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Langenhagen - Hannover, Germany

Target Category: Airfield -  
The construction of the airfield began in 1935. During the war, Focke-Wulf produced the high-altitude TA 154 here. The airfield suffered heavy damage from bombing raids in the summer of 1944. After the war it was occupied by Canadian forces. In 1952, it began civilian operations as the airport of Hannover. Some of the original buildings still exist. http://www.fliegerhorste.de/langenhagen.htm
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MISSIONS TO TARGET - Click on date to open a new browser tab
1944-02-21 B228
1944-04-08 8th AF 291
1944-08-05 8th AF 519, 520, 521
1944-08-24 8th AF 568