Liepas: Airfield

Liepa (Liepas pagasts)

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CoordinatesN572318 E0253041 (WGS84) Google Maps
Map with location of Liepas Airfield
The history of the Cold War airfields: Liepas
by Bert Kondruss

General

Liepas is located in the northeast of Latvia. During the Cold War, there was a military auxiliary airfield. Today, the airfield is closed.

During the Cold War

Usage

Auxiliary airfield?

Situation

Liepas Airfield on a map of the US Department of Defense from 1973 - (ONC D-3 (1973), Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection, University of Texas at Austin /PCL MC/)

Runways

  • 16/34: 2300 m Grass

Units

Occupation by Soviet units (courtesy of "Unter dem Radar"):
  • Fighter Regiment (MiG-17)?

Today

Usage

Closed.
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