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Berlin Tempelhof Airport.
Category. Statistic.
Location. West Germany.
Opened in. 8 October 1923. Expanded in 1926 and 1936. Major rebiulding work in 1945-46.
Closed in. 30 October 2008.
Operated by. Deutsche Luft Hansa until 1939. The Nazi Luftwaffe 1939-1945. US military 1945-1993. Those participating in in the Berlin airlift 1948-49. W. German civil airlines 1951-1990. Institute for Federal Real Estate since 2005 and the Federal State of Berlin since 1996.
Owned by. The Nazi Luftwaffe 1939-1945. US military 1945-1951 and 1990-1993. . W. German civil authorities 1951-1990 (?). Institute for Federal Real Estate since 2005 and the Federal State of Berlin since 1996.
Outside link. http://www.berlin-airport.de/en/company/about-us/history/tempelhof-airport/, http://www.berlin-airport.de/EN/index.php?lang=en&direction=BW&airport=THFhttp://www.messynessychic.com/2014/03/14/abandoned-wwii-iconic-berlin-airport-now-citys-largest-park/http://www.theguardian.com/cities/gallery/2015/mar/05/tempelhof-airport-berlin-history-nazis-candy-drops-in-pictureshttp://www.independent.co.uk/travel/europe/trail-of-the-unexpected-tempelhof-park-berlin-1979569.htmlhttp://www.theguardian.com/cities/2015/mar/05/how-berliners-refused-to-give-tempelhof-airport-over-to-developers , http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Berlin_Tempelhof_Airport and http://wiki.flightgear.org/Berlin_Tempelhof_Airport


Weser Flugzeugbau assembled it's Junkers Ju 87 "Stuka" dive bombers at the airport from January 1940 until early-1944. After then it also assembled Focke-Wulf Fw 190 fighter planes in the semi-bult main hall and hangars #3 to #7 of the new terminal This terminal was cunningly supplied by a both a railway and road trucks via a connecting underground tunnel.

It served a base of the U.S. military (USAAF and then USAF) from 1945 to 1993.

Also see[]

  1. Helsinki Vantaa Airport
  2. LAX (airport)
  3. New York JFK Airport
  4. London Heathrow
  5. London Gatwick
  6. London Luton Airport
  7. London City Airport
  8. Maya-Maya Airport
  9. Paris–Le Bourget Airport
  10. Airports
  11. Noteworthy Air bases