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Airfield Festival/ Reservist's Day 2016

on 27. and 28. August 2016, 10 am – 6 pm

Fun and attractions for the whole family

Free admission

Programme

Bundeswehr Reserves Day (Berlin)

  • Berlin Reservist's Information vehicle
  • Reservist's Field Camp
  • Field Kitchen (serving traditional Pea Soup)

Verband der Reservisten, Landesgruppe Berlin

I.P.M.S. Germany Modelling Show in Berlin

  • Exhibitions with all kinds of scale models (all events in Hangar 5)

IPMS Deutschland

MHM Gatow Information Booth

  • Presentations about the museum’s re-design
  • Presentation of historical firefighting trucks (usually in depot)

 

Offers by the Museum’s Learning Department

  •  Make your own aircraft! – handicrafting with natural materials

 

Historical Aeroplanes on Static Display

Starts and Landings will take place dependent on weather and technical availability.
Signed in aircraft:

  • Cessna O-2A
  • Bücker 181
  • AN-2
  • CASA 1.131 (Bücker Bü 131 Jungmann)
  • Monsun
  • Bücker Bestmann 181 B-1
  • Bölkow 208 C Junior
  • Boing PT 17 Stearman
  • De Haviland DHC1 Chipmunk
  • Tiger Moth DH 82 A
  • Piper J3C
  • DO 28
  • DO 27
  • Piagio P 149
  • PA 18

Reservistenkameradschaft Flugdienst

Stage Programme

Saturday

  • 12:30 pm Welcoming Address and concert by
    Spandau brass orchestra
  • 2:00 pm Brandenburg Big Band
  • 3:30 pm Presentation of uniforms by reservists
  • 4:00 pm Uhr Brandenburg Big Band

Sunday

  • 11:00 am Pro C Dur (concert)
  • 12:30 pm Red Jax (concert)
  • 2:00 pm Pro C Dur (concert)
  • 3:00 pm Lachen & Helfen e.V.
  • 3:30 pm Red Jax (concert)

Open Depot

 Hangar 8 will be open on Saturday and Sunday, 10 am - 12 pm and 2 pm - 5 pm

Military Post Office

Apart of receiving the special edition Cachet stamp, all letters will be registered by an official field post date stamp.
As a special highlight, you can send postcards and letters (up to 50g) for free to German troups in missions abroad.

Disaster Management Exercise

Joint rescue exercise will be presended by the Technisches Hilfswerk (Federal Agency for Technical Relief) and DLRG (German Lifeguard Association) on Saturday and Sunday at 2 pm.

Information and Promotion Stands

  • Sail & Road
  • US Cars
  • Fast Tube (Formula student)
  • Lachen & Helfen e.V.
  • THW
  • Verkehrswacht
  • DLRG
  • AlliiertenMuseum Berlin
  • Alliierte in Berlin e.V.
  • Fort Hahneberg
  • techn. Museum Rechlin
  • Flugwelt Altenburg
  • Bundeswehr Sozialwerk
  • Bw Fuhrpark
  • Royal British Legion
  • Flying Group Gatow
  • Zoll
  • Polizei Abs. 23
  • Berliner Wassermobil
  • 501st Garrison
  • Amateurfunkgruppe GSK
  • St/FmKp PzGrenBrig 41
  • LLAufklKp 310 Seedorf
  • BwFeuerwehr Lehnin
  • SanRgt 1
  • FüUstgBtl 383

Miscellaneous

  • Offers for Kids (bouncing castle, face painting for kids, plastering hands, etc.)
  • BBQ, ice cream and drinks
  • and more…

Notice: European Heritage Days 2016

The German contribution to the European Heritage Days 2016 is taking place this year on 11 September 2016. Together with our neighbours, we will offer guided tour through the old Gatow Airfield
- by bus, starting in front of MHM Gatow tower building at 11 am, 1 pm, and 3 pm
- by bike, starting in front of MHM Gatow tower building at 10 am, 12 pm, and 2 pm (bring your own bike!)

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Review:
Airfield Festival/ Reservist's Day 2015 
5 / 6 September 2015, 10am – 6pm

Fun and attractions for the whole family.

  • Special field post office
  • Historical buses (only on Sunday)
  • Stage program with live music and presentations
  • Open aircrafts, cockpits depots
  • IPMS Model Exhibition
  • Landings of historic aircraft (AN2, Do27, Do28 ...)
  • Civil protection exercises and demonstrations
  • Comprehensive Services for Children (bouncy castle, face painting, crafts and learning stations)
  • Information and promotional stands
  • various catering stands


Free Admission

Militärhistorisches Museum Flugplatz Berlin-Gatow
Am Flugplatz Gatow 33, 14089 Berlin

 


Review:
Airfield Festival/ Reservist's Day 2014 
6 / 7 September 2014, 10am – 6pm

Militärhistorisches Museum Flugplatz Berlin-Gatow

Am Flugplatz Gatow 33, 14089 Berlin

Programme

Bundeswehr Reservist's Day (Berlin)

  • Berlin Reservist's Information vehicle
  • Reservist's Field Camp
  • Field Kitchen (serving traditional Pea Soup)

Verband der Reservisten, Landesgruppe Berlin

British Gatow Veterans' Lounge

Join us on the 20th anniversary of the handover of RAF Gatow from the Royal Air Force to the German Luftwaffe (7 September 1994):

  • The British Gatow Veterans’ Lounge serves as a meeting point for all former “Gatovians”
  • British and German refreshments are offered
  • British Veterans will offer, together with German guides, a free bus tour through the old RAF Station. The bus departs at the Lounge on Saturday at 12am, 2 pm, 3pm and 4pm; on Sunday at 1pm, 2pm and 3pm. Registration at the lounge; Reservation in advance is possible, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )

 

Guided tours in our temporary exhibitions

  • There will be guided tours through the current temporary exhibitions of the museum. Hours and places of departure will be announced within the next weeks

 

I.P.M.S. Germany Modelling Show in Berlin

  • Exhibitions with all kinds of scale models

(all events in Hangar 5)

IPMS Deutschland

Historical Aeroplanes Landing

  • Starts and landings are depending on weather and technical availability of the participating airplanes
  • The landings take place on Saturday 11 am to 1 pm
  • On Sunday the planes take off between 3 pm - 5 pm

Reservist's Flying service

Stage Programme

      • Saturday, 6.September
        • 12 noon show: artistic cycling 
        • 1 pm opening ceremony
        • 1.15 pm concert: Spandauer Blasorchester
        • 2.15 pm concert: Die SwingSchlampen
        • 4.30 pm show: SF Kladow / Kung Fu

      • Sunday, 7.September
        • 12 noon show: artistic cycling
        • 2.15 pm concert: Die SwingSchlampen
        • 4 pm concert: Blackshotsillypipers

 

Open Cockpits

The following airplanes can be visited:

      • Mil Mi 8S (VIP-Helicopter for Erich Honecker and Helmut Kohl)
      • C-160 Transall
      • Bell UH-1D
      • Noratlas

special: Heinkel He 111 is shown outside of the restauration hangar

 

Open Depots

      • Open Depots  
        Hangar 5: Jak-18, Pützer Elster, MiG-21 MF, G-41 Meteor, Do-28, Bücker Bü-181, Alouette II u.a.
        Hangar 8: Siebel Si-204 D, Mil Mi-1, various UAVs, Simulators, Museum Propulsion Collection, etc

 

Disaster Management Exercise

Exercise “traffic accident” by ASB Berlin, DLRG Berlin DRK and THW OVB Spandau

 ASB   DLRG  THW

Information and promotion stands

      • AlliiertenMuseum Berlin

      • historische Polizeifahrzeuge

      • Flying Group Gatow Berlin e.V.

      • Bund deutscher Fallschirmjäger

      • Fallschirmjägerverband Polen

      • Interessenverband Fallschirmjäger

      • Lachen & Helfen e.V.

      • Bw Fuhrpark

      • Alliierte in Berlin e.V.

      • Preussengilde

      • THW

      • Bundeswehr Feuerwehr Truppenübungsplatz Lehnin

      • DLRG

      • DRK Hundestaffel Reinickendorf

      • Heißluftballon

      • Familienbetreuungszentrum Berlin

      • DBwV

      • Bw-Sozialwerk

      • Fördergesellschaft DBwV

      • Verein zur Förderung der Luftfahrt Rechlin

      • Flugwelt Altenburg

      • Förderverein Rosinenbomber e. V.

 

Miscellaneous

      • Offers for kids (bouncing castle, etc)

      • BBQ and drinks

      • and more…

Förderverein des Luftwaffenmuseums e.V.

 


Notice: European Heritage Days 2014

The European Heritage Days 2014 are taking place this year on 14 September 2014. Since this year's Germany-wide theme is "colour", we will speak about aircraft camouflage, colour as protective coating, signal colours on airfields and much more. Guided tours as indicated in the linked programme.

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