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The Vilshofen airfield is the airfield of the Lower Bavarian city of Vilshofen in the district of Passau. It is operated by the "Zweckverband Verkehrslandeplatz Passau-Vilshofen".
In 1956 the Luftsportverein Vilshofen e. V. concluded the lease agreement for the airfield site. In the same year the first hangar was built. In 1957 it was approved as a flying site and construction of hangar I began, which is still in operation today. In 1961 the aircraft hangar II was built and airmen from Passau were given the right to host as the airfield there was closed. In 1963 the aircraft hangar III with flight control was put into operation. In 1964 the airfield became a public airfield. Since 2004, the Vilshofener Flugplatz has been the base of the Bavarian Air Rescue Unit. V.The Vilshofen Airport Hall Festival takes place regularly on the site of the airfield.
June 18, 2021
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