "N / M"

        Radio

        Call sign: "SPOSOBNI" (ca. 1965), "NEWA" (НЕВА) (1990)

        Units

        42 BAP: MiG-21SMT (until 1981), then 25 Su-24MK. In 1990 one squadron did not return from maintenance in Russia. The regiment departed for Russia on May 5th, 1992.

        Installations

        "Garrison and airfield of total surface amounting to 935 hectares, 197 buildings of different types." (Source: www.bicc.de)

        Videos

        Bibliography

        • Ries, Karl; Dierich, Wolfgang: "Fliegerhorste und Einsatzhäfen der Luftwaffe" Motorbuch Verlag Stuttgart, 1993 - Allied map

        Zegrze Pomorskie: Airfield

        Koszalin

        For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
        Coordinates: N540233 E0161552 (WGS84)
        Elevation: 236 ft
        Location Indicator: EPKO

        Location

        Zegrze Pomorskie is located 16 km south of Koszalin.

        Location of airfield

        The airfield is located southeast of Zegrze Pomorskie.

        Use during the Cold War

        Polish Air Force base.

        Runways

        • 07/25: 2550 m x 60 m Concrete

        Radio navigation

        Data for the year 1970:
        • LOM: 485 "BN"
        • LMM: 990 "B"
        Data for the year 1980:
        • LOM 25: 590 "KT"
        • LMM 25: 280 "K"

        Radio

        Call sign: "BAIKON" (1970), "KOBALT" (1980)

        Units

        9 PLM: MiG-21bis/UM (1990)

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