Flight BAL 13

 

Hamburg to Lake Havelsee

Short Sunderland Flying Boat

 

If you haven’t printed the Traffic Patterns Map yet, do it now.

 

Pull away from the dock and take off to the West.  Make a climbing turn to the left

to 120 degrees and fly direct to Dannenberg 385.0.  Your assigned altitude is 4,500’ Traffic

to Gatow is above you: C-47’s at 5,000’ , Yorks at 5,500’ and C-54’s at 6,000’

Crusing Speed is 153 knots.  Fly direct to Frohnau NDB.  Plan your descent

to pass over the NDB at 2,000’, then turn right to 205 degrees.  Pass over Tegel at

1,500’ and continue to Lake Havelsee (adjacent to Gatow) via Pichelswerder.  Land from the north

and do not pass south of the dock. Traffic to Gatow passes over the lake at 500’

 

 

From

To

Frequency

Heading

Distance

Hamburg

Dannenberg DZ

294.0

121 deg

55 nm

Dannenberg

Frohnau FO

340.0

109 deg

84 nm

Frohnau

Pichelswerde PCW

315.0

205 deg

8 nm

Pichelswerde

Lake Havelsee HVL

382.0

193 deg

2 nm

 

 

Lake Havelsee to Hamburg

 

Pull away from the dock and take off toward the south, passing below the Gatow RW26 approach before lifting off..  Level off at 1,000’ and fly direct to Wansee, then 270deg for 5nm and 360deg for 17nm until past the Frohnau 340.0 110deg bearing.   Maintain 1,000’ until reacing the Frohnau 110 deg bearing.  You will be passing beneath outbound traffic from Templehoff, Gatow and Tegel.  And beneath inbound traffic to Frohnua.   At the Frohnau 112deg bearing turn left to 300deg and climb to your assigned altitude of 4,000’.  Cruising Speed is 153 knots.   Caution!  You are using the northern edge of the northern corridor.  Altitudes 4,500’ and up are used by Eastbound flights, although if  everyone is on course they should be south of you.  Check your bearing to Restorf  RES 420.0 to make sure it is off to your left. 

 

From

To

Frequency

Heading

Distance

Lake Havelsee

Wansee WZ

bearing 110

308.0

200

4 nm

Wansee

5nm West

 

270

5 nm

 

17 nm North

 

360

17 nm

Frohnau 112 bearing

Luneburg LUN 180 bearing

285.0

300

104 nm

Luneburg 180 bearing

Hamburg SeaBase HSB

350.0

278

25 nm

 

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