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Aeronauticum is the official German maritime aircraft museum - located in Nordholz (close to Cuxhaven). The museum has a large collection of aircraft that has been used by the German Marine/Navy, among other places also in the adjacent Nordholz Naval Airbase. The name of the museum derives from Greek ὰήρ āēr which means "air" and ναυτική nautikē which means "navigation, Airmanship", i.e. "navigation of the air".


Aircraft exhibits at Aeronauticum
A former Marineflieger Breguet Atlantic 
A former Marineflieger Fouga Magister 
A view of the grounds and the Aeronauticum building 

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German Military Museums
Naval Aviation museums

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Coordinates: 53°46′30″N 8°38′20″E / 53.7751°N 8.6389°E / 53.7751; 8.6389