Monday, 24 June 2013

Deutsche Versuchsanstalt für Luftfahrt (DVL), Berlin-Adlershof, 1936, Part 4

Selected images of new facilities of the Deutsche Versuchsanstalt für Luftfahrt (DVL) [German Research Institute for Aviation] in Berlin-Adlershof, originally published in Moderne Bauformen - Monatshefte für Architektur und Raumkunst [Modern Construction Design - Monthly Magazine For Architecture And Interior Art], volume XXXV, issue no. 10, October 1936, Julius Hoffmann Verlag, Stuttgart, Germany.

Top: front view of the large DVL aircraft hangar at Berlin-Adlershof. The multi-storey extensions on each side of the building housed offices.

Centre: magnified detail view of the above photo, showing Focke-Wulf A 17 D-UBOT (left) and, barely visible, Junkers Ju 160 B-0 D-UBON, Werknummer 4217 (right).

Bottom: rear view of the same hangar. The low, multi-window extension visible along both sides and rear of the hangar contained repair workshops. (Additional aircraft identity confirmation courtesy of the LEMB Stammkennzeichen Database Project)

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