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Air Force Base Overberg

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AFB Overberg (IATA: OVG, ICAO: FAOB)[1] is an airbase of the South African Air Force and is the host of the 525 squadron and the Test Flight and Development Centre. It is placed under command of the Air Office in Pretoria, Gauteng.[2]

AFB Overberg

Air Force Base Overberg
Doppler overberg.jpg
Doppler radar tower at Air Force Base Overberg
Summary
Airport typeMilitary
OperatorSouth African Air Force
LocationBredasdorp, Western Cape, South Africa
Elevation AMSL52 ft / 16 m
Coordinates34°33′17″S 20°15′02″E / 34.55472°S 20.25056°E / -34.55472; 20.25056Coordinates: 34°33′17″S 20°15′02″E / 34.55472°S 20.25056°E / -34.55472; 20.25056
Websitewww.af.mil.za
Map
FAOB is located in Western Cape
FAOB
FAOB
Location in the Western Cape
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
10/28 6,926 2,111 Asphalt
17/35 10,220 3,115 Asphalt

The Denel Overberg Test Range uses the Overberg Air Force Base.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Airport information for FAOB at World Aero Data. Data current as of October 2006.
  2. ^ "Air Force Base Overberg". www.af.mil.za. Retrieved 24 August 2018.

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