Air Force Base Bloemspruit
|IATA: BFN – ICAO: FABL|
|Airport type||Public / Military|
|Operator||South African Air Force|
|Location||Bloemfontein, Free State, South Africa|
|Elevation AMSL||4,458 ft / 1,359 m|
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|Co-located with Bloemfontein Airport|
The base motto is Ex Unite Pax, (Peace Through Unity).
The unit is also responsible for maintaining the military airstrip at Vastrap, near Upington.
- 16 Squadron - Attack helicopter squadron
- 87 Helicopter Flying School - Helicopter training squadron
- 106 Squadron - Light transport reserve
- 107 Squadron - Light transport reserve
- 506 Squadron - Security services
- Non-directional beacon - BL380.0
- VHF omnidirectional range - BLV114.1
- Automatic Terminal Information Service - 126.45
- Airport information for FABL at World Aero Data. Data current as of October 2006.Source: DAFIF.
- AFB Bloemspruit Official Website
- Airport information for BFN at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective Oct. 2006).
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