Erding Air Base, Germany

Erding Air Depot

Historical approach charts

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN481920 E0115655 (WGS84) Google Maps
Elevation 1514 ft
Federal stateBayern (Bavaria)
Location indicatorDBED (USAF); DEED, EDSE, ETSE (Luftwaffe)
OperatorUS Air Force (USAF), Deutsche Luftwaffe

Erding is a former air base in Bavaria, Germany. After World War II it was used by the US Air Force, later by the German Air Force. Today the field is closed.

In the 1950s

NDB approach chart Erding Air Base, Germany 1953
NDB approach runway 26 (November 1953) (Source: US DoD)
Aerodrome chart chart Erding Air Base, Germany 1953
Aerodrome chart (November 1953) - At this time, the airfield is operated by the US Air Force (USAF) There is one runway - 08/26: length 1685 m, width 37 m (5530 feet x 120 feet). (Source: US DoD)

In the 1960s

NDB approach chart runway 26 Erding Air Base, Germany 1960
NDB approach runway 26 (October 1960) (Source: US DoD)

Index to the objects shown on the maps

Radio beacons:

  • Erding NDB "RD"
  • München NDB "DLM"

Air traffic control:

  • Erding Tower
  • Munich Approach Control


  • Altham, Dorfen, Freising, Haag, Langengeisling, Lern, Markt Schwaben, Moosburg an der Isar, St. Paul

Source for all maps, if not marked otherwise: US Department of Defense (US DoD)


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