Visit to Peenemünde

Expedition 9: V1 ramps
September 11, 2002

At the very northern point of Usedom there was a launch area with several launching ramps for testing the flying bomb Fieseler Fi 103 "V1".
The ramps are best reached by using the bus tour offered at the air field.

Remains of two launching ramps..
(compare with Expedition 14)

Third launch ramp, with lecture about the history of the V1 and the Luftwaffe's test site

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Text and photos: Copyright by F. Leuband
Updated  2003/12/27