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AVIONEWS at the 50 years of Lufttransportgeschwader 61 department (2): past and future
Erding , Germany - Waiting for NH-90 and A-400M helicopters
Past and future
During this first 50 years, the LTG61 has operated with various types of aircraft, of which we remember C-47 Dakota, Nord 2501 Noratlas, an exemplar preserved as "Gate guardian" inside the base, Piaggio P-149D, DO-27 and DO-28 Skyservant, Let L-410, to end with C-160D Transall and Bell UH-1D, which have joined the department respectively in 1969 and 1979.
If for the first group...
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