Historical radio beacons

For historical information only, do not use for navigation or aviation purposes!

This pages list historical aeronautical radio beacons by country.

Belgium

Eureka beacons

Denmark

Radio beacons in the 1950s
Eureka beacons

Germany (Deutschland)

Old Federal Republic of Germany

Radio beacons in 1958/59
Eureka beacons

Former East Germany (GDR)

Non-directional beacons (NDB) in the 1950s
Non-directional beacons (NDB) in the 1960s
Non-directional beacons (NDB) in the 1980s
RSBN radio beacons

Finland

Radio beacons in the 1950s

France

Radio beacons in the 1950s

United Kingdom

Radio beacons in the mid 1950s

Republic of Ireland

Radio beacons in the 1950s

Iceland

Radio beacons in the 1950s

Italy

Radio beacons in the 1950s

Netherlands

Radio beacons in the 1950s
Eureka beacons

Norway

Radio beacons in the mid 1950s
Radio beacons in 1960

Austria

Radio beacons in the 1950s

Portugal

Radio beacons in the 1950s

Sweden

Radio beacons in the 1950s

Additional information

Försvarets Historiska Telesamlingar / Flygvapnet
Detailed information about navigation and radar systems of the Swedish Air Force (Swedish).
http://fht.nu/fv_index.html
Radio och pejl för navigering inom flyget - Historik
History of radio beacons, especially in Sweden. With many historical maps and photos.
http://www.justus2.se/flyg/radiofyrar/ra_fyrar.htm

Switzerland

Radio beacons in the 1950s

Spain

Radio beacons in the 1950s

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