Old Airport Rangsdorf

 
Old Airport Rangsdorf

This old Tower belongs to the old airport Rangsdorf near Berlin. The old airplanes from C.C. Bücker (Bü131, Bü134, Bü181, ..) where assembled in this hall from 1935 to 1945. In this time a lot of famous pilots started from Rangsdorf: Bernd Rosemeyer,Ernst Udet, Heinz Rühmann, Beate Uhse, Rudolf Hess and Claus Graf Schenk von Stauffenberg on 20.7.1944 in the attempt to kill Hitler. There is an interesting little book in german: Wietstruk, Siegfried: Flugplatz Rangsdorf bei Berlin, Verlag GVE, Berlin 2001.

Made in 2014 | Picture ID: 0066


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