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  • Wunstorf Air Base
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    Wunstorf Air Base

    Wunstorf Air Base is a German Air Force military air base, located 6 km south-southwest of Neustadt am Rübenberge in Lower Saxony, Germany. Wunstorf Air Base is the home to Air Transport Wing 62 (Lufttransportgeschwader 62). It flies the C-160D Transall transport aircraft.


    The airfield was originally opened in 1936 for the National Socialist Luftwaffe. During the Second World War, it was seized by the British Army on 7 April 1945, in a fierce battle by elements of the 5th Parachute Brigade, 6th Airborne Division. During the battle, in which the 13th Battalion was also engaged, the 7th (Light Infantry) Parachute Battalion lost 6 killed, and 21 wounded, most from the initial ambush of the four leading trucks of B Company. The airfield was captured with 19 ME 109s, 4 FW 190s, 2 JU 88s, 2 JU 52s and much other valuable equipment.

    After the battle, the base was taken over by the Royal Air Force and designated as Advanced Landing Ground B-116 Wunstorf.

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Wunstorf Overview

It is situated approx. 22 km west of Hanover. The following localities belong to the city of Wunstorf: Blumenau (with Liethe), Bokeloh, Grossenheidorn, Idensen (with Idensermoor and Niengraben), Klein Heidorn, Kolenfeld, Luthe, Mesmerode, Steinhude, Wunstorf.

Things to See in Wunstorf

Evangelische Stiftskirche St. Cosmas and Damian

Stadtkirche St. Bartholomaei



Ehemalige Abtei





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More about the History of Wunstorf

Wunstorf received its town charter in 1261.

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Wunstorf is a town in the district of Hanover, in Lower Saxony, Germany.

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