The history of the Cold War airfields: Karlovy Vary by Bert Kondruss
During the Cold War
Regional airport; reserve airfield?
Karlovy Vary Airport on a map of the US Department of Defense from 1972 (Source: ONC E-2 (1972), Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection, University of Texas at Austin)
Karlovy Vary Airport on a US satellite image from 16 May 1979 - The airport has parking areas at both ends of the taxiway, which are characteristical for Czechoslovak reserve airports. (Source: U.S. Geological Survey)