Country: Belgium Region: prov. Vlaams Brabant
Latitude: 51° 15' 0" N Longitude: 4° 45' 0" E
Area use / Military Branches: Closed
Zoersel (EBZR) near the town OostMalle has been built in the 1950's as a reserve NATO airfield. Its dimensions: about 200 ha. Although the airfield was never operational its infrastructure was irregularly used. In the 1970's and 80's the airfield was used in the "reforger" NATO-exercises and also in other local belgian armed forces exercises. The airfield was used by air cadets for glidertraining until 2007 as these trainings moved to Bertrix airfield.
Other (civilian) users: local airclubs, skydiving, testdriving on the rwy system.
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