Schaffen-Diest

 

Map of Schaffen-Diest military airfield published in 1931.

Jean-Pierre Lauwers Collection

 

Schaffen Airfield

 

At the outbreak of the war Schaffen airfield housed Nos 1 (Gladiator) and 2 (Hurricane) squadrons of the Ist group of the 2nd Regiment Ať.

Archive KLM/MRA

 

Schaffen - Diest

Aerial picture of the military airfield of Schaffen-Diest taken on 4 October 1939 by a German reconnaissance plane.

Mike Terlinden Collection

 

 

Schaffen in the early fifties. Note the Airspeed Horsa glider at the left.

 

Schaffen + C-130H September 2002

A Belgian Air Force C-130H banks over Schaffen airfield (Sept. 2002)

Photo Serge Van Heertum/S.B.A.P.

 

Schaffen-Diest airfield

 

Recent public satellite picture of Schaffen-Diest airfield.

Picture compiled by Laurent Heyligen

 

 

 

 

 

 

Last updated 10/06/12 07:55   Daniel Brackx

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