Vodochody: Airfield

Letiště Vodochody, Klecany, Odolena Voda

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN501260 E0142347 (WGS84) Google Maps
Elevation 919 ft
Location indicatorLKVO
Map with location of Vodochody Klecany Airfield, Czech Republic
The history of the Cold War airfields: Vodochody

Location of airfield

North-northwest of Klecany.

During the Cold War


Aero aircraft manufacturing company.


Vodochody Airfield on a map 1973
Vodochody Airfield on a map of the US Department of Defense from 1973
Source: ONC E-3 (1973), Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection, University of Texas at Austin


Vodochody Airfield, Germany, on a US satellite image 1979
Vodochody Airfield on a US satellite image from 16 May 1979
Source: U.S. Geological Survey

Radio communication

The radio call sign of the airfield was "BAKELIT"? Also used "Vodochody Approach / Tower" (1970)
According to western signals intelligence (SIGINT), the airfield was also called "Navigacni Punkt 450" by the Czechoslovak Air Force.
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