Istres Le Tubé Air Base

Base aérienne 125 Istres-Le Tubé (B.A. 125)

Historical approach and aerodrome charts

Cartes d'approche / d'atterrissage historiques

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!
CoordinatesN433132 E0045520 (WGS84) Google Maps
Location indicatorLFMI
Map with location of Istres Le Tubé Air Base airfield, France

In the 1950s

Range approach chart Istres Le Tubé Air Base, France 1951
Range approach (November 1951) (Source: US DoD)
Map Istres Le Tubé Air Base, France 1951
Airfield map (November 1951) - There are two runways - 158/338: length 3289 m, width 60 m (10790 feet x 197 feet) paved, 158/338: length 1999 m, width 60 m (6560 feet x 197 feet) unpaved. (Source: US DoD)

Index to the objects shown on the maps

Aerodromes / Aérodromes:

  • Etang (Pond) de Vaine Seaplane Base, Istres Le Tubé, Salon, Salon-la-Jasse, Marseille Marignane, Marseille Marignane Seaplane Base

Airspace / Espace aérien:

  • Caution area, Danger area

Radio beacons / Radiophares aéronautiques:

  • Istres Range "LT", Eureka, BABS
  • Marignane NDB "MN", "FNM5"

Air traffic control / Contrôle de la circulation aérienne:

  • Istres Tower


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


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