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December 21, 2016
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February 10, 1955
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Approved For Release 2008/06/24: CIA-RDP80-00810A006200140001-0 . `, "''~ CLASSIFICATION COUNTRY-- F?q+ rp-rmn"v . TOM Rpchi in-T.p.Prz Ai rfiplj. EVALUATION DATE OF CONTENT DATE OBTAINED REFERENCES _ .~ PAGES 1 - -ENCLOSURES e REMARKS REPOR i Information-- 1. Air activity.and aircraft observed at Rechlin-Laerz: ,irf_eld between 27 November 1954 and 6 January 1955: 25X1 27 November. There was no air activity. About 30 MiG-15s or U.=M4iG-15s were parked side-by-side about 300 meters southeast of the i:ip in the. fence in the flying lane along the Vietzen-Laerz road. Of throe aircraft 22 counted and another 8 estimated. About 15 swept-back jet fighters were seen along the eastern edge of the field. Only the rudder a3somblies of these aircraft could be definitely observed. 6 to "1f December. Air activity by 1 iG-15s was repeatedly observed from a large distance. Take-offs were repeatedly made in elements of two. The aircraft remained aloft about half an hour and landed individually. 6 January. No air activity was observed. About 20 MUG-158 or U-MG-153 were parked south of the main runway. 1 2. A Token-type radar set was observed 1 km east of the road intersection between the Rechlin,-Laerz and Vietzen-Retzow roads. 2 A board fence about 2.5 meters high surrounded the airfield.along the Viet!:en-Laerz road..The area of the field could only be observed from a cap in the fence in the direction of the runway. 3 1. ~omment. It is believed that Rechlin-Laerz airfield is still occupied 25X1 by a fighter division headquarters and two fighter regiments. Comment. The Token-type radar set on Blanksoll hill has previously Comment. The information on the board fence along the Vietzen-Laerz road. agrees with available records. 25X1 25X1 Approved For Release 2008/06/24: CIA-RDP80-00810A006200140001-0