Jean-Pierre Lauwers Collection
Map of 1932 showing detailed surroundings of Bierset Awans military airfield.
Daniel Brackx Collection
Aerial photograph of Bierset/Awans military airfield taken on 26 August 1927 from a Nieuport 94. The buildings were finished only five years earlier
Bierset seen from the air at 10h30 on 28 April 1928 by pilot Adjudant Dehoux and observer Capt. Ferrant.
Peter Taghon Collection.
Some years later, the De Havilland DH.9's of 1/III/2Aé and 3/III/2Aé have given way for the Breguet XIX and trees start to flourish up the barracks.
Picture compiled by Daniel Brackx
Public satellite picture of Bierset airbase (left of runway) and airport (right of runway).
Last updated 10/06/12 07:55 Daniel Brackx