Armed Forces Overviews
German Air Force
German Air Force
Luftwaffe
Kommando Einsatzverbände Luftwaffe
Berlin/Tegel (EDDT)
Rwy: 08L/26R, 08R/26L
Pos: 52°33'35"N 013°17'16"E
Elev: 122 ft
Wing Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
Flugbereitschaft des Bundesministeriums der Verteidigung (FBS BMVg) AS532

Büchel (ETSB)
Rwy: 03/21
Pos: 50°10'26"N 007°03'48"E
Elev: 1568 ft
Wing Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
Taktisches Luftwaffengeschwader 33 (TLG33) Tornado IDS

Hohn (ETNH)
Rwy: 08/26
Pos: 54°18'44"N 009°32'17"E
Elev: 39 ft
Wing Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
Lufttransportgeschwader 63 (LTG63) C-160D

Holloman AFB (United States of America) (KHMN)
Rwy: 04/22, 07/25, 16/34
Pos: 32°51'05"N 106°06'08"W
Elev: 4093 ft
Wing Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
German Air Force Flying Training Center (GAFFTC) Tornado IDS
The unit is also known as Fliegerisches Ausbildungszentrum der Luftwaffe

Holzdorf (ETSH)
Heideeck
Rwy: 09/27
Pos: 51°46'04"N 013°10'03"E
Elev: 265 ft
Wing Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
Hubschraubergeschwader 64 (HSG64) UH-1D
NH90
CH-53GA

Köln-Bonn (EDDK)
Wahn
Rwy: 06/24, 14L/32R, 14R/32L
Pos: 50°51'57"N 007°08'34"E
Elev: 302 ft
Wing Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
Flugbereitschaft des Bundesministeriums der Verteidigung (FBS BMVg) A310
A319
A340
Global 5000

Laage (ETNL)
Rwy: 10/28
Pos: 53°55'07"N 012°16'49"E
Elev: 138 ft
Wing Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
Taktisches Luftwaffengeschwader 73 (TLG73) EF2000(T) Steinhoff

JG73 Steinhoff at Laage was the first unit to receive the EF2000. After saying goodbye to their MiG-29s and F-4F the unit welcomed the first Eurofighter in 2004.
Photo: (Leeuwarden, 8 October 2009, Cristian Schrik)
Landsberg (ETSA)
Rwy: 07/25
Pos: 48°04'14"N 010°54'22"E
Elev: 2044 ft
Wing Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
Lufttransportgeschwader 61 (LTG61) C-160D

The C-160D has been providing transport services for several decades now. The type is scheduled to be replaced by the Airbus A400M.
Photo: (Albacete, 10 November 2009, Philippe Devos)
Laupheim (ETHL)
Rwy: 03/21 (grass), 09/27
Pos: 48°13'12"N 009°54'37"E
Elev: 1766 ft
Wing Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
Hubschraubergeschwader 64 (HSG64) CH-53GA
CH-53GE
CH-53GS

Neuburg (ETSN)
Rwy: 09/27
Pos: 48°42'40"N 011°12'41"E
Elev: 1249 ft
Wing Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
Taktisches Luftwaffengeschwader 74 (TLG74) EF2000(T)

JG74 at Neuburg was the second unit to receive the EF2000 Eurofighter. This 30+35 is one of the two-seaters of the unit.
Photo: (Neuburg, 26 June 2009, Carlos Geurts
Nörvenich (ETNN)
Rwy: 07/25
Pos: 50°49'51"N 006°39'24"E
Elev: 386 ft
Wing Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
Taktisches Luftwaffengeschwader 31 (TLG31) EF2000(T) Boelcke

Schleswig (ETNS)
Jagel
Rwy: 05/23
Pos: 54°27'34"N 009°30'59"E
Elev: 70 ft
Wing Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
Taktisches Luftwaffengeschwader 51 (TLG51) Tornado IDS
Tornado ECR
IAI Heron
Immelmann
The IAI Heron is leased and operates in and from Afghanistan.

The only recce-wing, AG51, currently operates the Tornado, like this 45+22. One of the squadrons was disbanded in 2009, in preparation for the introduction of the EuroHawk UAV in the future.
Photo: (Kleine Brogel, 18 September 2009, Tim Raats)
Wittmundhafen (ETNT)
Rwy: 08/26
Pos: 53°32'53"N 007°40'03"E
Elev: 26 ft
Wing Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
Taktische Luftwaffengruppe (TLGr) EF2000 Richthofen
The unit is subordinate to Taktisches Luftwaffengeschwader 31 at Nörvenich.

The Richthofen geschwader at Wittmund was the final unit to fly the F-4F Phantom. The Luftwaffe once owned 175 F-4F and 88 RF-4E aircraft. This 37+63 was one of the final aircraft active in 2009. The type was withdrawn from use 29 June 2013.
Photo: (Jever, 1 July 2009, Sander Vlekke)
Wunstorf (ETNW)
Rwy: 03/21, 08/26
Pos: 52°27'26"N 009°25'38"E
Elev: 187 ft
Wing Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
Lufttransportgeschwader 62 (LTG62) C-160D

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Diepholz (ETND)
Rwy: 08/26
Pos: 52°35'08"N 008°20'28"E
Elev: 127 ft
Wing Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
Luftwaffe Instandhaltungsregiment 2 (LIR2) CH-53G
(overhaul of helicopters)

Erding (ETSE)
Rwy: 08/26
Pos: 48°19'21"N 011°56'55"E
Elev: 1515 ft
Wing Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
Luftwaffe Instandhaltungsregiment 1 (LIR1) Tornado IDS
Tornado ECR
(overhaul of Tornado)

Fassberg (ETHS)
Rwy: 06/24 (grass), 09/27, 09/27 (grass)
Pos: 52°55'10"N 010°11'02"E
Elev: 245 ft
Wing Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
Technische Schule der Luftwaffe 3 (TSLw3) Various
instructional
airframes

Ingolstadt-Manching (ETSI)
Rwy: 07L/25R, 07R/25L
Pos: 48°42'56"N 011°32'01"E
Elev: 1203 ft
Wing Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
Wehrtechnische Dienststelle 61 (WTD61) Various

Jever (ETNJ)
Rwy: 10/28
Pos: 53°32'"N 007°53'"E
Elev: 24 ft
Wing Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
Luftwaffe Instandhaltungsgruppe 21 (LIGr21) F-4F
Tornado
(scrapping of F-4F and Tornado)

Jever used to be home to JBG38 (and WS10 prior to that). Nowadays a maintenance unit on the base takes care of dismantling Tornado's and F-4s.
Photo: (Florennes, 29 January 2009, Ralph Butschkat)
Kaufbeuren (ETSK)
Rwy: 02/20
Pos: 47°52'"N 010°37'"E
Elev: 2387 ft
Wing Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
Technische Schule der Luftwaffe 1 (TSLw1) Various
instructional
airframes

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