Country: Jordan Region: North East
Locale: Near highway 5 and 10 crossing
Latitude: 32° 9' 33" N Longitude: 37° 8' 54" E
Area use / Military Branches: Airbase
Prince Hassan airbase - H5 (OJHF)
H5 was a former pumping station in the oil pipeline Iraq - Haifa; this location had a landing strip used by RAF and Iraq Petroleum Company mail aircraft flying between Baghdad/Amman and Cairo.
The airbase was opened in 1969 and named after Jordanian prince El Hassan.
Fighter Weapons Instructor School
RJAF 9 Sq phased out (F-104A/B).
RJAF 6 Fighter Recce Sq and 17 Sq OCU (both F-5)
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