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301st BG (H), Mission 329, Flak-Tower, Vienna

301st BG (H), Mission 329, Flak-Tower, Vienna

23 Aug 1944

STRATEGIC OPERATIONS (Fifteenth Air Force):
In Austria, 472 B-24s and B-17s supported by P-51s and P-38s bomb the S industrial area of Vienna, the Wiener-Neudorf aircraft engine factory, Vosendorf oil refinery, and Markersdorf Airfield, and attack targets at Ferrara, Italy, missing a river bridge but hitting a synthetic rubber factory.

Flak-Tow...
Rating of 311/29/20051,050Google Earth Logo
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Vienna Flak-Towers

Vienna Flak-Towers

Flak towers (German: Flakturm) were large AA gun blockhouses used by the Luftwaffe to prevent overflights of key areas in certain cities in World War II. They also served as air-raid shelters for tens of thousands of people and to coordinate air defence. With concrete walls up to 3.5m thick these towers were considered to be invulnerable to attack with the usual ordnance carried by Allied bombe...
Rating of 411/23/2005919Google Earth Logo
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Remaining guard towers around Berlin

Remaining guard towers around Berlin

Around Berlin 6 of 302 guard towers from the Berlin Wall are stll there.
1 was placed on top of another building on Mühlenstrasse to have a better view over the area.

In this file they are located with a photo of them.

http://www.berlin.de/mauer/index.de.html

No rating yet11/04/20071,182Google Earth Logo
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Gasometer towers-vienna

Gasometer towers-vienna

the gasometer towers in vienna, a few years ago a famous place for techno events, now used for shopping and habitation
Rating of 3.511/04/2005408Google Earth Logo
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Hamburgs air shelter and AA-Towers

Hamburgs air shelter and AA-Towers

Here are some of the remaining air protection shelter and the 2 anti-aircraft-towers in Hamburg.
Rating of 412/28/2005808Google Earth Logo
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Wien IV (Vienna - Overlay)

Wien IV (Vienna - Overlay)

The bombs dropped on February 21st 1945 missed its target, the Suedbahnhof (Southern Central Station). The quay near Ausstellungsstrasse were hit.

The bombers overrun the initialpoint Michelbach and raninto the flak at Moosbierbaum. The second part of the formation didn't trust the curse correction of the leading first formation and left formation. The first section had the corre...
Rating of 308/13/2005694Google Earth Logo
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Wien III (Vienna - Overlay)

Wien III (Vienna - Overlay)

Attack on the Südbahnhof (southern central station) on February 19th 1945. The impacts are in the Verschubgelaende (area where trains are shifted, don't know English word) between Gudrunstrasse and Arsenal also in the housing area near Gudrunstrasse/Laxenburgerstrasse.

Only 14 of the 24 bombers dropped the bombs over the primary target, the leader dropped them over secondary targ...
No rating yet08/13/2005717Google Earth Logo
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Niki Airbus A320 at Hamburg Airport

Niki Airbus A320 at Hamburg Airport

The former airline by former Austrian Formula One Champion Niki Lauda. Today it's owned by Air Berlin.

This was the old colour sceme. Today it has the Air Berlin sceme with Niki on it.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Niki_(airline)
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Wien II (Vienna - Overlay)

Wien II (Vienna - Overlay)

On December 11th 1944 several Bombardment Groups attacked the train station Matzleinsdorf before the 461st approached. Thick clouds of smoke are covering the 10. Bezirk.

Heavy flak fire caused severe damage on 14 of 24 bombers, the bombs of the 461st were dropped too short.
Rating of 508/13/2005613Google Earth Logo
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461st BG (H), Mission 13, Bad Voslau Airdrome

461st BG (H), Mission 13, Bad Voslau Airdrome

23 April 1944

When the crew members learned at briefing that they were to attack their first target in the Vienna Area, they fully realized that they were now in the big time. Before our Group hit its target the 304th Wing had performed an outstanding job in practically demolishing the buildings at the Airdrome. Uncovering the three flights of each Section in approaching the targ...
No rating yet01/22/2009630Google Earth Logo
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De Redin Towers, Malta

De Redin Towers, Malta

The De Redin towers are a series of small fortified watch towers on the island of Malta.

They were built by the Knights of Malta.

Thirteen were built under the auspices of Grand Master Fra Martin de Redin. Though they are usually known as De Redin towers, towers to a similar design were built under his predecessor Grand Master Fra Juan de Lascaris-Castellar.
No rating yet10/12/2006783Google Earth Logo
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The Towers of Bologna

The Towers of Bologna

The Two Towers are among the city's most recognisable landmarks. In the 12th and 13th centuries, the noble families of Bologna raised over 100 towers across the city. Of the 20 that survive today, the Asinelli and the Garisenda towers are Bologna's most famous and they situated at the end of Via Rizzoli. paolo.tritto@gmail.com


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