Map of Schaffen-Diest military airfield published in 1931.
Jean-Pierre Lauwers Collection
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.
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.
A Belgian Air Force C-130H banks over Schaffen airfield (Sept. 2002)
Photo Serge Van Heertum/S.B.A.P.
Recent public satellite picture of Schaffen-Diest airfield.
Picture compiled by Laurent Heyligen
Last updated 10/06/12 07:55 Daniel Brackx