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|Coordinates||N502725 E0110528 (WGS84) Google Maps|
|Federal state||Thüringen (Thuringia)|
Germany during the Cold War Map
The history of the Cold War airfields: Steinheid
Location of airfield
1,1 km south-southeast Steinheid, in the southwestern part of the radar site.
Usage during the Cold War
Helipad 3175 for Radar company 512 (FuTK-512) of former East German Air Force (NVA LSK/LV).
Runways, taxiways, aprons
Data from the East German helipad directory:
Dimensions: 19 m x 19 m,
main takeoff and landing direction: 80°
usable without crop damage,
capacity: 1 helicopter.
Satellite images show not only one but two octagonal concrete pads with the dimensions of 19 m x 19 m.
Stabsnetz S1 7431-11
Airspace and procedures
Usable at day during good weather conditions.
Alert time: 60 minutes.
Airfields in the vicinity