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Target: GROSSOSTHEIM GERMANY Airfield (60 aircraft) - (49.9347, 9.0347)

Construction of the airport began in 1936 with extensive clearing of woodland. The building were made to appear like a farm. Aircraft from here took part in the Battle of France. After the victory in France, the flying units were withdrawn and only glider took place place. In 1944 transport aircraft were base here which supplied the Atlantic ports. It was captured 27 March 1945 by US forces. Today the area is completely built over with house, business and industry.



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