Berlin/Tegel (EDDT)

RWY 08L/26R, 08R/26L     POS 52°33'35"N 013°17'16"E     ELEV 122 ft

Wing Aircraft Type(s) Badge
Flugbereitschaft des Bundesministeriums der Verteidigung (FBS BMVg)
(Kommando Einsatzverbände Luftwaffe)
AS532U2 MKII

The A319 15+03 has been equipped with electro-optical and infrared sensors for Open Skies duties. Two more A319 are based at Köln-Bonn as well.

(Köln-Bonn, November 2019, Carlos Geurts)

Three Puma’s are used for VIP transport and are based at Berlin-Tegel

(Eindhoven, July 2012, Niels Quist)

Büchel (ETSB)

RWY 03/21     POS 50°10'26"N 007°03'48"E     ELEV 1568 ft

Wing Aircraft Type(s) Badge
Taktisches Luftwaffengeschwader 33 (TLG33)
(Kommando Einsatzverbände Luftwaffe)
Tornado IDS

Donauwörth HEL (EDPR)

RWY 12/30H, HEL     POS 48°42'31"N 010°46'20"E     ELEV 1310 ft

Wing Aircraft Type(s) Badge
Waffensystemunterstützungszentrum 2 (WaSysUstgZ 2)
EC135
H145M
(overhaul of helicopters)

The H145Ms of HSG64 give dedicated support to the German Army's Kommando Spezialkräfte

(Bad Neuenahr, July 2021, Frank Noort)

Finally, the replacement of the Tornados is in sight. The nuclear role will be taken over by new F-35s which were purchased after the tensions rose with Russia in 2022.

(Buchel, July 2021, Nico van der Steen)

Evreux/Fauville (LFOE) BA105

RWY 04/22     POS 49°01'43"N 001°13'12"E     ELEV 464 ft

Wing Aircraft Type(s) Badge
BATS
C-130J-30
KC-130J
BATS stands for Binational Air Transport C-130J Squadron and is a joint initiative from France and Germany where Hercules aircraft are shared.

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) Badge
TAusbZLw Abt Nord
(Direct reporting unit)
Various
instructional
airframes

Hohn (ETNH)

RWY 08/26     POS 54°18'44"N 009°32'17"E     ELEV 39 ft

Wing Aircraft Type(s) Badge
Lufttransportgeschwader 63 (LTG63)
(Kommando Einsatzverbände Luftwaffe)

Holzdorf (ETSH) Heideeck

RWY 09/27     POS 51°46'04"N 013°10'03"E     ELEV 265 ft

Wing Aircraft Type(s) Badge
LuftTransportGruppe (HSG64)
(Kommando Einsatzverbände Luftwaffe)
CH-53GA
Waffensystemunterstützungszentrum 2 (WaSysUstgZ 2)
CH-53G(S)(A)
(overhaul of CH-53s)
The unit is a subordinate to Hubschraubergeschwader 64 at Laupheim.


Ingolstadt/Manching (ETSI)

RWY 07L/25R, 07R/25L     POS 48°42'56"N 011°32'01"E     ELEV 1203 ft

Wing Aircraft Type(s) Badge
Wehrtechnische Dienststelle 61 (WTD61)
(Direct reporting unit)
Various
Systemzentrum 14 (SysZ 14)
Tornado IDS
Tornado ECR
EF2000(T)

(overhaul of Tornado & EF2000)

Systemzentrum 14 (SysZ 14) is a subordinate of Waffensystemunterstützungszentrum 1 (WaSysUstgZ 1)

Kaufbeuren (ETSK)

RWY 02/20     POS 47°52'"N 010°37'"E     ELEV 2387 ft

Wing Aircraft Type(s) Badge
TAusbZLw Abt Süd
(Direct reporting unit)
Various
instructional
airframes

Three brand new A350 are delivered to the Luftwaffe in 2021 and 2022 and will be based at Köln-Bonn

(Köln-Bonn, October 2020, Anton van Ruiten)

Both A340s "Konrad Adenauer" and "Theodor Heuss" are based at Köln-Bonn but are expected in 2022 once the three new A350s are operational

(Eindhoven, August 2014, Niels Quist)

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) Badge
Flugbereitschaft des Bundesministeriums der Verteidigung (FBS BMVg)
(Kommando Einsatzverbände Luftwaffe)
A319
A321-200
A330MRTT
A340
A350
Global 5000
Global 6000
MMU
A330MRTT
Within the Air-to-Air Refuelling Initiative of the European Defence Agency several Nations have agreed to co-operate in a multinational Programme: The Multinational Multi Role Tanker Transport Unit, also known as MMU, operating 9 A330MRTT aircraft, based at both Eindhoven (NL) and Köln-Bonn

Laage (ETNL)

RWY 10/28     POS 53°55'07"N 012°16'49"E     ELEV 138 ft

Wing Aircraft Type(s) Badge
Taktisches Luftwaffengeschwader 73 (TLG73)
(Kommando Einsatzverbände Luftwaffe)
EF2000(T)

The mighty CH-53s are flying in Germany since 1969 already. Replacement has been announced: The German Air Force will purchase Chinooks.

(Fassberg, June 2015, Michiel van Herten)

Taktisches Luftwaffengeschwader 73 (TLG73) at Laage is one of the four wings equipped with the EF2000 Typhoon

(Air to Air, Jun 2020, Stefan Petersen)

Laupheim (ETHL)

RWY 03/21 (grass), 09/27, HEL     POS 48°13'12"N 009°54'37"E     ELEV 1766 ft

Wing Aircraft Type(s) Badge
Hubschraubergeschwader 64 (HSG64)
(Kommando Einsatzverbände Luftwaffe)
CH-53GA
CH-53GS
H145M LUH SOF

Lechfeld (ETSL)

RWY 03/21     POS 48°11'08"N 010°51'40"E     ELEV 1822 ft

Wing Aircraft Type(s) Badge
Diversion field
(Kommando Einsatzverbände Luftwaffe)
No aircraft assigned. Airfield acts as an diversion airbase in southern Germany.

NAS Pensacola (FL) (United States of America) (KNPA) Forrest Sherman Field

RWY 01/19, 07L/25R, 07R/25L     POS 30°21'12"N 087°19'05"W     ELEV 28ft

Wing Aircraft Type(s) Badge
Fliegerisches Ausbildungszentrum der Luftwaffe USA
(Kommando Einsatzverbände Luftwaffe)
No aircraft assigned

Neuburg (ETSN)

RWY 09/27     POS 48°42'40"N 011°12'41"E     ELEV 1249 ft

Wing Aircraft Type(s) Badge
Taktisches Luftwaffengeschwader 74 (TLG74)
(Kommando Einsatzverbände Luftwaffe)
EF2000(T)

Nörvenich (ETNN)

RWY 06/24     POS 50°49'52"N 006°39'29"E     ELEV 382 ft

Wing Aircraft Type(s) Badge
Taktisches Luftwaffengeschwader 31 (TLG31)
(Kommando Einsatzverbände Luftwaffe)
EF2000(T)

TLG51 at Schleswig-Jagel is the sole remaining recce unit in the German Air Force.

(Cambrai, 11 May 2011, John van Golen)

The Luftwaffe has 31 Eurofighter EF2000(T) two-seaters in their inventory. This one is allocated to TLG31 at Nörvenich

(Norvenich, August 2020, Manolito Jaarsma)

Schleswig (ETNS) Jagel

RWY 05/23     POS 54°27'34"N 009°30'59"E     ELEV 70 ft

Wing Aircraft Type(s) Badge
Taktisches Luftwaffengeschwader 51 (TLG51)
(Kommando Einsatzverbände Luftwaffe)
Tornado IDS
Tornado ECR
IAI Heron
The IAI Heron is leased and operates in and from Afghanistan.

Sheppard AFB/Wichita Falls Muni (TX) (KSPS)

RWY 15C/33C, 15L/33R, 15R/33L, 17/35     POS 33°59'20"N 098°29'31"W     ELEV 1019 ft

Wing Aircraft Type(s) Badge
Fliegerisches Ausbildungszentrum der Luftwaffe USA
(Kommando Einsatzverbände Luftwaffe)
no aircraft assigned

Wittmundhafen (ETNT)

RWY 08/26     POS 53°32'53"N 007°40'03"E     ELEV 26 ft

Wing Aircraft Type(s) Badge
Taktisches Luftwaffengeschwader 71 (TLG71)
(Kommando Einsatzverbände Luftwaffe)
EF2000
The unit recieved his squadron rights back at the 1st of July 2016.

The A400 has replaced all the C-160 Transall aircraft. Instead of having three transport bases, the A400s are all based at Wunstorf.

(Air to Air, September 2019, Hans Antonissen)

Wittmundhafen airbase is undergoing a large maintenance project forcing their TLG71 aircraft to be based at Large. January 2022, was the last chance to see them air their homebase for a while.

(Wittmundhafen, January 2022, Frank Noort)

Wunstorf (ETNW)

RWY 03/21, 08/26     POS 52°27'26"N 009°25'38"E     ELEV 187 ft

Wing Aircraft Type(s) Badge
Lufttransportgeschwader 62 (LTG62)
(Kommando Einsatzverbände Luftwaffe)
A-400M

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