Main AWACS Operation Base of NATO


  • Buildings & Architecture
  • Airports


München (Hauptsitz/Headquarters)


Federal Republic of Germany


From 1979 to 1983

Project Activities

DORSCH CONSLJLT, as partner in a German consulting group, was responsible for the following tasks:

  • Redesign and extension of three aircraft maintenance hangars (120 m length, 20 m high, and 45 m wide)
  • Detailed engineering of two new hangars including architectural design, structural analysis, structural design and preparation of tender documents
  • Redesign of the complete air base utility system including power, telecommunications, water supply, drainage and fire fighting systems; redesign of runways,internal roads, parking facilities, perimeterfences, etc.
  • Construction supervision of all the above installations


Dorsch International Consultants GmbH

München (Hauptsitz/Headquarters)
Landsberger Str. 368
80687 München

Phone: +49 89 57970
Fax: +49 89 5797-800
E-Mail: info@dorsch.de

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The European operation base of the air-borne early warning computer system (AWACS) is designed for Boeing 707 aircraft with radar domes and comprises the following major facilities:

  • Runway
  • Aprons
  • Maintenance hangars
  • Washing hangars
  • Supply depot
  • Control tower
  • Fire station
  • Computer centre
  • Electronic shop