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February 9, 1950
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Vor Release. 2000/06/08: CIA-RDP82-00457R004200420008-5 CLASSIFICATION . ; ..T/ccI Ta us Ox ~Cl. u c," y 25X1 A CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY REPORT NO. INFORMATION REPORT CD NO. COUNTRY UaSR (White 1ussian 331() DATE DISTR. 9 Feb. 1950 SUBJECT Airfield north of Itobrin NO. OF PAGES 2 25X1A T0 CIA LIBRARY RETURN NO. OF ENCLS. (LISTED GELOW) 25X1A 25X1A 25X1X 25X1X 25X1X d ~,2 jUN 1978 - , 'DIAL ---=---- ~..~--------- Approved For Relea?(r ' 6/08: CIA-RDP 2-00457R004200420008-5 25X1X SUPPLEMENT TO REPORT NO. ALL, ust to October 1948 I., she airfield, about .Smile north of KOBhi N (24022' E/ a2o12 ?N) , thi.te Russian SSR, was about 10,000 f oat square. It was bor- dered by a field path parallel to the railroad line on the south, the MINSK-BHEST tar road on the caste and by rrzeadowa and fields on the north and west. 2. An E -VV concrete runway was in they center of the field Some canton: ant buildings and tool sheds were on the eastern edge of the field, but there were no hangars. 3. The field was occupied by 80 to 100 single-engine planes. Recording to fellow ,PGs, abcu t 40 of these were turbotot f'3 hter:2 . 4. 1 "here was clay and night flying: of form?+ti ens of from 3 to 30 aircraft.. Summer to October 1948 a. 1o, hangars or buildings were observed on the northern border of the t ou'n of KOBR_T N Q 6. The field was occupied by 20 to 30 aircraft, includin,:r jet fighters and twinaei glue pl, nes < Fl yinialelost exclusi~vel.y take-off and landing p'racticp , was occasionally performed. The jet fighters flew individually. L STALE NAVY X1 MRS DISTRIBUTION x NR X FBI ARMY # _J_.J I I (~ 1 L 4 ac's ASSIFICATION '"r/COI]T OL-US A iC~ FJY,X C Approved For Release 2000/06/08 : CIA-RDP82-00457R004200420008-5 -CONTI OL/US Oki ICIALS OL Y 25X1A CENTRAL. IN' liLLIG iM i GNC Y .2 25X1X ?','arch 1946 to October 1948 7, An airfield was located north of the KOBRTN railroad station and the BREST railroad line, on the xzorthh pest border of KOBRhN.' many turbojet fiFrhters were stationed at the field and were test-f1ovn there. Accordincr to Soviet civilians, most of the turbojet fighters were transferred to the far east in the surnaer of 1948. 25X1A sae 25X1 A - -COIITL OL/t3S OF-e1CIALS ONLY Approved For Release 2000/06/08 : CIA-RDP82-00457R004200420008-5