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Map with location of Durbe Seaplane Station
The history of the Cold War airfields: Durbe
by Bert Kondruss

General

Durbe is located in the southeast of Latvia. At the eastern shore of Durbe Lake (Durbes ezers) was a seaplane station. Today, the airfield is closed, some relics still exist.

During the Cold War

Usage

Seaplane base.

Overview

Durbe seaplane station, Latvia, on a US satellite image from 1975
Durbe seaplane station on a US satellite image from 1975 (Source: U.S. Geological Survey)

History

  • October 1957
    US agencies count no aircraft at the seaplane station.
    Source: /CIA/

Today

Usage

Closed.

Links

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